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Item 9483

Title: Squirrel Island children, ca. 1910

Contributed by: Stanley Museum

Date: circa 1910

Location: Southport

Media: Black and White Photograph

Item 16688

Title: Nine Children in Costumes, Sanford, ca 1900

Contributed by: Sanford Historical Committee

Date: circa 1900

Location: Sanford

Media: Print from Glass Negative

Item 68359

Title: Children acting in "Tom Thumb's Wedding," Swan's Island, ca. 1950

Contributed by: Swan's Island Educational Society

Date: circa 1950

Location: Swans Island

Media: black and white photograph

Tax Records Showing 3 of 8 View All

Item 70956

Address: 12-16 Powsland Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Temporary Home for Women & Children

Use: Dwelling

Item 87371

Address: Missionary Society M.E. Church property, Maine Conference Women's Home, East End, Long Island, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Missionary Society M.E. Church

Use: Italian Fresh Air Camp

Item 85325

Exhibits Showing 3 of 97 View All


Ladies surround child on small slide at a children's party at Biddeford Pool, 1917

May Baskets, a Dog, and a Party for Children

Two women thinking intruders were coming into their Biddeford Pool home, let the dog out to chase them away. Later, they discovered the truth about the noise at their door.


Florence Jewett, Norridgewock, ca. 1885

Eternal Images: Photographing Childhood

From the earliest days of photography doting parents from across Maine sought to capture images of their young children. The studio photographs often reflect the families' images of themselves and their status or desired status.


Camp Tekakwitha brochure, Leeds, ca. 1940

From French Canadians to Franco-Americans

French Canadians who emigrated to the Lewiston-Auburn area faced discrimination as children and adults -- such as living in "Little Canada" tenements and being ridiculed for speaking French -- but also adapted to their new lives and sustained many cultural traditions.

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Ox Cart at N.W. Marston's Store, South Lubec, ca. 1880

Lubec, Maine

A history of the easternmost town in Maine as created by the Lubec Historical Society, Lubec Consolidated School, Lubec Landmarks, and Lubec Memorial Library. Exhibits include the sardine and herring industries, the Sardine Queen, the West Quoddy Head Lighthouse, the 1911 Centennial Celebration, the S. S. Cumberland Steamer, the gold hoax, an important community quilt, a tragic boating accident, and the blizzard of 1934, among others.


Farmington Public Library, 1916

Farmington Public Library

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Beazley Shipyard, Verona Island

Buck Memorial Library

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