Photo, Print, Drawing Buildings and scenes, Fort Kent, Maine; Shrines, churches, homes, Frenchville, Maine
About this Item
- Buildings and scenes, Fort Kent, Maine; Shrines, churches, homes, Frenchville, Maine
- Brassieur, C. Ray (Research team member)
- Whitman, David A., 1950- (Photographer)
Created / Published
- Fort Kent, Maine; Frenchville, Maine, July 10, 1991 - July 11, 1991
- - Folklore--Maine
- - Photographs
- - Ethnography
- - Documentary photographs
- - United States -- Maine -- Aroostook County -- Fort Kent
- - United States -- Maine -- Aroostook County -- Frenchville
- Documentary photographs
- - Index data: Some miscellaneous buildings and scenes in Fort Kent; 1, House painted bright blue/green, a common color choice; 2, Shrine in a yard; a great number of houses in the study area have such shrines, primarily to the Virgin Mary; 3-4, Decorative eagles on a house; eagles are often used as a decorative motif; 5, Another shrine, this one is in front of an apartment; 6, Bright colors are used in a variety of settings, here as painted rocks by a driveway; 7-8, Gambrel-roofed shed; St. Louis Catholic Church is in the background; 9-12, A type of wheeled dock locally called a quay (or quai); the wheels allow the dock to be removed from the water before it freezes, thus averting ice damage. These are common on lakes in the study area; this one is on Eagle Lake; 13-20, Wooden strip canoe being built by Jerry White and Mark Jallbert at White's home in Frenchville
- 35 mm color slide
Call Number/Physical Location
- Call number: AFC 1991/029: DW-C040
- Field project identifier: MAP-DW-C040
- Maine Acadian Cultural Survey collection (AFC 1991/029)
- American Folklife Center
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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:
Brassieur, C. Ray, and David A Whitman. Buildings and scenes, Fort Kent, Maine; Shrines, churches, homes, Frenchville, Maine. United States Aroostook County Maine Fort Kent Frenchville, 1991. Fort Kent, Maine; Frenchville, Maine, - July 11, 1991. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1991029_dw_c040/.
APA citation style:
Brassieur, C. R. & Whitman, D. A. (1991) Buildings and scenes, Fort Kent, Maine; Shrines, churches, homes, Frenchville, Maine. United States Aroostook County Maine Fort Kent Frenchville, 1991. Fort Kent, Maine; Frenchville, Maine, - July 11, 1991. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1991029_dw_c040/.
MLA citation style:
Brassieur, C. Ray, and David A Whitman. Buildings and scenes, Fort Kent, Maine; Shrines, churches, homes, Frenchville, Maine. Fort Kent, Maine; Frenchville, Maine, - July 11, 1991. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/afc1991029_dw_c040/>.