MOUNT DESERT - The Mount Desert Island historical society is preparing to host a unique exhibit, featuring rare photographs of Downeast Maine from the late 19th and early 20th centuries.
It's called "Hancock County Through Eastern's Eye" and the collection will be on display at the Sound School House in Mount Desert throughout the months of January and February.
Historical society officials say the exhibit will feature images that have never been on public display before.
It all kicks off with an opening reception on Thursday January 9th from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. It's at the Sound School House on 373 Sound Drive, Mount Desert.
For more information contact Photo Archivist, Kevin Johnson, at 584-2529 ext. #210 or [email protected].
Lindsey joined the WVII ABC7 and WFVX FOX Bangor news team in January of 2012. Raised in Arlington, Mass., Lindsey graduated from Endicott College located in Beverly, Mass. where she majored in Communication. While attending college on the North Shore Lindsey ran the campus newspaper, the Endicott Observer, lead the Endicott Gulls field hockey team as Captain in the 2009 & 2010 seasons, and played for the women’s club hockey team.
For two years Lindsey worked at WCVB Channel 5 News Boston as an ENG producer and writer, while also filling in for various positions in
Chronicle, the station’s nightly news magazine. Additionally, Lindsey contributed to the production of two MDA Labor Day telethons.
When she’s not in the field she can be found on the ice. Lindsey helps out with Brewer’s Youth Hockey Learn to Skate & Learn to Play program and plays on a men’s league team. She also helped to establish Brewer’s first youth under-12 girl’s hockey team.