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Item 22386

Title: Saco Garage, ca. 1913

Contributed by: Dyer Library Archives / Saco Museum

Date: circa 1913

Location: Saco

Media: Photograph, glass negative

Item 8737

Title: Knight and Welch Garage, Waterford, ca. 1920

Contributed by: Waterford Historical Society

Date: circa 1920

Location: N.Waterford

Media: Black and white postcard

Item 96815

Title: Bell's Garage in Boothbay Harbor, ca. 1930

Contributed by: Boothbay Region Historical Society

Date: circa 1931

Location: Boothbay Harbor

Media: Photograph

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Item 58054

Address: Garage, High through to Spring Street Place, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Abraham Goodside

Use: Garage

Item 58048

Address: 100-102 High Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Eleanor K. Owen

Use: Garage, public

Item 32247

Address: Garage, Arthur Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: John E Hamilton

Style: Shingle Style

Use: Garage

Exhibits Showing 3 of 11 View All

Exhibit

473-477 Congress Street, Portland, 1924

A Snapshot of Portland, 1924: The Taxman Cometh

In 1924, with Portland was on the verge of profound changes, the Tax Assessors Office undertook a project to document every building in the city -- with photographs and detailed information that provide a unique view into Portland's architecture, neighborhoods, industries, and businesses.

Exhibit

Jack Lawrence, Saco, on Bicycle, ca. 1900

A Craze for Cycling

Success at riding a bike mirrored success in life. Bicycling could bring families together. Bicycling was good for one's health. Bicycling was fun. Bicycles could go fast. Such were some of the arguments made to induce many thousands of people around Maine and the nation to take up the new pastime at the end of the nineteenth century.

Exhibit

Motor Coachmen and their Stanley Cars, Poland Spring, 1911

Auto Racing in Maine: 1911

The novelty of organized auto racing came to Maine in 1911 with a hill-climbing event in Poland and speed racing at Old Orchard Beach. Drivers and cars came from all over New England for these events.

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Site

Tarr farm, Castle Hill, ca. 1910

Haystack Historical Society

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

Site

Oldest known photograph of Guilford, Covered Bridge, ca. 1850

Guilford, Maine

An extensive history of a small central Maine town as compiled by team members from Guilford Historical Society and Piscataquis Community Middle School, with input from Guilford Memorial Library, Guilford Economic Development Board, and the Guilford’s town office. Manufacturing, festive events, historic buildings, notable veterans, and education, are covered in depth.

Site

Somes Sound, Mt. Desert Island, ca.1900

Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature

Highlights from the history of what is perhaps the most popular tourist destination in Maine. The site was created by a partnership between MDI High School, Mount Desert Elementary School, and a number of supporting organizations: Acadia National Park, Bar Harbor Historical Society, the Jesup Memorial Library, Great Harbor Maritime Museum, and the Maine Granite Industry Historical Society. Exhibits cover Northeast Harbor, the Granite industry, Bar Harbor’s Building of Arts, the Green Mountain Railway, the Bryants and the Rockefellers, and steamboats.