Category: Recreation & Leisure, Outdoor Life, Mountaineering
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Contributed by: Lubec Historical Society
Date: circa 1930
Media: Photographic print
Contributed by: Maine Historical Society
Location: Mt. Katahdin Twp.
In 1873, a group of men, mostly from Portland, formed the second known hiking club in the U.S., the White Mountain Club of Portland, to carry out their scientific interests, their love of hiking and camaraderie, and their artistic interests in painting and drawing the features of several of the White Mountains.