Northeast Harbor Main Street, ca. 1905

Contributed by Great Harbor Maritime Museum

Northeast Harbor Main Street, ca. 1905

This record was added to Maine Memory Network through the efforts of a student. More info about student projects.


Horse drawn carriage in front of Herrick Livery, and what was known as the Sylvester Brown Block. The gambrel-roofed building to the far right of the picture is the Gaynor Hotel, which burned "suspiciously" in 1910. This photograph was taken between 1905, when electricity came to town, and 1910, when the Gaynor burned.
Prior to the Herrick Livery being on Main Street, it was located next to the Union Church where it served as a school. In this picture, the bell tower is still on top of the old school. See item number 21074 for the bell from the school.

View/Add Comments

About This Item

  • Title: Northeast Harbor Main Street, ca. 1905
  • Creation Date: circa 1905
  • Subject Date: circa 1905
  • Locations:
    • Northeast Harbor, Mount Desert, Hancock County, ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 15 cm x 20 cm
  • Object Type: Image

Cross Reference Searches

Standardized Subject Headings

Other Keywords

For more information about this item, contact:

Great Harbor Maritime Museum
124 Main St, PO Box 145, Northeast Harbor, ME 04662
(207) 276-5262

The copyright and related rights status of this item have not been evaluated. Please contact the contributing repository for more information.

How to cite content on this site

Please post your comment below to share with others. If you'd like to privately share a comment or correction with MMN staff, please send us a message with this link.