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
An upstairs child’s bedroom in the Holt House is decorated with toys, games and dolls from the 1900s.
19th century fireplace
Leslie Smallidge gave tours of the 1815 Holt House on July 29, including this original fireplace.
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.
Tasting Through Time
Recipes and a little history accompanied the historical treats offered at the Holt House on July 29.