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Title: Eight-pointed star quilt
Contributed by: Maine Historical Society
Date: circa 1860
Media: Cotton, wood
Contributed by: Scarborough Historical Society & Museum
Date: circa 1900
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Owner in 1924: Carrie J. Bates
Use: Summer Dwelling
The eight issues of South Freeport's handwritten newspaper, distributed in 1859, provided "general interest and amusement" to the coastal community.
The history of a 350+-year-old city south of Portland, the Scarborough site was constructed by representatives from Scarborough Historical Society, Scarborough Middle School, and Scarborough Public Library. Exhibits include the marsh, transportation and roads, shipyards and shipwrecks, clamming and lobstering, famous residents, and education.