Document Type



John H. Bacon

Publication Date


Publisher location

Bangor, Maine

Abstract/ Summary

A book published in 1893 providing brief biographical sketches of several notable artists who worked in the area of Bangor, Maine. Artists highlighted include Jeremiah Pearson Hardy, Anna E. Hardy, Mary Ann Hardy, Mary Hammatt, Sarah J. Prentiss, George Edward Dale, Isabel Graham Eaton, Nellie M. Lincoln, Marion Mitchell, Mary Ella Merrill, Walter F. Lansil, Phebe A. Wood, Florence E. Buzzell, Wilbur Lansil, George Savary Wasson, Helena Wood Smith, Marion Hammatt Rideout, and Frederic A. Shaw. Compiled by Mrs. A. L. Simpson (Corelli C. W. Simpson).

Fogler Library's original copy includes a bookplate that reads, "Bequest of Thelma Louise Kellogg," University of Maine Class of 1918. The copy is signed "Compliments of the Author, Aug. 1895."


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