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Contributed by: Friendship Museum
Date: circa 1910
Media: wood with paper label
Since 1897, the Jameson & Wotton Wharf in Friendship has been an important addition to the community on Muscongus Bay. The wharf, which is accessible at all tides, was a steamboat stop for many years, as well as important to the lobster business.
Tuberculosis -- or consumption as it often was called -- claimed so many lives and so threatened the health of communities that private organizations and, by 1915, the state, got involved in TB treatment. The state's first tuberculosis sanatorium was built on Greenwood Mountain in Hebron and introduced a new philosophy of treatment.
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… that her mother would always have a pot of hot cocoa ready when they came in. Glenna had to wear long skirts or dresses to school, because slacks…
… and Tang instant breakfast drink, or powdered hot cocoa. In honor of Mame's spirit of fun manifested largely through her love of music, the…
… program began in 1919, but they only had hot cocoa. Luckily, a short time later, the menu added bread, butter, meat, clam or fish chowder, and…
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by Phyllis A. Blackstone
A child's memory of potato harvest in the 1950s