Governor Abner Coburn, ca. 1880

Contributed by Skowhegan History House


Governor Coburn was a great benefactor to the town of Skowhegan. In partnership with his brother, Philander, he operated a land and timber business under the name, A&P Coburn. After their deaths, the Coburn brothers left many assets to their community, including Coburn Park, the new courthouse and the Skowhegan Free Public Library.

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  • Title: Governor Abner Coburn, ca. 1880
  • Creation Date: circa 1880
  • Subject Date: circa 1880
  • Location: Skowhegan, Somerset County, ME
  • Media: Small Cabinet Print
  • Local Code: 12717_HH
  • Object Type: Image

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Skowhegan History House
66 Elm Street, PO Box 832, Skowhegan, ME 04976
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