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An image scanned from a color postcard depicting the Walker Art Building at Bowdoin College in Brunswick, Maine. Undated.

Completed in 1894, the Walker Art Building was constructed as a gift to Bowdoin College from Harriet and Sophia Walker in honor of their uncle Theophilus Walker, a Boston entrepreneur and businessman. It was built of brick and granite in the Renaissance style to the design of the architect Charles Follen McKim.

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Ms 420, Pottle Postcard Collection


Maine, Brunswick, Bowdoin College, Walker Art Museum, colleges, art, museums, education, postcard


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