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Holt House ‘Tours Through Time’

The Blue Hill Historical Society opened the 1815 Holt House on Saturday, July 29, for the state-wide Touring Through Time event, and honored collector and society benefactor Roland M. Howard in its exhibits.

Dolls from years past

Dolls from years past

An upstairs child’s bedroom in the Holt House is decorated with toys, games and dolls from the 1900s.

Photo by Anne Berleant

19th century fireplace

19th century fireplace

Leslie Smallidge gave tours of the 1815 Holt House on July 29, including this original fireplace.

Photo by Anne Berleant

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1906 wedding dress

1906 wedding dress

Ophra Staples of Penobscot married Charles Kitteredge of Blue Hill in 1906; her wedding dress is on display in the Holt House.

Photo by Anne Berleant

Tasting Through Time

Tasting Through Time

Recipes and a little history accompanied the historical treats offered at the Holt House on July 29.

Photo by Anne Berleant