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Photo, Print, Drawing In and around Eagle Lake, Maine; Maison Daigle St. Jean, Clair, New Brunswick

About this Item

Title

  • In and around Eagle Lake, Maine; Maison Daigle St. Jean, Clair, New Brunswick

Names

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

Created / Published

  • Eagle Lake, Maine; Clair, New Brunswick, June 25, 1991 - June 26, 1991

Headings

  • -  Folklore--Maine
  • -  Folklore--New Brunswick
  • -  Photographs
  • -  Ethnography
  • -  Documentary photographs
  • -  Canada -- New Brunswick -- Madawaska County -- Clair
  • -  United States -- Maine -- Aroostook County -- Eagle Lake

Genre

  • Photographs
  • Ethnography
  • Documentary photographs

Notes

  • -  Index data: These images document the Eagle Lake environs on June 25, and on June 26, field research in recording an 1848 French (Acadian) house in Clair, New Brunswick. This house (Maison Daigle St. Jean) is an important historic Acadian house that has been reconstructed as a museum site by the Clair Historical Society, Inc. See Marshall's fieldnotes for June 26; 1-7, Eagle Lake, early morning; views from front porch of the Phil Brown house (fieldworkers' lodgings); 8-16, Maison Daigle St. Jean: views of the house. This is a piece-sur-piece en colombage Acadian log house of the first quality. SEE fieldnotes. Note its massing, its ornament, and the front door area; 17, Brassier on the front porch; 18-20, Views of interior: kitchen. Note built-in cupboard and the niche for various religious statues representing the annual cycle of Catholic observances (here, Jesus).

Medium

  • 35 mm color slide

Call Number/Physical Location

  • Call number: AFC 1991/029: HM-C001
  • Field project identifier: MAP-HM-C001

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:

Brassieur, C. Ray, David A Whitman, and Howard W Marshall. In and around Eagle Lake, Maine; Maison Daigle St. Jean, Clair, New Brunswick. Canada Madawaska County New Brunswick United States Eagle Lake Maine Clair Aroostook County, 1991. Eagle Lake, Maine; Clair, New Brunswick, - June 26, 1991. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1991029_hm_c001/.

APA citation style:

Brassieur, C. R., Whitman, D. A. & Marshall, H. W. (1991) In and around Eagle Lake, Maine; Maison Daigle St. Jean, Clair, New Brunswick. Canada Madawaska County New Brunswick United States Eagle Lake Maine Clair Aroostook County, 1991. Eagle Lake, Maine; Clair, New Brunswick, - June 26, 1991. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1991029_hm_c001/.

MLA citation style:

Brassieur, C. Ray, David A Whitman, and Howard W Marshall. In and around Eagle Lake, Maine; Maison Daigle St. Jean, Clair, New Brunswick. Eagle Lake, Maine; Clair, New Brunswick, - June 26, 1991. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/afc1991029_hm_c001/>.