Posts Tagged: The Public-Spirited Beatrix Farrand of Mount Desert Island

  • Monograph shares secrets of Acadia’s historic landscapes

    Monograph shares secrets of Acadia’s historic landscapes

    One the real pleasures of the yearlong Acadia National Park Centennial celebration has been the opportunity to delve deeper into the history, background and personal relationships that helped create the park and nurture its growth. In addition to books and lectures providing more insight into the thought processes of George B. Dorr, and his communications

  • Farrand’s work on MDI carriage roads is focus

    Farrand’s work on MDI carriage roads is focus

    BAR HARBOR — Roxanne Brouse will discuss her recently completed monograph describing Beatrix Farrand’s work designing the historic carriage roads of Acadia National Park at Garland Farm on Tuesday, July 26, from 4-5 p.m. The Beatrix Farrand Society is sponsoring this event. The monograph, entitled “The Public-Spirited Beatrix Farrand of Mount Desert Island” is the