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Item 46074

"Chester L. Pike" outside Colson Boat Shop, Lubec ca. 1950

Contributed by: Lubec Historical Society Date: circa 1950 Location: Lubec Media: Photographic print

Item 46068

"Chester L. Pike" launching at Colson Boat Shop, Lubec, 1949

Contributed by: Lubec Historical Society Date: 1949-09-24 Location: Lubec Media: Photographic print

Item 79567

Award to Harvey Gamage, South Bristol, 1969

Contributed by: South Bristol Historical Society Date: 1969-10-24 Location: South Bristol Media: ink on paper

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Exhibits

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A Town Is Born: South Bristol, 1915

After being part of the town of Bristol for nearly 150 years, residents of South Bristol determined that their interests would be better served by becoming a separate town and they broke away from the large community of Bristol.

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Moosehead Steamboats

After the canoe, steamboats became the favored method of transportation on Moosehead Lake. They revolutionized movement of logs and helped promote tourism in the region.

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Mural mystery in Westport Island's Cornelius Tarbox, Jr. House

The Cornelius Tarbox, Jr. House, a well-preserved Greek Revival house on Westport Island, has a mystery contained within--a panoramic narrative mural. The floor-to-ceiling mural contains eight painted panels that create a colorful coastal seascape which extends through the front hallway and up the stairwell. The name of the itinerant painter has been lost over time, can you help us solve the mystery of who he or she was?

Site Pages

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Scarborough: They Called It Owascoag - Historical Overview - Page 2 of 4

… distinguished citizen, merchant, farmer, and ship builder. Three of his children became major public figures.

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Islesboro--An Island in Penobscot Bay - Businesses and Cottage Industries

Early island contractors and builders were responsible for erecting the large summer homes for wealthy summer residents, who spent two to three…

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Islesboro--An Island in Penobscot Bay - Historical Overview

… of highly successful shipmasters, owners and builders, starting with Captain Mark Pendleton (1811-1888) and continuing through his son Fields…