An image scanned from a black and white photograph identified as a copy made from a stereoscopic slide by Moses L. Averill, Old Town, Maine. The description on the original photograph was Indian Island, "showing the people living there," around the year 1870. Several of the individuals in the photograph are holding baskets in the process of being made.
MS 316, Maine Historical Photograph Collection
Native Americans, Indian Island, Penobscot County, Maine, reservations, baskets, basket making