31 items found
Item Collection Object ID Title Type Subject Description Creator Date Property Name Street Medium Pages Condition Accession Number HPCS
1465Art CollectionART 0014 GWMBar Harbor Mt. Desert Island, MaineImage, ArtImageAerial view of pictorial Bar Harbor. Originally published: Portland, Me. : G. W. Morris, 1886.
Type:Image, Art
Subject:Image
Collection:Art Collection
Object ID:ART 0014 GWM
Location:Shelf 4E6
Description:Aerial view of pictorial Bar Harbor. Originally published: Portland, Me. : G. W. Morris, 1886.
1470Art CollectionART 0019 BFMBetsy Flagg Melcher's SketchbooksImage, Art, PaintingArtBetsy Flagg Melcher's sketchbooks with charcoal drawings, etchings, pen & ink drawings, and pastels. Cloth covered sketchbook, unbound sketchbook with black board covers.Betsy Flagg Melcherdrawings, paintings2 sketchbooks4466
Type:Image, Art, Painting
Subject:Art
Creator:Betsy Flagg Melcher
Collection:Art Collection
Object ID:ART 0019 BFM
Pages:2 sketchbooks
Medium:drawings, paintings
Description:Betsy Flagg Melcher's sketchbooks with charcoal drawings, etchings, pen & ink drawings, and pastels. Cloth covered sketchbook, unbound sketchbook with black board covers.
1461Art CollectionART 0010ChamplainImage, ArtNewsFacsimile of pages from Voyages of Sieur de Champlain. Typescript explains the meaning of the pages.paper adhered to board1 page facsimile, 1 typescript
Type:Image, Art
Subject:News
Collection:Art Collection
Object ID:ART 0010
Location:Art OS Box 1, 4E6
Pages:1 page facsimile, 1 typescript
Medium:paper adhered to board
Description:Facsimile of pages from Voyages of Sieur de Champlain. Typescript explains the meaning of the pages.
1463Art CollectionART 0012Charles W. EliotImage, ArtImageCharles W. Eliot (1834-1926) was Harvard president from 1869-1909. He was a founding member of the Northeast Harbor summer community. This print was a gift to donor from the late Joseph William Pepperell Frost of Eliot, Maine, noted antiquarian of rare prints, books, and manuscripts. [show more]paper, framed1 print
Type:Image, Art
Subject:Image
Collection:Art Collection
Object ID:ART 0012
Location:On display in the library
Pages:1 print
Medium:paper, framed
Description:Charles W. Eliot (1834-1926) was Harvard president from 1869-1909. He was a founding member of the Northeast Harbor summer community. This print was a gift to donor from the late Joseph William Pepperell Frost of Eliot, Maine, noted antiquarian of rare prints, books, and manuscripts. [show more]
1460Art CollectionART 0009Explorers' BoatsImage, ArtImagePrints 1: Vignette of a Barque 2: Vignette of the Jonas Typescript Discusses Champlain's ships.paper2 prints, 1 typescript
Type:Image, Art
Subject:Image
Collection:Art Collection
Object ID:ART 0009
Location:Art OS Box 1, 4E6
Pages:2 prints, 1 typescript
Medium:paper
Description:Prints 1: Vignette of a Barque 2: Vignette of the Jonas Typescript Discusses Champlain's ships.
1459Art CollectionART 0008 MHFoot Note, CabinImage, ArtImagePencil drawing of a cabin in the woods. Dated 8/1/00. Titled Foot Note. Includes 8.5" x 11" copy of the drawing.Mark Howard2000paper2 drawing
Type:Image, Art
Subject:Image
Creator:Mark Howard
Date:2000
Collection:Art Collection
Object ID:ART 0008 MH
Location:Art OS Box 1, 4E6
Pages:2 drawing
Medium:paper
Description:Pencil drawing of a cabin in the woods. Dated 8/1/00. Titled Foot Note. Includes 8.5" x 11" copy of the drawing.
1476Art CollectionART 0025Gertrude Helen FayImage, ArtSignAugust 14, 1973 Inscription composed by Mrs. Agnes Le Page. Work commissioned by Mrs. August Belmont and was designed and executed by Charles Savage. Related to GEN 0311 and PhotoCharles Savage1973tracing paper1
Type:Image, Art
Subject:Sign
Creator:Charles Savage
Date:1973
Collection:Art Collection
Object ID:ART 0025
Location:Art OS Box1, 4E6
Pages:1
Medium:tracing paper
Description:August 14, 1973 Inscription composed by Mrs. Agnes Le Page. Work commissioned by Mrs. August Belmont and was designed and executed by Charles Savage. Related to GEN 0311 and Photo
1478Art CollectionART 0027Gilman High School paintingImage, Art, PaintingSchoolPainting of the Gilman High School in Northeast Harbor during the fall season.Norma Cousins1949paint on canvas, framed
Type:Image, Art, Painting
Subject:School
Creator:Norma Cousins
Date:1949
Collection:Art Collection
Object ID:ART 0027
Location:Basement stairway
Medium:paint on canvas, framed
Description:Painting of the Gilman High School in Northeast Harbor during the fall season.
1457Art CollectionART 0006 RKIfImage, ArtLiteraturePrint of the poem 'IF' by Rudyard Kipling. Has accompanying note by Robert Pyle describing Kipling as a summer visitor who donated this print.Rudyard Kipling1910paper1 print
If
Type:Image, Art
Subject:Literature
Creator:Rudyard Kipling
Date:1910
Collection:Art Collection
Object ID:ART 0006 RK
Location:Art Box 1, 4B3
Pages:1 print
Medium:paper
Description:Print of the poem 'IF' by Rudyard Kipling. Has accompanying note by Robert Pyle describing Kipling as a summer visitor who donated this print.
1458Art CollectionART 0007J. H. Branscom Paper BagsImage, ArtObject3 brown paper bags. Letterpress printed on each in red: J. H. Branscom. Coal, Wood and Kindlings. Northeast Harbor, Maine. Prompt Delivery. Your Patronage Solicited. Phone 155.Letterpress2 paper bags
Type:Image, Art
Subject:Object
Collection:Art Collection
Object ID:ART 0007
Location:Shelf 4E6
Pages:2 paper bags
Medium:Letterpress
Description:3 brown paper bags. Letterpress printed on each in red: J. H. Branscom. Coal, Wood and Kindlings. Northeast Harbor, Maine. Prompt Delivery. Your Patronage Solicited. Phone 155.
1466Art CollectionART 0015Josephine Roberts OberImage, ArtImageCopy of a pencil drawing. Portrait of Josephine Roberts Ober.paper1 print
Type:Image, Art
Subject:Image
Collection:Art Collection
Object ID:ART 0015
Location:Art Box 1, 4B3
Pages:1 print
Medium:paper
Description:Copy of a pencil drawing. Portrait of Josephine Roberts Ober.
1452Art CollectionART 0001 VKMadame YourcenarImage, Art, DrawingImagePencil drawing of Marguerite Yourcenar.V. Knublepaper1 drawing
Type:Image, Art, Drawing
Subject:Image
Creator:V. Knuble
Collection:Art Collection
Object ID:ART 0001 VK
Location:Art OS Box 1, 4E6
Pages:1 drawing
Medium:paper
Description:Pencil drawing of Marguerite Yourcenar.
1467Art CollectionART 0016 PBMain Street, Northeast Harbor, MaineImage, ArtImageStorefronts on Main Street in Northeast Harbor, Maine.paper, pen and ink, number 119/8001 drawing
Type:Image, Art
Subject:Image
Collection:Art Collection
Object ID:ART 0016 PB
Location:5A TOP
Pages:1 drawing
Medium:paper, pen and ink, number 119/800
Description:Storefronts on Main Street in Northeast Harbor, Maine.
1473Art CollectionART 0022Men Who Died for Their CountryDocument, Advertising, PosterSignPoster of a man holding a rifle, like the soldiers used in the Civil War. Below the soldier are names of 26 men from Mount Desert who died during the war.Josh Blanchard, John Sweeney1 poster (in 3 parts)
Type:Document, Advertising, Poster
Subject:Sign
Creator:Josh Blanchard, John Sweeney
Collection:Art Collection
Object ID:ART 0022
Location:Art OS Box 1, 4E6
Pages:1 poster (in 3 parts)
Description:Poster of a man holding a rifle, like the soldiers used in the Civil War. Below the soldier are names of 26 men from Mount Desert who died during the war.
1469Art CollectionART 0018Mount Desert Bicentennial Art PostersDocument, Advertising, PosterSignMt. Desert Elementary School winners of student art contest to celebrate the Bicentennial of Mount Desert. Winners were Lelah Cole (6th grade), Monica Hanson (grade 4/5), Erin Fernald (grade 3). Event date was August 5th in Northeast Harbor.1989drawings3 posters4437
Type:Document, Advertising, Poster
Subject:Sign
Date:1989
Collection:Art Collection
Object ID:ART 0018
Location:Art Box 1, 4B3
Pages:3 posters
Medium:drawings
Description:Mt. Desert Elementary School winners of student art contest to celebrate the Bicentennial of Mount Desert. Winners were Lelah Cole (6th grade), Monica Hanson (grade 4/5), Erin Fernald (grade 3). Event date was August 5th in Northeast Harbor.
1471Art CollectionART 0020Nomination of Stella Hill as Northeast Harbor PostmasterImage, ArtStella Hill's nominations as Northeast Harbor Postmaster signed by Calvin Coolidge in 1928 and Herbert Hoover in 1932.U.S. Postal Service1928-19324687
Type:Image, Art
Creator:U.S. Postal Service
Date:1928-1932
Collection:Art Collection
Object ID:ART 0020
Description:Stella Hill's nominations as Northeast Harbor Postmaster signed by Calvin Coolidge in 1928 and Herbert Hoover in 1932.
1455Art CollectionART 0004Northeast Harbor Library Centenary CelebrationDocument, Advertising, PosterSignPoster announcing events to celebrate the library's 100th anniversary.1992paper1 poster
Type:Document, Advertising, Poster
Subject:Sign
Date:1992
Collection:Art Collection
Object ID:ART 0004
Location:Art OS Box 1, 4E6
Pages:1 poster
Medium:paper
Description:Poster announcing events to celebrate the library's 100th anniversary.
1464Art CollectionART 0013 EAPNortheast Harbor Vaudeville ShowImage, ArtSignLetterpress printed broadside. The Northeast Harbor Vaudeville Show of 1961 will be presented August 11 at Mt Desert High School Auditorium at 8:30 o'clock.1961paper1 print
Type:Image, Art
Subject:Sign
Date:1961
Collection:Art Collection
Object ID:ART 0013 EAP
Location:Art OS Box 1, 4E6
Pages:1 print
Medium:paper
Description:Letterpress printed broadside. The Northeast Harbor Vaudeville Show of 1961 will be presented August 11 at Mt Desert High School Auditorium at 8:30 o'clock.
1451Art Collection554 now ART 0003 MHDOriginal Christmas card painted by Daisy Doane.Image, ArtImageOriginal card painted by Margaret Herrison Doane ("Daisy") for her aunt Mary Spring Perkins, Christmas 1881 from which window in St. Mary's Church in Northeast Harbor.Daisy Doane1881
Type:Image, Art
Subject:Image
Creator:Daisy Doane
Date:1881
Collection:Art Collection
Object ID:554 now ART 0003 MHD
Location:ART Box 1, 4B3
Description:Original card painted by Margaret Herrison Doane ("Daisy") for her aunt Mary Spring Perkins, Christmas 1881 from which window in St. Mary's Church in Northeast Harbor.
1477Art CollectionART 0026Painted SignImage, ArtSignBooks purchased from fund in memory of Frank NewlinCharles K. Savagepaint on board
Type:Image, Art
Subject:Sign
Creator:Charles K. Savage
Collection:Art Collection
Object ID:ART 0026
Location:Art OS Box1
Medium:paint on board
Description:Books purchased from fund in memory of Frank Newlin
1453Art CollectionART 0002Patterson Room DedicationImage, Art, DrawingSignHand-written in calligraphy. Patterson Room dedication sign. The room located in the Northeast Harbor Library was dedicated to Antoinette de Coursey Patterson and Thomas H. Hoage Patterson.1950paper1 drawing
Type:Image, Art, Drawing
Subject:Sign
Date:1950
Collection:Art Collection
Object ID:ART 0002
Location:Art OS Box 1, 4E6
Pages:1 drawing
Medium:paper
Description:Hand-written in calligraphy. Patterson Room dedication sign. The room located in the Northeast Harbor Library was dedicated to Antoinette de Coursey Patterson and Thomas H. Hoage Patterson.
1475Art CollectionART 0024Pilgrims of the Canterbury Tales PlaqueImage, ArtImageSketches and drawings of Charles Savage for the "Canterbury Tales" wood carving on the mantel of the fireplace in the Rosengarten Reading Room. Five characters are depicted.Charles Savage1968tracing papers, drawings
Type:Image, Art
Subject:Image
Creator:Charles Savage
Date:1968
Collection:Art Collection
Object ID:ART 0024
Location:4A4
Medium:tracing papers, drawings
Description:Sketches and drawings of Charles Savage for the "Canterbury Tales" wood carving on the mantel of the fireplace in the Rosengarten Reading Room. Five characters are depicted.
1456Art CollectionART 0005 GCWPilot Boat No. 5 Later the HesperImage, Art, EtchingArtMatted etching of the Hesper. Has accompany mat with writing that discusses the Hesper's history.George C. Wales1920paper1 etching
Type:Image, Art, Etching
Subject:Art
Creator:George C. Wales
Date:1920
Collection:Art Collection
Object ID:ART 0005 GCW
Location:Art Box 1, 4B3
Pages:1 etching
Medium:paper
Description:Matted etching of the Hesper. Has accompany mat with writing that discusses the Hesper's history.
1474Art CollectionART 0023Portrait of Raymond HawtinImage, ArtImageDrawing of Raymond Hawtin by Richard Estes of Northeast Harbor. Inscription says "in memory of Ray Hawtin musical collection."Richard Estespaint on paper1
Type:Image, Art
Subject:Image
Creator:Richard Estes
Collection:Art Collection
Object ID:ART 0023
Location:Art Box 1, 4B3
Pages:1
Medium:paint on paper
Description:Drawing of Raymond Hawtin by Richard Estes of Northeast Harbor. Inscription says "in memory of Ray Hawtin musical collection."
1468Art CollectionART 0017 RLRose Lamb's Sketch BookImage, ArtArtRose Lamb, the aunt of Aimee and Rosamund Lamb of Sutton Island used to come to the Asticou Inn. The sketch book includes pencil sketches of people and places on Mount Desert Island.Rose Lamb1869paper1 book
Type:Image, Art
Subject:Art
Creator:Rose Lamb
Date:1869
Collection:Art Collection
Object ID:ART 0017 RL
Location:Art Box 1, 4B3
Pages:1 book
Medium:paper
Description:Rose Lamb, the aunt of Aimee and Rosamund Lamb of Sutton Island used to come to the Asticou Inn. The sketch book includes pencil sketches of people and places on Mount Desert Island.
1479Art CollectionART 0028Scott White PaintingImage, Art, Painting, WatercolorArtScott White1949watercolor on paper
Type:Image, Art, Painting, Watercolor
Subject:Art
Creator:Scott White
Date:1949
Collection:Art Collection
Object ID:ART 0028
Location:Art Box 1, 4B3
Pages:watercolor on paper
1480Art CollectionART 0029Seal Island, Nova ScotiaImage, ArtArtScene of the wreck of the steamship Columbia July 2, 1843Stanhope Lenard Esq.pencil on paper
Type:Image, Art
Subject:Art
Creator:Stanhope Lenard Esq.
Collection:Art Collection
Object ID:ART 0029
Location:Art Box 1, 4B3
Pages:pencil on paper
Description:Scene of the wreck of the steamship Columbia July 2, 1843
1472Art CollectionART 0021 SCWSketches and PaintingsImage, ArtArtSarah Cabot later became Mrs. Andrew Wheelwright and the mother of Miss Mary Cabot Wheelwright. Sarah Cabot Wheelwright (1834-1917)Sarah Cabot Wheelwright1880's-1900'swatercolors, drawingsAlbum, 14" x 17.5"4519
Type:Image, Art
Subject:Art
Creator:Sarah Cabot Wheelwright
Date:1880's-1900's
Collection:Art Collection
Object ID:ART 0021 SCW
Location:4A TOP
Pages:Album, 14" x 17.5"
Medium:watercolors, drawings
Description:Sarah Cabot later became Mrs. Andrew Wheelwright and the mother of Miss Mary Cabot Wheelwright. Sarah Cabot Wheelwright (1834-1917)
1454Art CollectionART 0003 MHDThe Lighthouse WindowImage, Art, PaintingImageOriginal card painted by Margaret Herrison Doane (Daisy) for her Aunt Mary Spring Perkins, Christmas 1881. This design inspired the window in St. Mary's-by-the-sea. Accompanying is a Photograph copy of a paper written by Margaret Doane Fayerweather in 1955 about the history of the lighthouse window. [show more]Margaret Herrison Doane1881paper1 painting554
Type:Image, Art, Painting
Subject:Image
Creator:Margaret Herrison Doane
Date:1881
Collection:Art Collection
Object ID:ART 0003 MHD
Location:Art Box 1, 4B3
Pages:1 painting
Medium:paper
Description:Original card painted by Margaret Herrison Doane (Daisy) for her Aunt Mary Spring Perkins, Christmas 1881. This design inspired the window in St. Mary's-by-the-sea. Accompanying is a Photograph copy of a paper written by Margaret Doane Fayerweather in 1955 about the history of the lighthouse window. [show more]
1450Art Collection554 now ART 0003 MHD[Untitled]Image, ArtImageOriginal card painted by Margaret Herrison Doane ("Daisy") for her aunt Mary Spring Perkins, Christmas 1881 from which window in St. Mary's Church in Northeast HarborDaisy Doane1881
Type:Image, Art
Subject:Image
Creator:Daisy Doane
Date:1881
Collection:Art Collection
Object ID:554 now ART 0003 MHD
Location:Art Box 1, 4B3
Description:Original card painted by Margaret Herrison Doane ("Daisy") for her aunt Mary Spring Perkins, Christmas 1881 from which window in St. Mary's Church in Northeast Harbor
1462Art CollectionART 0011[Untitled]Image, Art, PaintingArtPainting looking across lake towards cabin in the woods.Arthur Coombspaper adhered to backing mat1 painting
Type:Image, Art, Painting
Subject:Art
Creator:Arthur Coombs
Collection:Art Collection
Object ID:ART 0011
Location:Art OS Box 1, 4E6
Pages:1 painting
Medium:paper adhered to backing mat
Description:Painting looking across lake towards cabin in the woods.