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Charles Woodbury, Ogunquit, 1937

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Charles Woodbury, Ogunquit, 1937 / Maine Historical Society

<strong>Chapter 9, page 267.</strong>

Charles Herbert Woodbury (1864-1940) was a well-known American artist who played a significant role in making the small fishing village of Ogunquit a popular art colony.

In 1898 he established an art school that brought many important American artisits to live and work in Ogunquit. Woodbury is shown in this 1937 black and white photograph, with a portrait of himself in the background.