Winter scene in Boothbay Harbor, ca. 1920

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Winter scene in Boothbay Harbor, ca. 1920

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Description

Although automobiles were becoming common by 1920, horses or oxen were required for moving heavy objects like this log, being pulled through the center of town on a snowy Townsend Avenue, probably bound for the Atlantic Coast Company (a couple of blocks away), builder of large schooners.

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About This Item

  • Title: Winter scene in Boothbay Harbor, ca. 1920
  • Creation Date: circa 1920
  • Subject Date: circa 1920
  • Local Name: Townsend Avenue
  • Town: Boothbay Harbor
  • County: Lincoln
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 8.75 cm x 13.75 cm
  • Object Type: Image

For more information about this item, contact:

Boothbay Region Historical Society
PO Box 272, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538
(207) 633-0820
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