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Item 20729

Farm Life in New Sweden

Contributed by: New Sweden Historical Society

Date: circa 1910

Location: New Sweden

Media: Photographic print

Item 20728

Farm, New Sweden, ca. 1910

Contributed by: New Sweden Historical Society

Date: circa 1910

Location: New Sweden

Media: Photographic print

Item 20381

Pettengill farm, Freeport, ca. 1920

Contributed by: Freeport Historical Society

Date: circa 1920

Location: Freeport

Media: Photographic print

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Jewett Corn Factory, Norridgewock, ca. 1915

Blueberries to Potatoes: Farming in Maine

Not part of the American "farm belt," Maine nonetheless has been known over the years for a few agricultural items, especially blueberries, sweet corn, potatoes, apples, chickens and dairy products.

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Hannah Pierce, Baldwin, ca. 1860

Independence and Challenges: The Life of Hannah Pierce

Hannah Pierce (1788-1873) of West Baldwin, who remained single, was the educated daughter of a moderately wealthy landowner and businessman. She stayed at the family farm throughout her life, operating the farm and her various investments -- always in close touch with her siblings.

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Good Will Farm roundel, Fairfield, 1918

George W. Hinckley and Needy Boys and Girls

George W. Hinckley wanted to help needy boys. The farm, school and home he ran for nearly sixty nears near Fairfield stressed home, religion, education, discipline, industry, and recreation.

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Myron Gartley Farm, Presque Isle, 1976

Presque Isle: The Star City - Farm Life

Farm Life Myron Gartley Farm, Presque Isle, 1976Item Contributed byPresque Isle Historical Society King Farm, Presque Isle, ca.

Site Page

Cumberland & North Yarmouth - Skyline Farm - Making and Preserving History

By the summer of 2000, the Skyline Farm organization and the Sowles family arranged a purchase with a conservation easement through the Royal River…

Site Page

Life membership certificate, Farmington Public Library Association, 1917

Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Life membership certificate, Farmington Public Library Association, 1917

Life membership certificate, Farmington Public Library Association, 1917 Contributed by Farmington Public Library Description In the early…

My Maine Stories Showing 3 of 4 View All

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Aroostook Potato Harvest: Perspective of a Six Year Old

by Phyllis A. Blackstone


A child's memory of potato harvest in the 1950s

Story

My father's world - the old farm in Richmond, Maine

by Donald C. Cunningham


A story about my father and our family.

Story

Learning to fly and instructing cadets at West Point during WWII

by Vera Cleaves


West Point during World War II