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Item 55205

Cross country skiing, Fairfield, ca. 1950

Contributed by: L.C. Bates Museum / Good Will-Hinckley Homes

Date: circa 1950

Location: Fairfield

Media: Photographic print

Item 20241

Cross Country Skiing, New Sweden, ca. 1935

Contributed by: New Sweden Historical Society

Date: circa 1935

Location: New Sweden

Media: Photographic print

Item 20666

Cross-country skiing, New Sweden, 1930s

Contributed by: New Sweden Historical Society

Date: 1936

Location: New Sweden

Media: Photographic print

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Skiers, New Sweden, ca. 1935

Maine's Swedish Colony, July 23, 1870 - New Sweden Athletic Club

They became flat and skinny skis for cross country and then they had fatter skis so they could jump. The poles were used for speed and for balance.

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Ice Storm, Dr. Hubbard Office Museum, Hallowell, 1998

Historic Hallowell - Day 5

The Red Cross spent $30,000 on operating shelters for the elderly or for people who were put out of there homes due to damage from the storm.

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Mechanics Institute of Rumford, ca. 1911

Western Maine Foothills Region - Rumford - Page 3 of 4

… the early 1920s, offered winter Nordic and Cross Country skiing, and hosted an annual winter carnival, first at its ski jump location on Spruce…