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Object Name Print, Albumen
Accession number WHC 2013.19
Caption William Barrett (1811-1889) of Camden, Maine
Description Albumen photographic print of William S. Barrett (1811-1889) of Camden seated at his home near Lake Megunticook holding an 1812-era rifle and trapping gear. Barrett was the son of Daniel Barrett who moved from Concord, Massachusetts to Camden in 1792. Daniel Barrett build the Turnpike (Rt.52) along the base of Mt. Megunticook to simplify the journey from his home to his church in Lincolnville. When Daniel died in 1850, William inherited the turnpike farm property with his wife Martha Pendleton.
Date 1885 circa
Collection Perry Family Collection
Catalog Number WHC 2013.19.2
Title William Barrett of Lake City, Camden, Maine
Place Camden, Maine
Print size 5" x 8"
Orig/copy Original
Subjects Albumen prints
Hunting trophies
Photographic prints
Portrait photographs
Search Terms Barrett family
Barrett's Cove
Turnpike Road
Photographer Unknown
Other number MS 027
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People Barrett, William S. (1811-1889)