Town of Dixfield seal, 1988

Contributed by Dixfield Historical Society

Description

This image shows the original artwork from which the official Town of Dixfield Seal was developed. This representation of the Town of Dixfield was drawn by Letty Ellingwood and evolved into the official town seal. Shown are the Sugarloaves Mountain, Bull Rock, Webb River and Valley, moose, and wildlife. Dixfield's mascot is a moose named Bull Rock, and its motto is "We Strive."

Letty L. Ellingwood (1910-1993) was born in Paris, Maine, made her home in Dixfield with her husband Perley Ellingwood, taught art, sang in the Dixfield Congregational Church Choir, and was a well-known Dixfield citizen.

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About This Item

  • Title: Town of Dixfield seal, 1988
  • Creation Date: circa 1988
  • Subject Date: circa 1988
  • Town: Dixfield
  • County: Oxford
  • State: ME
  • Media: Colored pencil drawing on paper
  • Dimensions: 34 cm x 34 cm
  • Local Code: 2013-40
  • Collection: Courtesy Town of Dixfield
  • Object Type: Physical Object

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For more information about this item, contact:

Dixfield Historical Society
59 Main Street, PO Box 182, Dixfield, ME 04224
(207) 562-7595

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