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Keywords: Elderly housing

Historical Items

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Item 78669

Quoddy View Apartments, Lubec, 1976

Contributed by: Lubec Historical Society Date: 1976 Location: Lubec Media: Photographic print

Item 29188

Hallowell Cotton Mill, Academy Street, ca. 1885

Contributed by: Hubbard Free Library Date: circa 1885 Location: Hallowell Media: Photographic print

Item 33476

Bangor House, Bangor, ca. 1945

Contributed by: Bangor Public Library Date: circa 1945 Location: Bangor Media: Postcard

Tax Records

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Item 54479

253 Forest Avenue, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Ethel Rich Use: Dwelling - Three Family & Store

Item 85650

Assessor's Record, 89 Woodford Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Frank H. Elder Use: Garage

Item 41699

207 Coyle Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Isaac Elder Use: Dwelling - Single family


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Great Cranberry Island's Preble House

The Preble House, built in 1827 on a hilltop over Preble Cove on Great Cranberry Island, was the home to several generations of Hadlock, Preble, and Spurling family members -- and featured in several books.


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.


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.

Site Pages

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Life on a Tidal River - Bangor House, Bangor, ca. 1945

… closed, sold and renovated as a home for low-income elderly people. View additional information about this item on the Maine Memory Network.

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Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - Harbor Cottage, The Old Ell (“Mame’s House”), and the Big Barn

… child rearing, cooking, and caring for the sick, elderly, and dead. She took on these roles in an era where there were no modern services as we…

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Blue Hill, Maine - Project Sources

… the personal collection of Denny Robertson, Linda Elder, and Cordell Snow. —(LI) Thesis on Shipbuilders of Blue Hill by Rebecca Herrick—(SHIP)…