Atlantic House, Rockland, ca. 1875

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Atlantic House, Rockland, ca. 1875

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The image shows the Atlantic House at 5 South Street in the south end of Rockland. There are four people in the foreground.

The house was built by shipbuilder Francis W. Rhoades and served as a boarding house for shipyard workers. This building was painted by Edward Hopper in 1926 and titled "Haunted House."

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About This Item

  • Title: Atlantic House, Rockland, ca. 1875
  • Creator: Armbrust, James P.
  • Creation Date: circa 1875
  • Subject Date: circa 1875
  • Local Name: South End
  • Town: Rockland
  • County: Knox
  • State: ME
  • Media: Stereograph
  • Dimensions: 11.5 cm x 18 cm
  • Local Code: 2010.4.104
  • Collection: Stereo Views
  • Object Type: Image

For more information about this item, contact:

Rockland Historical Society
P.O. Box 1331, 80 Union Street, Rockland, ME 04841
(207) 594-6193

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