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Item 19115

Title: Old and new fire lookout towers, Depot Mountain, ca. 1920

Contributed by: Maine Forest Service

Date: circa 1920

Location: T14 R16 WELS

Media: Photograph

Item 19044

Title: Sally Mountain fire tower, 1932

Contributed by: Maine Forest Service

Date: 1932

Location: T5 R1

Media: Photograph

Item 19125

Title: Fire tower, Nulhedus Mountain, ca. 1920

Contributed by: Maine Forest Service

Date: circa 1920

Location: T4 R17 WELS

Media: Photograph

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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.