Contributed by Strong Historical Society
A year long celebration of the Strong Bicentennial took place in 2001. The Strong Bicentennial Committee planned, organized and orchestrated events and activities occurring over the whole year. A pictorial book was published entitled "Strong, Maine 1801-2001 Bicentennial" with photos of different eras of Strong's history.
The Bicentennial Logo was drawn by Ralph Copeland, a local artist. The logo depicts a few significant points in the heritage of Strong including: a Native American origin, the narrow gauge railroad, logging, hunting, fishing, blueberries and pine trees.
About This Item
- Title: Strong Bicentennial Logo, Strong, 2001
- Creator: Ralph Copeland
- Creation Date: 2001
- Subject Date: 2001
- Location: Strong, Franklin County, ME
- Media: Ink on paper
- Dimensions: 27.9 cm x 35.5 cm
- Local Code: 07.10.243.03
- Object Type: Physical Object
Cross Reference Searches
Standardized Subject Headings
- Strong (Me.)--Centennial celebrations, etc.
- Centennial celebrations--Maine--Strong
- Signs and symbols
- Logos (Symbols)
- Indians of North America--Maine
- Narrow gauge railroads--Maine--Strong
For more information about this item, contact:Strong Historical Society
PO Box 133, Strong, ME 04983
This Item is protected by copyright and/or related rights. No Permission is required to use the low-resolution watermarked image for educational use, or as allowed by the applicable copyright. For all other uses, permission is required.
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.