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Alice Beal, Bucksport, ca. 1913

Contributed by: Bucksport Historical Society Date: circa 1913 Location: Bucksport Media: Photographic print

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Bangor Daily News at the Capitol

Contributed by: Margaret Chase Smith Library Date: 1962-04-10 Location: Washington; Bangor Media: Photographic print

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Testimonial Banquet Program, Bangor, 1946

Contributed by: John Bapst Memorial High School Date: 1946-04-08 Location: Bangor Media: Ink on paper


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One Hundred Years of Caring -- EMMC

In 1892 five physicians -- William H. Simmons, William C. Mason, Walter H. Hunt, Everett T. Nealey, and William E. Baxter -- realized the need for a hospital in the city of Bangor had become urgent and they set about providing one.


Wired! How Electricity Came to Maine

As early as 1633, entrepreneurs along the Piscataqua River in southern Maine utilized the force of the river to power a sawmill, recognizing the potential of the area's natural power sources, but it was not until the 1890s that technology made widespread electricity a reality -- and even then, consumers had to be urged to use it.


The Waldo-Hancock Bridge

The Waldo-Hancock Bridge is in the process of being dismantled after over 70 years of service. The Maine State Archives has a number of records related to the history of this famous bridge that are presented in this exhibition.

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Bangor Daily News Library

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Life on a Tidal River - Bangor Site Resources

Bangor, Me.: Bangor Pub. Co.,1976. Print. Cole, Galen, et al. The Galen Cole Family Foundation and Cole Land Transportation Museum .

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Life on a Tidal River - Bangor Man Rats Out Brady Gang - Page 2 of 2

Print. G-Men Kill Brady and Pal. Bangor Daily News 13 October 1937: 1-4. Print. How "Trap" Was Sprung Revealed.