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Catalog Number 2012.116.26
Collection Linda and Mike Eastman Collection
Object Name Manuscript
Reference code US SPHi 2012.116.26
Scope & Content The Village Called Pleasantdale, by Raymond "Pete" Taylor. A brief history of the Pleasantdale area in the 1920s. In the manuscript, Taylor mentions Ray Conley, the crossing tender who worked out of the shanty at the corner of Broadway and Evans (he incorrectly spells his name as Connely); Whitehall and its owner Ernest Durost; the Eben Nutter and Henry Nutter houses; Robert E. Peary; Edward C. Reynolds; Freeman Evans and Frank Sawyer who both operated a store on the corner of Broadway and Evans; and the ice house at Barberry Creek that was also known as Clarks Pond.
Title The Village Called Pleasantdale
Search Terms Pleasantdale
Whitehall
Cape Elizabeth Depot
Barberry Creek
Turner's Island
Clark's Pond
People Peary, Robert Edwin (U.S. Navy, Rear Admiral)
Evans, Freeman
Sawyer, Frank
Reynolds, Edward C.
Durost, Ernest
Taylor, Raymond H. "Pete"