Maine Memory Network
Maine's Online Museum

Login · My Account · Show Album


 

 

Search Results

Keywords: Color


Search within these results  |  New Search  |  Advanced Search

Historical Items (810)  |  Tax Records (0)  |  Exhibits (48)  |  Sites (26)  | 

Historical Items Showing 3 of 810 View All

Item 16485

Title: Dandelion Brand Butter Color, ca. 1963

Contributed by: Southern Aroostook Agricultural Museum

Date: circa 1963

Location: Littleton; Milwaukee

Media: Chemical and paper

Item 6892

Title: Colton map of Maine, 1872

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: 1872

Media: Ink on paper

Item 14571

Title: 'Colored Giants,' Bucksport, 1932

Contributed by: Bucksport Historical Society

Date: 1932-07-23

Location: Bucksport

Media: Photograph

Exhibits Showing 3 of 48 View All

Exhibit

  • Share this on Facebook Share this on Twitter
Lt. Charles Bridges request for coffins, Port Hudson, 1864

Lt. Charles Bridges: Getting Ahead in the Army

Sgt. Charles Bridges of Co. B of the 2nd Maine Infantry was close to the end of his two years' enlistment in early 1863 when he took advantage of an opportunity for advancement by seeking and getting a commission as an officer in the 3rd Regiment U.S. (Colored) Volunteers.

Exhibit

  • Share this on Facebook Share this on Twitter
British Naval and Merchant Telescope, ca. 1850

Women, War, and the Homefront

When America entered the Great War in 1917, the government sent out pleas for help from American women, many of whom responded at the battle front and on the home front.

Exhibit

  • Share this on Facebook Share this on Twitter
Dress made by Martha Willey Riley, Cherryfield, 1912

Fashionable Maine: early twentieth century clothing

Maine residents kept pace with the dramatic shift in women’s dress that occurred during the short number of years preceding and immediately following World War I. The long restrictive skirts, stiff collars, body molding corsets and formal behavior of earlier decades quickly faded away and the new straight, dropped waist easy-to-wear clothing gave mobility and freedom of movement in tune with the young independent women of the casual, post-war jazz age generation.

Sites Showing 3 of 26 View All

Site

Cruising off Squirrel Island, Boothbay Harbor, 1912

Stanley Museum

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

Site

Yellow birch logs, Atlas Plywood Co., Greenville, ca. 1955

Moosehead Historical Society

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

Site

Jewelry Box

Abbe Museum

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