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Photo, Print, Drawing Geraldine Chasse and Ernie Chasse home, Saint David Village, Madawaska, Maine; Fort Kent Blockhouse, Fort Kent, Maine; Maison Daigle-St. Jean, Clair, New Brunswick

About this Item

Title

  • Geraldine Chasse and Ernie Chasse home, Saint David Village, Madawaska, Maine; Fort Kent Blockhouse, Fort Kent, Maine; Maison Daigle-St. Jean, Clair, New Brunswick

Names

  • Marshall, Howard W. (Research team member)
  • Brassieur, C. Ray (Research team member)
  • Ornstein, Lisa (Research team member)
  • Whitman, David A., 1950- (Photographer)

Created / Published

  • Saint David, Maine; Fort Kent, Maine; Clair, New Brunswick, June 26, 1991

Headings

  • -  Folklore--Maine
  • -  Folklore--New Brunswick
  • -  Photographs
  • -  Ethnography
  • -  Documentary photographs
  • -  Canada -- New Brunswick -- Madawaska County -- Clair
  • -  United States -- Maine -- Aroostook County -- Fort Kent
  • -  United States -- Maine -- Aroostook County -- Saint David

Genre

  • Photographs
  • Ethnography
  • Documentary photographs

Notes

  • -  Index data: These images document the house of Geraldine and Ernie Chasse in St. David Village, town of Madawaska, ME; 1-3, Exterior of Chasse house; see MAP DW-C012 for more information about the house; 4, Fieldworker Howard Marshall takes a photo of Gerry and Ernie in front of their house; 5, View of St. David Catholic Church from Chasse house; 6, The Chasses' garden; These images document the Fort Kent Blockhouse; 7-8, Fort Kent Blockhouse, 1839 log blockhouse at the confluence of the Fish and St. John River, built by a Maine civil posse as a result of the Maine-New Burnswick boundary dispute; These images document the Maison Daigle-St-Jean in Clair, New Brunswick; 9-19, Exterior of the Maison Daigle-St-Jean, a restored midnineteenth century house; 20, Interior of the Maison Daigle-St-Jean; this type of ceiling was commonly used in Acadian houses. The blue woodwork above the molding appears to have been carved to resemble a rope.

Medium

  • 35 mm color slide

Call Number/Physical Location

  • Call number: AFC 1991/029: DW-C013
  • Field project identifier: MAP-DW-C013

Source Collection

  • Maine Acadian Cultural Survey collection (AFC 1991/029)

Repository

  • American Folklife Center

Digital Id

Online Format

  • image

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Credit line: Maine Acadian Cultural Survey collection (AFC 1991/029), American Folklife Center, Library of Congress

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Chicago citation style:

Marshall, Howard W, C. Ray Brassieur, Lisa Ornstein, and David A Whitman. Geraldine Chasse and Ernie Chasse home, Saint David Village, Madawaska, Maine; Fort Kent Blockhouse, Fort Kent, Maine; Maison Daigle-St. Jean, Clair, New Brunswick. Canada Fort Kent Madawaska County New Brunswick United States Saint David Maine Clair Aroostook County, 1991. Saint David, Maine; Fort Kent, Maine; Clair, New Brunswick. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1991029_dw_c013/.

APA citation style:

Marshall, H. W., Brassieur, C. R., Ornstein, L. & Whitman, D. A. (1991) Geraldine Chasse and Ernie Chasse home, Saint David Village, Madawaska, Maine; Fort Kent Blockhouse, Fort Kent, Maine; Maison Daigle-St. Jean, Clair, New Brunswick. Canada Fort Kent Madawaska County New Brunswick United States Saint David Maine Clair Aroostook County, 1991. Saint David, Maine; Fort Kent, Maine; Clair, New Brunswick. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1991029_dw_c013/.

MLA citation style:

Marshall, Howard W, et al. Geraldine Chasse and Ernie Chasse home, Saint David Village, Madawaska, Maine; Fort Kent Blockhouse, Fort Kent, Maine; Maison Daigle-St. Jean, Clair, New Brunswick. Saint David, Maine; Fort Kent, Maine; Clair, New Brunswick. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/afc1991029_dw_c013/>.