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South Berwick, Eliot, and Waterboro, Maine, ca. 1949

PC009.259 (RS183541)

Description

A black bound album with 16 black and white photographs in plastic sleeves and 12 loose black and white photographs of subjects in and around South Berwick, Maine, taken around 1949. Presumed to be the work of Theodore Libbey of South Berwick, Maine. Two of the photographs show Ted Libbey, one in which he is writing a thank you note to the photo contest editor at The Boston Post showing the check and prize winning photograph, dated July 1949.

Subjects in this album include photos of various fire departments at the Firemen's Field Day and parade, September 10, 1949, Class Day Exercises of the class of 1949 at Eliot High School (Maine), East Eliot Methodist Church, several unidentified churches and homes, and artistic shots of snow scenes.

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Details

Collection Name
Photograph albums collection
Collection Code
PC009
Dates
ca. 1949
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
2010
Physical Description
1 photograph album and loose photos ; 9 5/8 x 11 1/2 inches
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
album number: 259
Credit Line
Gift of David M. Dwiggins
GUSN
246332
Reference Code
PC009.259

Record details

Originator
Probably Libbey, Theodore (Photographer)
Other Organizations
East Eliot Methodist Church (East Eliot, Maine)
Eliot High School (Eliot, Maine)
South Berwick Fire Department
Waterboro Fire Department
Descriptive Terms
churches (buildings)
fire stations
firefighters
high schools (buildings)
Material Type
black-and-white photographs
photograph albums
Places
South Berwick (York county, Maine)
Waterboro (York county, Maine)
East Eliot (York county, Maine)
Eliot (York county, Maine)
Location Note
Box: Albums 254, 255, 256, 257, 258, 259, 268, 269

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