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Item 76124

Title: Gov. Horace Hildreth, Florida, 1946

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: 1946

Location: Miami

Media: Photograph

Item 81786

Title: Alba Court Inn, New Smyrna, Florida, ca. 1908

Contributed by: Mount Desert Island Historical Society

Date: circa 1908

Location: New Smyrna

Media: Postcard

Item 79278

Title: Pvt. John Foster to wife, Florida, 1863

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: 1863-03-18

Location: Warrenton; New Orleans; Pensacola; Vicksburg; Port Hudson

Media: Ink on paper

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Item 43129

Address: 38-40 Cushman Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Sarah H Soule

Use: Dwelling - Single family

Item 82447

Address: Washington property, E. Side Oakland Avenue & W. Side Meridian, Peaks Island, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Mabel R. Washington

Style: Cottage

Use: Summer Dwelling

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Exhibit

George Henry Preble, Portland, 1878

Commander George Henry Preble

George Henry Preble of Portland, nephew of Edward Preble who was known as the father of the U.S. Navy, temporarily lost his command during the Civil War when he was charged with failing to stop a Confederate ship from getting through the Union blockade at Mobile.

Exhibit

Schooner Viking, ca. 1885

The Irish on the Docks of Portland

Many of the dockworkers -- longshoremen -- in Portland were Irish or of Irish descent. The Irish language was spoken on the docks and Irish traditions followed, including that of giving nicknames to the workers, many of whose given names were similar.

Exhibit

Page Terrace, Fairfield, ca. 1930

Good Will-Hinckley: Building a Landscape

The landscape at the Good Will-Hinckley campus in Fairfield was designed to help educate and influence the orphans and other needy children at the school and home.

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Site

Mary Lane McMillan, ca. 1910

Hollingsworth Fine Arts

View collections, facts, and contact information for this Contributing Partner.

Site

Marsh Staddle, Scarborough, ca. 1900

Scarborough: They Called It Owascoag

The history of a 350+-year-old city south of Portland, the Scarborough site was constructed by representatives from Scarborough Historical Society, Scarborough Middle School, and Scarborough Public Library. Exhibits include the marsh, transportation and roads, shipyards and shipwrecks, clamming and lobstering, famous residents, and education.

Site

Nils and Karna Persson, New Sweden, ca. 1890

Maine's Swedish Colony, July 23, 1870

A history of Maine's Swedish Colony in Aroostook County. Project partners include Caribou Public Library, Maine Swedish Colony, New Sweden School, New Sweden Historical Society, Nylander Museum, and Stockholm Historical Society. In addition to a substantive history of the Colony generally, exhibit topics cover specific family histories, Olof Nylander, mills and homes in Stockholm, hand tools, railroads, and more.