Bluehill Light Infantry Back Pack, Blue Hill, ca. 1812

Contributed by Jonathan Fisher Memorial, Inc.


Painted and stenciled canvas made by Jonathan Fisher for sale to local militiamen during the War of 1812. This is an example of one of the many ways he used his talents to support his family. At the time this was made the town name was spelled as a single word - Bluehill.

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  • Title: Bluehill Light Infantry Back Pack, Blue Hill, ca. 1812
  • Creator: Jonathan Fisher
  • Creation Date: circa 1812
  • Subject Date: circa 1812
  • Location: Blue Hill, Hancock County, ME
  • Media: Canvas with paint
  • Object Type: Physical Object

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Jonathan Fisher Memorial, Inc.
44 Miles Road, Blue Hill, ME 04614
(207) 374-2459

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