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Item 12172

Elm Street, Topsham, 1887

Contributed by: Pejepscot Historical Society

Date: 1887-04-02

Location: Topsham

Media: Photographic print

Item 21618

Skowhegan Free Public Library and Elm Street, ca. 1940

Contributed by: Skowhegan Free Public Library through Skowhegan History House

Date: circa 1940

Location: Skowhegan

Media: Photographic print

Item 102223

Lafayette Elm, Kennebunk, ca. 1900

Contributed by: Brick Store Museum

Date: circa 1900

Location: Kennebunk

Media: Glass Negative

Tax Records Showing 3 of 64 View All

Item 50018

83 Elm Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Harry Rakofsky

Use: Garage

Item 49991

55 Elm Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Charles L Brackett

Use: Dwelling - Two family

Item 49995

56 Elm Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Elizabeth A Day

Use: Dwelling - Two family

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Main Street, Bar Harbor, ca. 1910

Maine Streets: The Postcard View

Photographers from the Eastern Illustrating and Publishing Co. of Belfast traveled throughout the state, especially in small communities, taking images for postcards. Many of these images, taken in the first three decades of the twentieth century, capture Main Streets on the brink of modernity.

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Arbor Day, St. Agatha, 1923

A Focus on Trees

Maine has some 17 million acres of forest land. But even on a smaller, more local scale, trees have been an important part of the landscape. In many communities, tree-lined commercial and residential streets are a dominant feature of photographs of the communities.

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Preble House, Portland, ca. 1920

Portland Hotels

Since the establishment of the area's first licensed hotel in 1681, Portland has had a dramatic, grand and boisterous hotel tradition. The Portland hotel industry has in many ways reflected the growth and development of the city itself. As Portland grew with greater numbers of people moving through the city or calling it home, the hotel business expanded to fit the increasing demand.

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Front Street, From Post Office Square, Bath. ca. 1930

Bath's Historic Downtown - 94 Front Street

Webber opened a drugstore at the foot of Elm Street in 1875. Webber changed location with the opening of his second drugstore at 94 Front Street in…

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Main Street, Lincoln, ca. 1920

Lincoln, Maine - Main Street, Lincoln, ca. 1920

Note the majestic Elm trees that lined the street, shading the houses. On the left, the first building is the Lincoln House gas station on the corner…

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SEE NOTE Detail of USGS Topographical Map of Bath,  2000

Bath's Historic Downtown - History Overview

Throughout the nineteenth century, as the lowest of these areas were filled in and Commercial Street was added to the east of Front Street, the…