Keywords: business shingles
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Contributed by: Westport Island History Committee
Location: Boothbay; Westport Island
Media: Ink on paper
Contributed by: Maine Historical Society
Date: circa 1900
Media: Photographic print
In 1924, with Portland was on the verge of profound changes, the Tax Assessors Office undertook a project to document every building in the city -- with photographs and detailed information that provide a unique view into Portland's architecture, neighborhoods, industries, and businesses.
This collection of images portrays many buildings in Sanford and Springvale. The images were taken around the turn of the twentieth century.
For one hundred years, Acadia National Park has captured the American imagination and stood as the most recognizable symbol of Maine’s important natural history and identity. This exhibit highlights Maine Memory content relating to Acadia and Mount Desert Island.
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This classic shingle style home sits high above the Kennebec River town of Hallowell, Maine. Note the turret and open, rounded porch which are drawn…
… bowling pin mill, two lumber mills, cedar mill, shingle mill, and a lath mill (lath are thin strips of wood used as a foundation for layering…
After being in business for a year, Gould replaced the saws and trimmers being used with new ones which substantially increased the mill’s output.