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Louis L. McAllister Photographs

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Louis L. McAllister photographed people and places near Burlington, Vermont for 60 years. He was born in Columbus, Nebraska on October 16, 1876, the son of Julius S. McAllister (born 1841 in Lincoln, VT) and Rosette Gould (born in Vermont in 1851). Julius McAllister worked as a photographer and dentist in Washington D.C., Bristol, Vermont and Columbus, Nebraska. Around 1895, Julius, his third wife Amy, and their children left Nebraska for the Union Soldiers’ Colony in Fitzgerald, Georgia. By 1900, Julius and Amy were divorced, and Amy and her stepson Louis were working as photographers in Thomasville, Georgia.

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Louis L. McAllister Photographs

Published:  November 19, 2007,  University of Vermont, Bailey/Howe Library, Special Collections

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Title:   Camp Abnaki

Creator:  McAllister, L. L. (Louis L.), 1877-1963

Date:  undated; undated

Resource type:   photographs

Resource type:   black-and-white photographs

Totem pole marking the 50th anniversary of Camp Abnaki, a boys resident camp located in North Hero, Vermont on the shores of Lake Champlain owned by the YMCA (Young Men's Christian Association). The dates 1901 - 1951 appear on the wings of the bird near the top. Two buildings are seen in the background with people on the porch and on the grounds.

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    Title:   Camp Abnaki

    Creator:  McAllister, L. L. (Louis L.), 1877-1963

    Date:  undated

    Resource type:   photographs

    Resource type:   black-and-white photographs

    Undated photo no. 4 of staff standing and sitting around the totem pole at Camp Abnaki, a summer resident camp for boys located in North Hero, Vermont on the shores of Lake Champlain owned by the YMCA (Young Men's Christian Association). At least a woman can be identifies as a nurse sitting in the 2nd row. Main camp buildings can be seen in the background.

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      Title:   Camp Abnaki

      Creator:  McAllister, L. L. (Louis L.), 1877-1963

      Date:  undated

      Resource type:   photographs

      Resource type:   black-and-white photographs

      Undated photo no. 13 showing the back of the totem pole erected at Camp Abnaki, a boys' resident camp located in North Hero, Vermont on the shores of Lake Champlain and owned by the YMCA (Young Men's Christian Association). Dates on the front of the pole on the bird's wings are 1901 - 1951, recognizing the 50th anniversary of the camp.

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        Title:   Camp Abnaki

        Creator:  McAllister, L. L. (Louis L.), 1877-1963

        Date:  undated

        Resource type:   photographs

        Resource type:   black-and-white photographs

        Undated photo of an older man wearing a logo sweat shirt standing next to the totem pole on the grounds of Camp Abnaki, a boys' summer resident camp in North Hero, Vermont along the shores of Lake Champlain owned by the YMCA (Young Men's Christian Association) He is pictured in other camp photos of the 1950s. mcalB04F22i04, mcalB04F19i08. Photo #8

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          Title:   Camp Abnaki

          Creator:  McAllister, L. L. (Louis L.), 1877-1963

          Date:  undated

          Resource type:   photographs

          Resource type:   black-and-white photographs

          Undated full view of totem pole at Camp Abnaki, a boys' resident camp in North Hero, Vermont on the shores of Lake Champlain owned by the YMCA (Young Men's Christian Association). Camp buildings seen in the background. Dates on the wings of the bird near the top of the pole are 1901 - 1951 and the picture may have been taken in 1951, the 50th anniversary of the camp. Photo #6.

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            Title:   Camp Abnaki

            Creator:  McAllister, L. L. (Louis L.), 1877-1963

            Date:  1931

            Resource type:   photographs

            Resource type:   black-and-white photographs

            Totem pole marking the 50th anniversary of Camp Abnaki in North Hero, Vt. The dates 1901 - 1951 appear on the wings of the bird near the top.

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              Title:   Camp Abnaki - Campers and Families

              Creator:  McAllister, L. L. (Louis L.), 1877-1963

              Date:  1944-07

              Resource type:   photographs

              Resource type:   black-and-white photographs

              July 1944. Group photo of campers gathered around the totem pole in front of one of the main buildings at Camp Abnaki. Photo #37.

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                Title:   Camp Abnaki - Staff

                Creator:  McAllister, L. L. (Louis L.), 1877-1963

                Date:  undated

                Resource type:   photographs

                Resource type:   black-and-white photographs

                Five men stand in front of the Camp Abnaki totem pole. Undated. Photo #10.

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