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Lake Pleasant in Montague, Massachusetts, was a spiritualist campground. The founders, pictured here, believed in full equality between men and women and the possibility of contacting the dead through sťances. The Lake Pleasant community attracted thousands of people each summer who enjoyed its beautiful waters, musical entertainment, lectures, and seances.


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Lake Pleasant Founders

photographer   Unidentified
date   c. 1880
location   Lake Pleasant, Montague, Massachusetts
width   9.0"
height   6.0"
process/materials   paper print
item type   Photograph/Photograph
accession #   #1996.12.2763

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