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Tate House Museum

Tate House, Portland, 1931

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MMN Item 100326 Item Details
Tate House, Portland, 1931
MMN Item 100326 Zoom

Description

The George Tate House survives as a symbol of the mast trade in the development of colonial Maine. Britain claimed for its use all trees appropriate to making masts for its naval vessels.

This 1931 photograph captures a view of the Tate House at the time of its purchase and restoration by the National Society of Colonial Dames of America in Maine.

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