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Bar Harbor in Hancock County, Maine — The American Northeast (New England)
 

George Bucknam Dorr

 
 
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By Bill Coughlin, July 11, 2017
1. George Bucknam Dorr Marker
Inscription.
In memory of
George Bucknam Dorr
1853 – 1944

Gentleman Scholar
Lover of Naure

Father of this
National Park

Steadfast in his zeal
to make the beauties
of this island
available to all.

 
Location. 44° 21.72′ N, 68° 12.48′ W. Marker is in Bar Harbor, Maine, in Hancock County. Marker can be reached from Suier de Monts Road. Touch for map. Marker is near the Sieur de Monts Nature Center in Acadia National Park. Marker is in this post office area: Bar Harbor ME 04609, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Acadia’s Founding Father (here, next to this marker); Sieur de Monts Spring: The Heart of Acadia National Park (a few steps from this marker); Wabanaki Traditions (within shouting distance of this marker); Wigwam/wikuwam (within shouting distance of this marker); Acadian Lights (approx. one mile away); Volcanic Landscape Exposed (approx. one mile away); Stephen Tyng Mather (approx. one mile away); Cadillac Mountain (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bar Harbor.
 
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George Bucknam Dorr Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 11, 2017
2. George Bucknam Dorr Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 5, 2017. This page originally submitted on August 5, 2017, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 55 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 5, 2017, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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