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Item 12449

W.S. Knowlton, Caribou, 1889

Contributed by: Caribou Public Library

Date: 1889

Location: Caribou

Media: Photographic print

Item 12924

High School play, Caribou, 1902

Contributed by: Caribou Public Library

Date: 1902-11-25

Location: Caribou

Media: Photographic print

Item 26428

Caribou High School, 1895

Contributed by: Mark & Emily Turner Memorial Library

Date: 1895

Location: Caribou

Media: Photographic print

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Olson-Oberg aerial wedding, Caribou, 1930

A Parade, an Airplane and Two Weddings

Two couples, a parade from downtown Caribou to the airfield, and two airplane flights were the scene in 1930 when the couples each took off in a single-engine plane to tie the knot high over Aroostook County.

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Walker Memorial Library, Westbrook, 1943

Hunting Season

Maine's ample woods historically provided numerous game animals and birds for hunters seeking food, fur, or hides. The promotion of hunting as tourism and concerns about conservation toward the end of the nineteenth century changed the nature of hunting in Maine.

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Potato pickers, Caribou, ca. 1930

Laboring in Maine

Workers in Maine have labored in factories, on farms, in the woods, on the water, among other locales. Many of Maine's occupations have been determined by the state's climate and geographical features.

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Team of trained moose, Caribou, 1942

Caribou Public Library

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Olof O. Nylander and photographer Delmar B. Lovejoy, Presque Isle, 1933

Nylander Museum

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Nils and Karna Persson, New Sweden, ca. 1890

Maine's Swedish Colony, July 23, 1870 - Project Partners

… 30 High Street, Caribou 207-493-4214 ddubois@caribou-public.lib.me.us Be sure to visit the library's website at www.caribou-public.lib.me.us.

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Aroostook Potato Harvest: Perspective of a Six Year Old

by Phyllis A. Blackstone


A child's memory of potato harvest in the 1950s