Skip to content

Search Collections

Yachting Trips and Motor Trips in Maine

PC009.265 (RS226)

Description

One album of 80 black & white photographs with a few postcards. Title reads "Yachting and Motor Trips Maine and Mountains July 17th to Aug 31st 1913." Presumably a family album of summer yachting trips in Maine and motor trips to other places. Detailed pictures of boating parties on yachts, fishing, motor cars full of family going on a ride, picnics along the way, and family groups posed on the porch during summer. There is some identification of people, pictures from Castine, Maine and Mt Battie near Camden, Maine. Prior to being given to Historic New England, album was bought by Oliver L. Chase at Katherine Smith dispersal sale July 26, 1975.

You can find this within:

Details

Collection Name
Photograph albums collection
Collection Code
PC009
Dates
1913
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
Jan 4, 2012
Physical Description
1 photograph album 7" x 11" inches
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
album number: 265
GUSN
191207
Reference Code
PC009.265

Record details

Descriptive Terms
automobiles
coastlines
fishing
sailboats
yachts
Material Type
black-and-white photographs
photograph albums
Places
Maine (United States)
Castine (Hancock county, Maine)
Mount Battie (Knox county, Maine) [peak]
Camden (Knox county, Maine)
Location Note
Box: Albums 253, 265, 267

Browse Collection

Use the links below to browse up and down the collection hierarchy from the current record.

Comments