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Item 87772

Title: Cedar Street Quarry at Blackington's Corner, Rockland, ca. 1875

Contributed by: Rockland Historical Society

Date: circa 1875

Location: Rockland

Media: Stereograph

Item 8145

Title: Southerly Side of Water Street, about 1890

Contributed by: Skowhegan History House

Date: circa 1890

Location: Skowhegan

Media: Photograph

Item 18396

Title: St. John's Day parade float, Lewiston, 1965

Contributed by: Franco-American Collection

Date: 1965-06-20

Location: Lewiston

Media: Photograph

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Item 36110

Address: 22 Cedar Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Mae E Gobey

Use: Apartment

Item 36046

Address: 13 Cedar Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Lillian M Woodbury

Use: Dwelling - Single family

Item 36051

Address: 19 Cedar Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Misak H Papazian

Use: Dwelling - Two family

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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.

Exhibit

Mary King Scrimgeour dress, Lewiston, ca. 1895

Dressing Up, Standing Out, Fitting In

Adorning oneself to look one's "best" has varied over time, gender, economic class, and by event. Adornments suggest one's sense of identity and one's intent to stand out or fit in.

Exhibit

St-Jean-Baptiste portrayal, 1890

La St-Jean in Lewiston-Auburn

St-Jean-Baptiste Day -- June 24th -- in Lewiston-Auburn was a very public display of ethnic pride for nearly a century. Since about 1830, French Canadians had used St. John the Baptist's birthdate as a demonstration of French-Canadian nationalism.

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Site

David Webber letter to Cumberland Overseers of the Poor, 1830

Cumberland & North Yarmouth

A unique two-town history. Prince Memorial Library, Cumberland Historical Society, North Yarmouth Historical Society, Skyline Farm, and Greely Middle School partnered to tell the story of how Cumberland and North Yarmouth were originally part of the same community. Libraries, the Civil War, pauper laws, main streets, local industries, and Skyline Farm are some of the topics covered on the site.

Site

Float in Parade for St. John de Baptist, Lewiston

Franco-American Heritage Center at St. Mary's

View collections, facts, and contact information for this Contributing Partner.

Site

Nils and Karna Persson, New Sweden, ca. 1890

Maine's Swedish Colony, July 23, 1870

A history of Maine's Swedish Colony in Aroostook County. Project partners include Caribou Public Library, Maine Swedish Colony, New Sweden School, New Sweden Historical Society, Nylander Museum, and Stockholm Historical Society. In addition to a substantive history of the Colony generally, exhibit topics cover specific family histories, Olof Nylander, mills and homes in Stockholm, hand tools, railroads, and more.