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Title Long Lake
Object Name Print, Gelatin Silver
Other number P020784
Description Gelatin silver print, black and white: view of a lake with mountains in the background.

Written on back: "Long Lake / Aug. 22/35."
Date August 22, 1935
Photographer Bennett, Alvah C.
Collection Historic Photo Collection
Search Terms Hamilton County
lakes and ponds
Long Lake
Catalog Number 2012.008.0017
Notes Mr. Alvah C. Bennett and his wife operated a summer lake resort called, "Lake Wyola Park" in Shutesbury, MA, between 1947-1997/ In 1997, DCR purchased the property and converted the site to a state park. After Mr. Bennett died in 1986 and the property purchased by the state, Mrs. Bennett forwarded some photographs, mostly of their Lake Wyola Park, to the Park Supervisor for Lake Wyola Park. These images are of their personal pre-1947 photographs of the Adirondacks.