Throwback Thursday: The White Squirrel of Jamaica Pond

The White Squirrel of Jamaica Pond, circa August 2007

Photos by Abby, via the photo archive of the JP Historical Society

The White Squirrel of Jamaica Pond, circa August 2007

Each weekday we post a random image from around the neighborhood. On Thursdays we reach into the photo archive of the Jamaica Plain Historical Society. Today we’ve got a real gem.

Remember the Albino Squirrel of Jamaica Pond? This famous furry denizen lives on as the symbol of the JP Music Festival. This photo was taken in August 2007 by Photos by Abby.

If you have a photo that screams (or even whispers) “Jamaica Plain,” here are four ways to nominate it as our “Photo of the Day”: