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Object Name Newspaper
Accession number CAHC 2006.37
Scope & Content Newspaper clipping from the Portland Evening Express, February 9, 1943 with photo of Mrs. Eleanor Roosevelt receiving a bead headdress and the name Ow-Du-Sees-Ul (Princess of Many Trails) from Chief Bruce Poolaw and Princess Wetawaso of the Penobscot tribe. Mrs. Roosevelt and the tribe were part of the launching ceremony of the wooden barge "Pine Tree" at the Camden shipyard.
Collection Barbara Allen Lunt Collection
Catalog Number CAHC 2006.37.3
Title Mrs. Roosevelt Made Member of Penobscot Tribe
Date 9 February 1943
Dates of Creation 9 February 1943
Search Terms Camden
Camden Harbor
Camden Shipbuilding and Marine Railway Yard
Maine
World War II
"Pine Tree"
"APC 62"
Penobscot Indians
Subjects War
Shipbuilding
Boats
People Roosevelt, Eleanor