Maine Memory Network
Maine's Online Museum

Login · My Account · Show Album


 

 

Search Results

Keywords: Allen Island


Search within these results  |  New Search  |  Advanced Search

Historical Items (13)  |  Tax Records (10)  |  Exhibits (10)  |  Sites (11)  | 

Historical Items Showing 3 of 13 View All

Item 99021

Title: Arthur S. Allen Jr. bookplate, 1928

Contributed by: Cary Memorial Library in Wayne

Date: 1928

Location: Wayne

Media: Ink on paper

Item 81260

Title: The "Foster D" off shore, ca. 1920

Contributed by: Friendship Museum

Date: circa 1920

Location: St. George

Media: photograph

Item 9450

Title: Chase's Row, Squirrel Island, 1880s

Contributed by: Stanley Museum

Date: circa 1885

Location: Southport

Media: Black & White Stereograph

Tax Records Showing 3 of 10 View All

Item 89196

Address: Allen property, City Point Road S. Side, Peaks Island, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Sarah E. Allen

Use: Summer Dwelling

Item 89193

Address: Allen property, City Point Road S. Side, Peaks Island, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Sarah E. Allen

Use: Summer Dwelling

Item 88575

Address: Allen property, Beach Avenue, Long Island, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Charlotte W. Allen

Use: Dwelling

Exhibits Showing 3 of 10 View All

Exhibit

Noon Lunch, Eagle Lake, 1911

Umbazooksus & Beyond

Visitors to the Maine woods in the early twentieth century often recorded their adventures in private diaries or journals and in photographs. Their remembrances of canoeing, camping, hunting and fishing helped equate Maine with wilderness.

Exhibit

Bowdoin College baseball team, ca. 1896

Summer's Favorite Game

Baseball often is called the National Pastime. For many people, baseball is encountered in the backyard and down the street, a game played by a few or the full contingent of a team.

Exhibit

Maine Soldiers' Relief Association card, Washington

The Sanitary Commission: Meeting Needs of Soldiers, Families

The Sanitary Commission, formed soon after the Civil War began in the spring of 1861, dealt with the health, relief needs, and morale of soldiers and their families. The Maine Agency helped families and soldiers with everything from furloughs to getting new socks.

Sites Showing 3 of 11 View All

Site

Ox Cart at N.W. Marston's Store, South Lubec, ca. 1880

Lubec, Maine

A history of the easternmost town in Maine as created by the Lubec Historical Society, Lubec Consolidated School, Lubec Landmarks, and Lubec Memorial Library. Exhibits include the sardine and herring industries, the Sardine Queen, the West Quoddy Head Lighthouse, the 1911 Centennial Celebration, the S. S. Cumberland Steamer, the gold hoax, an important community quilt, a tragic boating accident, and the blizzard of 1934, among others.

Site

Welcome to Strong sign, Strong, ca. 1950

Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village

The history of a small western Maine community north of Farmington as told by a team consisting of Strong Historical Society, Strong Elementary School, and Strong Public Library. Exhibit topics include Strong's prominence in the wood products industry (it was once the "Toothpick Capital of the World"), the "Bridge that Changed the Map," schools and educational history, clubs and organizations, "Fly Rod" Crosby, the first Maine guide, and a rich student section related to the Civil War and post-Civil War era in the town.

Site

Dedication of monument to Blue Hill's founders, 1910

Blue Hill, Maine

The history of a small, but vibrant, Downeast village as told by an array of local institutions and organizations. Site contributors include Blue Hill Historical Society, Blue Hill Public Library, Blue Hill Consolidated School, George Stevens Academy, the Bay School, and the Jonathan Fisher House. Some of the topics covered include the arts, Jonathan Fisher, the Blue Hill Fair, Rusticators, the Civil War, education, and shipbuilding.