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Object Name Photograph
Accession number CAHC 2006.36
Caption Grace Parker (top) and friends at the Summit House, 1898
Description Theresa Babb's sister Grace Parker (top) and friends perched on the swing at the Summit House on top of Mt. Battie on August 17, 1898. The Summit House was built by Columbus Buswell in 1897 and in 1899 was purchased by the Mt. Battie Association and renovated the same year. The clubhouse was torn down in 1920.
Date 17 August 1898
Collection Theresa Parker Babb Collection
Catalog Number CAHC 2006.36.2
Title Grace and friends on Mt. Battie swing
Place Maine/ Knox County/ Camden
Orig/copy Digital Image
Subjects Harbors
Mountains
Swings
Women
Search Terms Camden
Maine
Mt. Battie
Summit House
Photographer Babb, Theresa Parker
People Babb, Theresa
Parker, Grace