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Historical Items

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Item 9699

Lanes Store Postcard

Contributed by: Leeds Historical Society Date: circa 1930 Location: Leeds Media: Postcard

Item 15994

Using an ice saw on Collins Pond, Caribou, ca. 1942

Contributed by: Caribou Public Library Date: circa 1942 Location: Caribou Media: Photographic print

Item 15993

Harvesting ice on Collins Pond, Caribou, ca. 1942

Contributed by: Caribou Public Library Date: circa 1942 Location: Caribou Media: Photographic print

Tax Records

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Item 88095

Collins property, Island Avenue, Long Island, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: George W. Collins Use: Stable

Item 82569

Collins property, N. Side Park Avenue, Peaks Island, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Mary A. Collins Style: Cottage Use: Summer Dwelling

Item 88093

Collins property, Island Avenue, Long Island, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: George W. Collins Use: Summer Dwelling

Exhibits

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Shepard Cary: Lumberman, Legislator, Leader and Legend

Shepard Cary (1805-1866) was one of the leading -- and wealthiest -- residents of early Aroostook County. He was a lumberman, merchant, mill operator, and legislator.

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Student Exhibit: Historic Buildings on Madison Ave in Skowhegan

Take a tour and see some of the beautiful old buildings that used to be on Madison Avenue, Skowhegan? A few still remain, but most have been torn down.

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Wired! How Electricity Came to Maine

As early as 1633, entrepreneurs along the Piscataqua River in southern Maine utilized the force of the river to power a sawmill, recognizing the potential of the area's natural power sources, but it was not until the 1890s that technology made widespread electricity a reality -- and even then, consumers had to be urged to use it.

Site Pages

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Presque Isle: The Star City - Harvesting Potatoes - Page 9 of 13

This painting, done in 1945 shows the Collins and the Albert families from St, Agatha working various aspects of the harvest.

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Maine's Swedish Colony, July 23, 1870 - Mills and Homes in Stockholm

Mills and Homes in Stockholm Collins Lumber Mill, Stockholm. c. 1940Item Contributed byStockholm Historical Society The town of Stockholm once…

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Western Maine Foothills Region - Dixfield - Page 1 of 5

… History of Dixfield, Maine Text by Charlotte Collins Images from Dixfield Historical Society Town of Dixfield seal, 1988Item Contributed…