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Item 6177

Title: Sarah Farmer with 'Abdu'l-Baha, 1912

Contributed by: Eliot Baha'i Archives

Date: 1912

Location: Eliot; Haifa; Haifa

Media: Photograph

Item 7281

Title: George Washington, 1732-1799

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: 1801

Location: Portland

Media: engraving, lithograph

Item 6625

Title: Sisters Ada S. Cummings and Lizzie Bailey, Sabbathday Lake, ca. 1915

Contributed by: United Society of Shakers

Date: circa 1915

Location: New Gloucester

Media: Black and white print; glass plate negative

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Exhibit

Mellie Dunham's dance band, Norway, ca. 1925

Remembering Mellie Dunham: Snowshoe Maker and Fiddler

Alanson Mellen "Mellie" Dunham and his wife Emma "Gram" Dunham were well-known musicians throughout Maine and the nation in the early decades of the 20th century. Mellie Dunham also received fame as a snowshoe maker.

Exhibit

Trustees' Office, Sabbathday Lake Shaker Village, ca. 1915

In Time and Eternity: Shakers in the Industrial Age

"In Time and Eternity: Maine Shakers in the Industrial Age 1872-1918" is a series of images that depict in detail the Shakers in Maine during a little explored time period of expansion and change.

Exhibit

Mary King Scrimgeour dress, Lewiston, ca. 1895

Dressing Up, Standing Out, Fitting In

Adorning oneself to look one's "best" has varied over time, gender, economic class, and by event. Adornments suggest one's sense of identity and one's intent to stand out or fit in.