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Historical Items Showing 3 of 567 View All

Item 11886

Title: Cony High School, Augusta

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Location: Augusta

Media: Postcard

Item 66104

Title: Cony High School, Augusta, ca. 1935

Contributed by: Boston Public Library

Date: circa 1935

Location: Augusta

Media: Linen texture postcard

Item 71153

Title: Maine Volunteer Militia encampment, Augusta, 1885

Contributed by: Boston Public Library

Date: 1885

Location: Augusta

Media: Ink on paper; Lithograph

Tax Records Showing 3 of 14 View All

Item 87290

Address: 72 Wordsworth Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Augusta M Rosenwald

Use: Garage

Item 99253

Address: 8 Portland Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Augusta H. Meaher

Use: Dwelling

Item 33037

Address: Assessor's Record, 134-144 Bradley Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Augusta C Anderson

Use: Garage

Exhibits Showing 3 of 6 View All

Exhibit

Civil Defense Week End poster, 1958

Civil Defense: Fear and Safety

In the 1950s and the 1960s, Maine's Civil Defense effort focused on preparedness for hurricanes, floods and other natural disasters and a more global concern, nuclear war. Civil Defense materials urged awareness, along with measures like storing food and other staple items and preparing underground or other shelters.

Exhibit

Indian Land Claims settlement, 1980

Land Claims, Economic Opportunities?

The landmark 1980 Maine Indian Land Claims Settlement Act provided $81.6 million to Maine Indians for economic development, land purchase and other purposes. The money and increased land holdings, however, have not solved economic and employment issues for Maine Indians.

Exhibit

Shaylor's 'Compendium of Penmanship,' ca. 1900

Horace W. Shaylor: Portland Penman

Horace W. Shaylor, a native of Ohio, settled in Portland and turned his focus to handwriting, developing several unique books of handwriting instruction. He also was a talented artist.

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Site

Battleship filling with coal at Lamoine Coaling Station, ca. 1910

Maine Bureau of Parks and Lands

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Site

Acadia National Park, ca. 1920

Maine Forest Service

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Site

Men's cottage, Maine State Sanatorium, Hebron, ca. 1905

Maine Historic Preservation Commission

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