Baseball game, Squirrel Island, early 1900s

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Baseball game, Squirrel Island, early 1900s

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Squirrel Island residents enjoy a baseball game pitting their own island team against a mainland team from the Boothbay area.

The wooden bleachers along the first base line were erected in the late 1890s, a gift of Albert H. Davenport, and were torn down around the time of the first World War.

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About This Item

  • Title: Baseball game, Squirrel Island, early 1900s
  • Creator: McDougall
  • Creation Date: circa 1900
  • Subject Date: circa 1900
  • Local Name: Squirrel Island
  • Town: Southport
  • County: Lincoln
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 8.5 cm x 13.5 cm
  • Local Code: PC 1, #4
  • Collection: Raymond W. Stanley Collection
  • Object Type: Image

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Stanley Museum
street: 40 School Street, mailing: PO BOX 77, Kingfield, ME 04947
(207) 265-2729

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