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Contributed by: Great Cranberry Island Historical Society
Date: circa 1900
Location: Cranberry Isles
Contributed by: Maine Historical Society
Date: circa 1930
Location: Bar Harbor
Media: Postcard, souvenir viewbook
The Preble House, built in 1827 on a hilltop over Preble Cove on Great Cranberry Island, was the home to several generations of Hadlock, Preble, and Spurling family members -- and featured in several books.
George French, a native of Kezar Falls and graduate of Bates College, worked at several jobs before turning to photography as his career. He served for many years as photographer for the Maine Development Commission, taking pictures intended to promote both development and tourism.
The Maine Charitable Mechanic Association, an organization formed to promote and support skilled craftsmen, celebrated civic pride and members' trades with a parade through Portland on Oct. 8, 1841 at which they displayed 17 painted linen banners with graphic and textual representations of the artisans' skills.
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… others believed that this, coupled with his determination to balance the books, resulted in disregard for other ethnic groups and the poor.
… because the longer side was used for adding balance. Another thing that the loner ski was used for is that it helped going through the big drifts…
Dr Hubbard's balance.Item Contributed byHubbard Free Library Dr. Hubbard's Office is a Historic Hallowell gem.
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by Randy Randall
Grandfather and Grandmother subsisted on the fish Grandfather caught, not always legally.
by David Chessey
MY PERSONAL EXPERIENCES AND MY OBSERVATION OF NATIONWIDE OPINIONS CONCERNING THE “VIET NAM" WAR