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Item 75599

Title: Congress Street at Forest Avenue, Portland, ca. 1933

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: circa 1933

Location: Portland

Media: Postcard

Item 20936

Title: East Deering Bypass, Portland, 1954

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: 1954-08-06

Location: Portland

Media: Photograph

Item 20937

Title: East Deering Bypass, Portland, 1953

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: 1953-10-07

Location: Portland

Media: Photograph

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Item 89103

Address: Webber property, N. East End East End Avenue, Long Island, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: James M.B. Webber

Use: Summer Dwelling

Item 87201

Address: Swenson property, Island Avenue East End, Long Island, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Annie M. Swenson

Use: Summer Dwelling

Item 89069

Address: Lange property, East End Avenue, Long Island, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Otto H. Lange

Use: Summer Dwelling

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St-Jean-Baptiste portrayal, 1890

La St-Jean in Lewiston-Auburn

St-Jean-Baptiste Day -- June 24th -- in Lewiston-Auburn was a very public display of ethnic pride for nearly a century. Since about 1830, French Canadians had used St. John the Baptist's birthdate as a demonstration of French-Canadian nationalism.



Moosehead Steamboats

After the canoe, steamboats became the favored method of transportation on Moosehead Lake. They revolutionized movement of logs and helped promote tourism in the region.


Cut in Williams Quarry, Rockland, ca. 1875

Promoting Rockland Through a Stereopticon, 1875

Frank Crockett and photographer J.P. Armbrust took stereo views of Rockland's downtown, industry, and notable homes in the 1870s as a way to promote tourism to the town.

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Team of trained moose, Caribou, 1942

Caribou Public Library

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


David Webber letter to Cumberland Overseers of the Poor, 1830

Cumberland & North Yarmouth

A unique two-town history. Prince Memorial Library, Cumberland Historical Society, North Yarmouth Historical Society, Skyline Farm, and Greely Middle School partnered to tell the story of how Cumberland and North Yarmouth were originally part of the same community. Libraries, the Civil War, pauper laws, main streets, local industries, and Skyline Farm are some of the topics covered on the site.


Oldest known photograph of Guilford, Covered Bridge, ca. 1850

Guilford, Maine

An extensive history of a small central Maine town as compiled by team members from Guilford Historical Society and Piscataquis Community Middle School, with input from Guilford Memorial Library, Guilford Economic Development Board, and the Guilford’s town office. Manufacturing, festive events, historic buildings, notable veterans, and education, are covered in depth.