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Item Title Type Subject Creator Publisher Date
[blank]Model of MDI Class Sloop, Rugosa
  • Object, Model
  • Recreation, Sailing
  • Vessels, Boat, Sailboat
  • Muzzy - Duane Muzzy
  • 2008
Description:
Scale model of MDI Class sloop #16, Rugosa, made in 2008 by Duane Muzzy. The MDI Class Sloops were designed by Ralph Winslow in 1924 and 16 were constructed to teach the children of Mount Desert Island summer residents to sail. The full sized boats were: 21' 8" LOA 16' 5" LWL 4' Draft 6' 8" Beam 260.00 sq ft sail area 4,428.00 lbs Displacement
[blank]Model of MDI Class Sloop, Rugosa, Construction Photographs
  • Reference
  • Object, Model, Ship Model
  • Muzzy - Duane Muzzy
  • 2008 c.
Description:
Series of photographs documenting the construction of the model of the MDI Class Sloop, Rugosa, taken by Duane Muzzy
2018.XX.PVA.DWGHooked Rug with Motorboat
  • Object, Furnishings, Rug, Flatweave, Rag Rug
  • Object, Furnishings, Rug, Hooked Rug
  • 1925 c.
Description:
Hooked rug showing a motorboat underway, with flags flying. The boat appears to be the Maine Seacoast Mission Vessel "Sunbeam I" and the rug may have been made as part of the Maine Seacoast Mission's hooked rug program. Rug dimensions are 24"x51", appears to be rebound using green fabric. A rug with similar waves and clouds, as well as Sunbeam I, may be found in Maine Sea Coast Missionary Society Spring Bulletin, April 1926, page 11. See link below to go to the Maine Seacoast Mission item. [show more]
1988.19.47Glass Plate Negative, Mount Desert Rock
  • Image, Photograph, Negative, Glass Plate Negative
  • Structures, Transportation, Lighthouse
  • Dodge - Lucy McMullin Dodge (1862 - 1946)
  • 1907-09
Description:
Glass plate negative with view taken at Mount Desert Rock, looking up from the shore toward the double house, with the boathouse visible to the left, with the crane in front. In the foreground the rocks are covered with seaweed and a tide pool is visible. In the center of the image several outbuildings are visible. The envelope accompanying this negative reads: Mt. Desert Lt. Sta. Sept. 1907. North Side of Double Tenement.
1988.19.46Glass Plate Negative, Mount Desert Rock
  • Image, Photograph, Negative, Glass Plate Negative
  • Structures, Transportation, Lighthouse
  • Dodge - Lucy McMullin Dodge (1862 - 1946)
  • 1907-11
Description:
Glass plate negative showing view at Mount Desert Rock. This image focuses on a large rock sitting on top of the ledges at Mount Desert Rock. The ocean is visible in the background. The envelope accompanying this negative reads: Mt. Desert Rock Lt. Sta., Nov. 1907. Lucy M. Dodge. No. 2. Rock broken in two by sea. East of Boat-House. Developed with Dianol.
1988.19.43Glass Plate Negative, Mount Desert Rock
  • Image, Photograph, Negative, Glass Plate Negative
  • Structures, Transportation, Lighthouse
  • Dodge - Lucy McMullin Dodge (1862 - 1946)
  • 1908-06
Description:
Glass plate negative showing the light stations at Mount Desert Rock, taken in June 1908. Taken from the water, this image shows the buildings at Mount Desert Rock including the boathouse, the double house, the tower, oil house, bell tower, and several outbuildings. The envelope that accompanies this negative reads: Mt. Desert Lt. Sta., June 1908, Taken from water.
1988.19.44Glass Plate Negative, Mount Desert Rock
  • Image, Photograph, Negative, Glass Plate Negative
  • Structures, Transportation, Lighthouse
  • Dodge - Lucy McMullin Dodge (1862 - 1946)
  • 1908-06
Description:
Glass plate negative showing the light station at Mount Desert Rock. View is taken from the water and shows several buildings including the boathouse, double house, single house, tower, bell tower, and outbuildings. Envelope reads: Mt. Desert Lt. Sta., June 1908, No. 1. View from water. Dev. with Di. S. plate.
1988.19.45Glass Plate Negative, Mount Desert Rock
  • Image, Photograph, Negative, Glass Plate Negative
  • Structures, Transportation, Lighthouse
  • Dodge - Lucy McMullin Dodge (1862 - 1946)
  • 1908-06
Description:
Glass plate negative showing the light station at Mount Desert Rock. Taken from the water, this view includes a partial view of the crane to the far left, as well as the boathouse, double house, single house, tower, oil house, and outbuildings. Envelope reads: Mt. Desert Lt. Sta., June 1908. No. 5. View from water. Dev. with Di. S. Plate.
1988.19.41Glass Plate Negative, Mount Desert Rock
  • Image, Photograph, Negative, Glass Plate Negative
  • Structures, Transportation, Lighthouse
  • Dodge - Lucy McMullin Dodge (1862 - 1946)
  • 1908-06
Description:
Glass plate negative showing view of the light station at Mount Desert Rock. The image is very crooked, and the horizon line extends from lower left corner to upper right. Taken from the water, this image shows the double house, tower, and oil house, as well as the bell tower. Envelope reads: Mt. Desert Lt. Sta., June 1908, Taken from water.
1988.19.40Glass Plate Negative, Mount Desert Rock
  • Image, Photograph, Negative, Glass Plate Negative
  • Structures, Transportation, Lighthouse
  • Dodge - Lucy McMullin Dodge (1862 - 1946)
  • 1908-05
Description:
Glass plate negative of Mount Desert Rock. Negative is very damaged and has not been digitized. Envelope is discolored but reads "Mt. Desert Rock Lt. Sta., May 1908. Taken from water." Notes at the bottom refers to the development process and reads: Devl. D. Non Hal. Ortho. A. Plate.
1988.19.37Glass Plate Negative, Mount Desert Rock
  • Image, Photograph, Negative, Glass Plate Negative
  • Structures, Transportation, Lighthouse
  • Dodge - Lucy McMullin Dodge (1862 - 1946)
  • 1907-08
Description:
View of Mount Desert Rock Light Station, with the tower prominently visible, taken from the south. Visible beneath the lantern is the fog horn. In the foreground, identified by the negative envelope, is Lawrence Newman, the son of First Assistant Keeper Charles Newman
1988.19.35Glass Plate Negative, Mount Desert Rock
  • Image, Photograph, Negative, Glass Plate Negative
  • Structures, Transportation, Lighthouse
  • Dodge - Lucy McMullin Dodge (1862 - 1946)
  • 1907-08
Description:
Photograph of Kaspar, Arthur and Will taken at Mount Desert Rock, with the double house in the background. In the foreground is the shadow of the photographer. Kaspar Murphy was the nephew of Lucy McMullin Dodge and her husband, Second Assistant Light Keeper William H.C. Dodge. Arthur Newman was the son of Charles Newman, the First Assistant Keeper at Mount Desert Rock. William H.C. Dodge was the Second Assistant Keeper
2020.11.01Yachting Cap worn on A. Atwater Kent, Jr.'s boats
  • Object, Clothing, Cap, Sport Cap, Yachting Cap
  • Recreation, Yachting
  • Zeidel & Co.
Description:
Yachting cap with stitched emblem that incorporates the burgee of Philadelphia's Corinthian Yacht Club on the left (triangular burgee with white background, red cross, and blue corner) and A. Atwater Kent, Jr.'s personal signal flag on the right (red field with a blue K outlined in white). Label inside the hat indicates that it was sold by Zeidel Uniforms of Port Washington, Long Island, New York and West Palm Beach, Florida.
1988.19.36Glass Plate Negative, Mount Desert Rock
  • Image, Photograph, Negative, Glass Plate Negative
  • Structures, Transportation, Lighthouse
  • Dodge - Lucy McMullin Dodge (1862 - 1946)
  • 1907-08
Description:
View of Mount Desert Rock Light Station showing the double house and the tower. On the ledges are three people, identified on the envelope as Kaspar, Arthur, and Will. Will is William H.C. Dodge, the Second Assistant Light Keeper. Arthur is Arthur Newman, the son of First Assistant Light Keeper, Charles Newman. Kaspar Ives Murphy is the nephew of Will Dodge and his wife, Lucy McMullin Dodge
[blank]Portland Press Herald. Headline: "Roosevelt Reelected Sweeps Nation. Maine Goes for Landon By Big Margin"
  • Publication, Newspaper
  • Concept, Politics
  • Elections
  • Music
  • Nature, Animals
  • Nature, Animals, Bears
  • Nature, Animals, Deer
  • Nature, Animals, Dogs
  • Nature, Animals, Foxes
  • People
  • Recreation, Hunting
  • Craig, Elisabeth May
  • Lapica, Roman
  • Plummer, May Elizabeth
  • Portland Press HeraldPflaum, Irving
  • 1936-11-04
Description:
Four pages from the morning edition of the Portland Press Herald from Wednesday, November 4, 1936. Major stories focus on the landslide re-election of Franklin D. Roosevelt as President of the United States despite Maine's electoral votes going to his opponent, Alf Landon. Also included are classified advertisements and local news from communities throughout the state. Also story re Newman - Leland R. Newman (1876-1936) of Winter Harbor, ME dies of exposure and shock after capsize. People Mentioned: Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Alf M. Landon, William Lemke, David Grange, Joseph Curran, Alfred E. Smith, Mrs. Alfred E. Smith, Edward Rydz-Smigly, Marshal Pilsudski, Eleanor Roosevelt, Franklin D. Roosevelt Jr., Mrs. James Roosevelt Sr., Francisco Franco, John Nance Garner, Frank Knox, Charles L. Carder, Mary Carder, D. G. Carder, Beatrice Richards, Parker L. Starrett, C. B. Bogle, Nettie Burleigh, Katherine Potter, Mrs. Paul Otto, Mrs. Alf M. Landon, John M. Landon, Mrs. A. E. Todd, Mrs. R. R. Bittman, Theo Cobb Landon, Nancy Jo Landon, Peggy Ann Landon, Belle D'Arcy, Charles A. Day, Jose Fernandez, Lottie Dunton Gilman, George H. Gilman, Helouise Francoeur Laberge, Henry McUne, Martin J. Murphy, Alice M. Plummer, Fred W. Plummer, Sadie M. Storer, Clarence E. Storer, William H. Storer, Ralph Mitchell, Ella Martha Widdows, George B. Russell, Maria Russell, Frank Russell, Winfield Storer, A. B. Widdows, James Legg, Lydia Legg, Ernest L. Widdows, Howard B. Widdows, James C. Widdows, Mrs. Harley Hyde, Mrs. Carl Lawrence, Earl Legg, Charles Legg, A. P. Legg, Mary E. Legg, Edith Bean, Herbert Hoover, J. Henry Roraback, Melzer T. Crawford, William H. Crawford, Mary Althea Howard Crawford, Donald Crawford, Weston P. Holman, Marshall Snow, Rose Murgita, N. A. Fogg, Robert H. Duenner, Mrs. Wallis Simpson, David Y. Alkazin, Olive Thompson, Harriet Buker, Joe Soffayer, Henry A. Lessard, William Erswell, James Lewis, Horace Polchier, John Nelson, Daniel Mitchell, Luther S. Smith, Abraham Lincoln, Rodney E. Marshall, Mrs. Rodney E. Marshall, Allen R. Chaplin, Mrs. Allen R. Chaplin, Leona Dyer, Arthur E. Dyer, Mrs. Arthur E. Dyer, Elizabeth Snow, Ralph Weaver, Mark Snow, Howard Grover, Wilbur Warren, Leonard Pitts, Samuel Chesey, Elmer Evans, Grace L. Dyke, Harold Stacy, Mrs. Harold Stacy, Jeanette Stacy, Lucille Stacy, Edson Stacy, Elywin Sanborn, Ruth Burnell, Everett L. Chadbourne, Louise Hill, Sarah Terry, Agnes Kennedy, Annie Folsom, Theodore Decker, Mrs. Harry L. Jones, Emma C. Chadbourne, Edward S. Douglas, Robert Douglas, Mrs. Fred L. Robinson, Gerald Wood, Earle Day, Wyman Famsdell, Miriam Kelley, Ralph Mills, Charles E. Breen, John H. Breen, Emery J. Knowlton [show more]
2013Model, Bunker & Ellis "Serendipity".
  • Object, Model
  • Recreation, Boating
  • Recreation, Yachting
  • Muzzy - Duane Muzzy
  • 2013
Description:
Model of 1962 Bunker & Ellis lobsteryacht "Serendipity," built by Duane Muzzy in 2013. The actual boat was constructed by Bunker & Ellis of Manset, Maine, and measured 39 feet long and was constructed in 1962 for John Simonds, a summer resident of Northeast Harbor.
1988.19.33Glass Plate Negative, Mount Desert Rock
  • Image, Photograph, Negative, Glass Plate Negative
  • Nature, Animals, Birds
  • Dodge - Lucy McMullin Dodge
  • 1907-08
Description:
View of seabirds as seen from Mount Desert Rock. In the foreground two boats are visible, one of which is a peeped. The negative envelope reads "Gulls"
2012.XX.XXModel, Controversy 36', "Constellation"
  • Object, Model
  • Vessels, Boat, Sailboat, Yawl
  • Muzzy - Duane Muzzy
  • 2012
Description:
Model of Controversy 36' Constellation built by Duane Muzzy in 2012. A pram, called "Little Dipper" was added to this model by Duane Muzzy as a bit of a whimsy, playing off the name of the boat, but was never on the original boat. The original Constellation was built by Mount Desert Yacht Yard and was owned yard owner, E. Farnham Butler.
84.41.01Wheel, Wooden Bicycle
  • Object, Vehicle Component, Vehicle Wheel, Bicycle Wheel
  • Transportation, Cycle, Bicycle
[blank]Plan of Proposed Developments at Northeast Harbor
  • Document, Reprographic Copy, Blueprint
  • Concept, Development
  • Structures, Transportation, Marine Landing, Dock
  • Prentiss & Carlisle Co., Inc.
  • 1937-10
Description:
Plan showing proposed development of Northeast Harbor Marina, October 1937. Plans by Prentiss & Carlisle Co., Inc. of Bangor. Plans suggest the construction of a bulkhead across the area known as Frazier's Cove, with the filling of this area with fill taken from the dredging process. The plan also includes parking areas, new docks, a restroom, club, and shop building, and storage areas
[blank]Model, International Class sloop, Auriga
  • Object, Model
  • Recreation, Sailing
  • Vessels, Boat, Sailboat
  • Muzzy - Duane Muzzy
  • 2010
Description:
Scale model of International Class (also called International One Design) sloop AURIGA. Auriga was among the original Internationals to arrive in the Great Harbor, in 1938. Model made by Duane Muzzy in 2010
2012.XX.XXBoat Model, Luders 16 Sturgis R. Haskins
  • Object, Model
  • Vessels, Boat, Sailboat
  • Muzzy - Duane Muzzy
  • 2012
Description:
Luders 16 model in 1:16 scale made by Duane Muzzy, 2012. Boat is named in honor of Sturgis R. Haskins, a longtime board member of the Great Harbor Maritime Museum, who was very involved in the revitalization of the Mount Desert Island fleet of Luders 16 sloops.
1988.19.03Glass Plate Negative, Mount Desert Rock
  • Image, Photograph, Negative, Glass Plate Negative
  • Structures, Transportation, Lighthouse
  • Vessels, Boat, Sailboat, Friendship Sloop
  • Lucy McMullin Dodge
  • 1908-08
Description:
Mount Desert Rock Light Station, August 1908 - "Capt. Van Norden's Boat" - A Friendship sloop sails in front of the light station at Mount Desert Rock
1988.19.39Glass Plate Negative, Mount Desert Rock
  • Image, Photograph, Negative, Glass Plate Negative
  • Structures, Transportation, Lighthouse
  • Dodge - Lucy McMullin Dodge
  • 1908-05
Description:
View of Mount Desert Rock Light Station, taken from the water. The view is very crooked, but the majority of the buildings are visible including the tower, the double house, the single house, the oil house, the boathouse, and others. Notes that the bottom of the negative envelope refer to the development of the negative: Devel. Di Ortho A Non Hal.
1988.19.38Glass Plate Negative, Mount Desert Rock
  • Image, Photograph, Negative, Glass Plate Negative
  • Structures, Transportation, Lighthouse
  • Dodge - Lucy McMullin Dodge
  • 1908-05
Description:
View taken at Mount Desert Rock Light Station, looking out to see. Large rocks are visible are visible in the foreground, and several buildings are visible to the right. Closer to the water, the large hoist is visible, as are three people. According to the negative envelope, these individuals are "sweeping" and they are identified as Mr. N., Mr. D., and Mr. R. Mr. N. may be Charles Newman, First Assistant Light Keeper Mr. D. may be William Dodge, Second Assistant Light Keeper Mr. R. may be Fred Robbins, Principal Light Keeper The image appears to be slightly blurry. Notes at the bottom of the negative envelope refer to the developing process and read: Devel with Di Ortho Pan. Plate Non Ha__ [show more]