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Item 16354

'Lisbon Enterprise' fire article, 1901

Contributed by: Lisbon Historical Society

Date: 1901-04-08

Location: Lisbon Falls

Media: Newspaper

Item 131

The "Boxer" and "Enterprise," Monhegan, 1831

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: 1813-09-05

Location: Monhegan

Media: watercolor on paper

Item 16981

Tobacco cutter, Haynesville, c. 1875

Contributed by: Aroostook County Historical and Art Museum

Date: circa 1875

Location: Haynesville; Philadelphia

Media: iron

Tax Records Showing 3 of 4 View All

Item 54489

Assessor's Record, 293 Forest Avenue, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Hersey Corporation

Use: Vulcanizing Room

Item 54512

Assessor's Record, 343-349 Forest Avenue, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Miles B. Mank Motor Car Company

Use: Oil House

Item 54513

Assessor's Record, 343-349 Forest Avenue, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Miles B. Mank Motor Car Company

Use: Runway

Exhibits Showing 3 of 30 View All

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Enemies at Sea, Companions in Death

Lt. William Burrows and Commander Samuel Blyth, commanders of the USS Enterprise and the HMS Boxer, led their ships and crews in Battle in Muscongus Bay on Sept. 5, 1813. The American ship was victorious, but both captains were killed. Portland staged a large and regal joint burial.

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Waterville City Hall during the centennial celebration, 1902

"We are growing to be somewhat cosmopolitan…" Waterville in 1911

Between 1870 and 1911, Waterville more than doubled in size, becoming a center of manufacturing, transportation, and the retail trade and offering a variety of entertainments for its residents.

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Friendship Harbor and the steamboat landing, ca. 1910

Jameson & Wotton Wharf, Friendship

Since 1897, the Jameson & Wotton Wharf in Friendship has been an important addition to the community on Muscongus Bay. The wharf, which is accessible at all tides, was a steamboat stop for many years, as well as important to the lobster business.

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Swan's Island: Six miles east of ordinary - IV. Transitions and troubles: Private enterprise shoulders an island’s needs

IV. Transitions and troubles: Private enterprise shoulders an island’s needs Left with no reliable connection to the mainland and few secure sources…

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Biddeford Shipbuilding Co. crew in front of  'Jere G. Shaw,' 1918

Biddeford History & Heritage Project - Shipbuilding

… demand for emergency tonnage, a four-masted schooner was built as a speculative enterprise on the site of the old Perkins yard at Biddeford.

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Green Mountain Advertisement

Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - Green Mountain Railroad By: Spenser Simis

… Railway, Clergue had begun implementing the new enterprise before informing the public of it. This time however, the public acted in the short…