Blaisdell Family Photograph Album
Scope and Contents
Photograph album by an unidentified compiler documenting members of the Blaisdell family of Winterport, Maine and New York City. Most photographs are identified and many show scenes in Winterport and Bayside, Maine. Also pictured are other areas of Maine as well as photographs taken in Bradford, Pa., Arizona, California, Tennessee, Italy, Puerto Rico and India. In addition to members of the family, the photos also show images of various family homes, businesses, etc.
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Ebenezer Blaisdell, born in Providence, R.I., settled in Winterport, Maine and was a tanner and farmer. He married Annie Ferren of Kennebunkport, Maine. Their son, Eben Ferren Blaisdell, was born in Frankfort, Maine in 1823, married Nancy Chase, and died in Bradford, Pa. in 1901. Their sons Walter Ferren, Mark Lester, Frank Lewis, Joseph William, Silas Canada, Philo Chase, Abraham Lincoln, and Edward Kendall Blaisdell were engaged in business, owning the Standard Wood Company of New Jersey; the Blaisdell Brothers kindling wood and coal business and the Curtis & Blaisdell coal business, both in New York City; and the Blaisdell Machine Company in Bradford, Pa. The brothers also owned timber lands in southern states.
1 volume (18 x 25 cm)
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- Bayside (Northport, Me.) -- Photographs Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Blaisdell family
- Business enterprises -- New York (State) -- New York Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Business enterprises -- Pennsylvania -- Bradford Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Photograph albums Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Winterport (Me.) -- Photographs Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Guide to the Blaisdell Family Photograph Album
- No Additional Box Or Folder List For This Small Collection
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