Champlain Society Camp log, Mount Desert Island, 1881

Contributed by Mount Desert Island Historical Society


This log book provides a record, with photographs, for the summer of 1881, as observed by the Champlain Society.

The Champlain Society was a nature club comprised of Harvard undergraduates that were interested in observing and documenting the natural science of Mount Desert Island. Some of the topics the group studied include botany, ornithology, meteorology, entomology, and geology.

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  • Title: Champlain Society Camp log, Mount Desert Island, 1881
  • Creation Date: 1881
  • Subject Date: 1881
  • Location: Mount Desert Island, Hancock County, ME
  • Media: Ink on paper with photographs
  • Object Type: Text and Image

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Mount Desert Island Historical Society
PO Box 653, 353 Sound Drive, Mount Desert, ME 04660
(207) 276-9323

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