Wednesday, March 23

earmuffs, potatoes and stoves -winter in maine

ACL already noted this series of shots for Life, but did some more digging. American gothic knockout. Taken all over Maine in March 1942 by Bernard Hoffman.



The village library at North Gorham, ME was open one afternooon a week in winter (heating consideration?). It had 3,000 volumes.










2 comments:

Eric Tippin said...

So cool! I love the culture of the 40's.

mpr said...

Ayuh. Not sure the USPS would approve of that mailbox rig.