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The Maine Frontier: Through the Lens of Isaac Walton Simpson
August 13, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm$7
Thursday, August 13, 7:00 pm in the First Congregational Church Vestry, 8 Church Street
A moving glimpse of the people and families who carved out a life a hundred years ago in isolated northern Maine. This multi-media presentation combining film, photography, oral history, and live music is based on a recently discovered collection of rare early photographs taken in northern Maine by Isaac Simpson. Made possible by a grant from the Maine Humanities Council and the Maine Arts Commission.
Filmmaker Sumner McKane is also a composer, musician, historian, and photographer.
Cost: $10; $7 Members