La Fanfare Montagnard (The Montagnard Band) Photograph

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La Fanfare Montagnard (The Montagnard Band) Photograph

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Description

This was one of many bands in the St. Jon’s Day parade in Lewiston. The Dewitt Hotel near City Hall was considered a local landmark.

The Dominican Band regrouped in 1939 under the auspices of The Montagnard Club, a well-known Lewiston snowshoe club, and was renamed La Fanfare Montagnard. The band played in parades and at social functions around the state.

Publication Date

1960

City

Lewiston, Maine

Keywords

Franco-American Collection, music, music traditions

Identifier

2018.20.12

Disciplines

Arts and Humanities | History | Music | Public History

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La Fanfare Montagnard (The Montagnard Band) Photograph


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