Barter's Island school, Boothbay, ca. 1890

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Barter's Island school, Boothbay, ca. 1890

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Students at Boothbay's school #11, on Barter's Island, lined up with their teacher for their school picture in this ca. 1890 photograph.

In 1975, many of them were identified by one of the (then grown) children in the photograph.

Front row, left to right: Annabell Barter Harrington, Essie Sudds Barter, Laura Pinkham Clisby, unidentified, Edith Langdon, Susie Dunton Lewis, and unidentified.

Second row, left to right: Elbridge Stone, Thelston Barter, Mansfield Toole, ? Barter, Lafayette "Leafy" Barter, Frank Dunton, Fred Macauley, Lizzie Barter, Lizzie Stover Lewis, Annie Barter, Inez Greenleaf, Flora Stover, Bertha Day Greenleaf, Lillian Barter Page, Ettie Barter McGinnis, Julie Stone

Third row, left to right: Ellery Macauley, Wilson Barter, Actor Abbott, Truman McGinnis, Carrie Jewett (teacher), Everett Abbott, Freemont Abbott, Milton Barter, Herbert Barter, Perley Greenleaf, Percy Day, Lyndon Roberts, Charles Abbott, Alex Barter

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About This Item

  • Title: Barter's Island school, Boothbay, ca. 1890
  • Creator: McDougall, F. H.
  • Creation Date: circa 1890
  • Subject Date: circa 1890
  • Local Name: Barter's Island
  • Town: Boothbay
  • County: Lincoln
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 19 cm x 23.6 cm
  • Object Type: Image

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

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