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summer cottages of Islesboro, 1890-1930

Earle G. Shettleworth

summer cottages of Islesboro, 1890-1930

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Published by Islesboro Historical Society in Islesboro, Me .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Islesboro (Me : Town),
  • Maine,
  • Islesboro (Town)
    • Subjects:
    • Vacation homes -- Maine -- Islesboro (Town) -- Guidebooks.,
    • Islesboro (Me : Town) -- Buildings, structures, etc.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 119).

      StatementEarle G. Shettleworth, Jr. ; with selected photos by Richard Cheek.
      ContributionsCheek, Richard.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNA7575 .S54 1989
      The Physical Object
      Pagination124 p. :
      Number of Pages124
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1920204M
      LC Control Number90130797

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Burr, printer Collection library_of_congress; americana Digitizing sponsorPages: Welcome to the Islesboro Historical Society Sincewe have preserved, protected, and promoted the history of our island community in the middle of Penobscot Bay.

We are accessible by ferry from Lincolnville Beach, and look forward to sharing the history of our island with you. Get this from a library. The summer cottages of Islesboro, [Earle G Shettleworth, Jr.; Richard Cheek].

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I was able to purchase a copy of the book. The Summer Cottages of Islesboro:by Earle G. Shuttleworth, Jr. This publication was printed for the Islesboro Historical Society. The Summer Cottages of Islesboro by Earle G.

Shettleworth, Jr. published by the Historical Society. This house has been on my brain lately. Let me explain. I remember reading an article about this Islesboro, Maine cottage (yes, cottage) that was built by a Philadelphian named J.

Kearsley Mitchell (). This wealthy businessman earned his fortune by selling his rubber works business to B.F. Goodrich. He then went on to marry J.P. Morgan's business partner's Author: Alison Duffy. The name has evolved from Long Island to Islesborough eventually settling on Islesboro.

Our narrow, 14 mile long island was incorporated into the United States in the late 18th century after being settled summer cottages of Islesboro fishermen and farmers. In the late s and early s a summer colony was established by the wealthy. The Summer cottages of Islesboro, () An Eye for the Coast: the Maritime and Monhegan Island Photographs of Eric Hudson () with W.H.

Bunting, with the assistance of Paul T. Stubing Mount Desert Island: Somesville, Southwest Harbor, and Northeast Harbor (c) with Lydia B. Vandenbergh. Delightful, well sited and cared for Dark Harbor vacation cottage. Four bedrooms, baths. Master with king has bath downstairs and 3 bedrooms, two with two twins upstairs sharing a bath and another with one twin and private bath.

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The Summer Cottages of Islesboro, with selected photos by Richard Cheek. Islesboro, Me. Islesboro Historical Society. As the chapel for Islesboro’s exclusive summer colony at Dark Harbor, it has undoubtedly been host to many prominent early 20th century Americans, including President Taft, Theodore Roosevelt and J.

Islesboro, Maine has a long, fascinating history that goes back to the 17th century. In AugustEnglish Captain Benjamin Church arrived in Penobscot Bay with a company of men and landed on what came to be known as Acre Island, a small island near present-day Islesboro.

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