Contributed by Great Cranberry Island Historical Society
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This tintype photograph shows Abigail Cobb Hadlock Spurling Preble (1808-1874) of Great Cranberry Island not long before her death in 1874. For a long time, this was the only known portrait of Abigail. She was the third mistress of the Preble House and mother of nine children.
About This Item
- Title: Abigail Cobb Hadlock Spurling Preble, ca. 1870
- Creation Date: circa 1870
- Subject Date: circa 1870
- Local Name: Great Cranberry Island
- Town: Cranberry Isles
- County: Hancock
- State: ME
- Media: Tintype
- Dimensions: 5.08 cm x 3.81 cm
- Collection: Louise Marr
- Object Type: Image
For more information about this item, contact:Great Cranberry Island Historical Society
PO Box 12, Cranberry Isles, ME 04625
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