Historic Midcoast

Mar 30, 2014
Photo by: Penobscot Marine Museum/Carrol Thayer Berry Collection

Penobscot Marine Museum has a collection of historic photos of Camden and Rockport from the Carroll Thayer Berry Collection. Many places depicted will be familiar but readers are encouraged to add information when possible.

Those who have further information about the photos should comment online at knox.villagesoup.com, email news@courierpublicationsllc.com or write Camden Herald, 113 Washington St., Camden ME, 04843.

Readers are invited to submit historic photo of their own for identification as well. Images may be submitted via email or regular mail.

Comments (2)
Posted by: Dave Getchell | Mar 31, 2014 10:19

Based on predominance of elm trees downtown, the style of boats and lack of development @ Public Landing, would date photo to late 1950s or early 60s. What is the building @ left below church tower: the Camden Post Office, or the Bay View St Garage? Am thinking the latter.

Posted by: Dana E Kennedy Sr. | Mar 31, 2014 08:51

Looks like across from Camden landing,, with the Knox Mill smoke stack in the background

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