Roadside configuration of Route 3, Northeast Harbor, ca. 1955

Contributed by Mount Desert Island Historical Society

Description

Charles K. Savage took this photograph of route 3 in Northeast Harbor. Savage worked to get the community to repair and install sidewalks, to put up an attractive fence that would allow for a view to Northeast Harbor, and proper curbing.

Savage was a community activist during the post-World War II period with an interest in maintaining the rural character and native beauty of Mount Desert Island. This scene is an example of a roadside improvement that he was instrumental in obtaining.

View/Add Comments


About This Item

  • Title: Roadside configuration of Route 3, Northeast Harbor, ca. 1955
  • Creator: Charles Kenneth Savage
  • Creation Date: circa 1955
  • Subject Date: circa 1955
  • Location: Mount Desert, Hancock County, ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Collection: Private collection
  • Object Type: Image

Cross Reference Searches

Standardized Subject Headings

People

Other Keywords


For more information about this item, contact:

Mount Desert Island Historical Society
PO Box 653, 353 Sound Drive, Mount Desert, ME 04660
(207) 276-9323
Website

This Item is protected by copyright and/or related rights. No Permission is required to use the low-resolution watermarked image for educational use, or as allowed by the applicable copyright. For all other uses, permission is required.

How to cite content on this site


Please post your comment below to share with others. If you'd like to privately share a comment or correction with MMN staff, please send us a message with this link.