Campground, Mount Desert Island, ca. 1935

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Campground, Mount Desert Island, ca. 1935

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The caption reads, "Public Camp grounds, Bar Harbor, Maine." This advertising postcard might be showing an image of one of the two Acadia National Park-owned campgrounds: Blackwoods or Seawall. Beginning in 1933, the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) built the two campgrounds.

The Tichnor Brothers printing company published this type of postcard circa 1930-1945.

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  • Title: Campground, Mount Desert Island, ca. 1935
  • Creator: Tichnor Bros., Inc.
  • Creation Date: circa 1935
  • Subject Date: circa 1935
  • Locations:
    • Bangor, Hancock County, ME
    • Hancock County, ME
  • Media: Linen texture postcard
  • Dimensions: 9 cm x 14 cm
  • Collection: The Tichnor Brothers Collection
  • Object Type: Text and Image

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