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Item 14635

American LaFrance engine, Brewer, 1947

Contributed by: Hose 5 Fire Museum

Date: 1947

Location: Bangor

Media: Metal and Rubber

Item 102176

Mystery Do you recognize anyone in this photo?

Forest fire refugees, Biddeford, 1947

Contributed by: Brick Store Museum

Date: 1947

Location: Biddeford

Media: Photographic print

Item 14449

Belmont Hotel after the Fire of 1947

Contributed by: Bar Harbor Historical Society

Date: 1947-10-23

Location: Bar Harbor

Media: Postcard

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Water Witch, Waldoboro, ca. 1838

Waldoboro Fire Department's 175 Years

While the town of Waldoboro was chartered in 1773, it began organized fire protection in 1838 with a volunteer fire department and a hand pump fire engine, the Water Witch.

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Fire lookout at Agamenticus Mountain, ca. 1920

Looking Out: Maine's Fire Towers

Maine, the most heavily forested state in the nation, had the first continuously operational fire lookout tower, beginning a system of fire prevention that lasted much of the twentieth century.

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Hermann Kotzschmar, Portland, ca. 1850

The Kotzschmar Memorial Organ

A fire and two men whose lives were entwined for more than 50 years resulted in what is now considered to be "the Jewel of Portland" -- the Austin organ that was given to the city of Portland in 1912.

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Belmont Hotel after the Fire of 1947

Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - MDI and the Fire of 1947

MDI and the Fire of 1947 Belmont Hotel after the Fire of 1947Item Contributed byBar Harbor Historical Society The Fire of 1947 wiped out…

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Bangor from the east bank of the Penobscot River, ca. 1905

Life on a Tidal River - The Bangor Fire of 1911 - Page 2 of 2

Print. Robbins, Ryan R. The Great Fire of 1911. Bangor In Focus. 1995-2010. Web. 10 May 2010. Rowe, Ethel.

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Fairbanks Building on fire, Bangor, 1911

Life on a Tidal River - The Bangor Fire of 1911 - Page 1 of 2

Frank Green at 176 Broad Street on the west side of the Kenduskeag Stream. It spread among the wooden warehouses along Bangor’s working waterfront.