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Historical Items

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Item 6009

Semi-centennial parade, Gardiner, 1899

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1899 Location: Gardiner Media: Photographic print

Item 11768

Robert Hallowell Gardiner, Gardiner, ca. 1860

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: circa 1860 Location: Gardiner Media: Photographic print

Item 13047

Oaklands, Gardiner, 1962

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1837 Location: Gardiner Media: Photographic print

Tax Records

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Item 41106

Assessor's Record, 328-332 Brackett Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Ella Gardiner Use: Garage

Item 47810

764-768 Congress Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Harriot M Gardiner Use: Apartment

Item 48795

69-75 Deerfield Road, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Herbert N Gardiner Style: Vernacular Victorian Use: Dwelling - Single family

Exhibits

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The Waldo-Hancock Bridge

The Waldo-Hancock Bridge is in the process of being dismantled after over 70 years of service. The Maine State Archives has a number of records related to the history of this famous bridge that are presented in this exhibition.

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Educating Oneself: Carnegie Libraries

Industrialist Andrew Carnegie gave grants for 20 libraries in Maine between 1897 and 1912, specifying that the town own the land, set aside funds for maintenance, have room to expand -- and offer library services at no charge.

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Patriotism Shared

Post office clerks began collecting strong red, white, and blue string, rolling it onto a ball and passing it on to the next post office to express their support for the Union effort in the Civil War. Accompanying the ball was this paper scroll on which the clerks wrote messages and sometimes drew images.

Site Pages

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Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - Northeast Harbor: From Rustic to Rusticators

Mrs. James Gardiner devised the swimming pool to provide an appropriate pastime for the summer residents.

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Historic Hallowell - Transportation

… Collins, carried townspeople between Hallowell, Gardiner, and Augusta. The Hallowell Eastern Steamboat Wharf was located at the bulkhead, which is…

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Historic Hallowell - Hall-Dale Middle School 2009-2010

… Alex Dumas Andrea Fredericks Molly French Emily Gardiner Sam Gilbert Tasha Glazier Steven W. Guay Alex Hance Naomi Harrison Dallis Heflin Amber…

My Maine Stories

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My father's world - the old farm in Richmond, Maine
by Donald C. Cunningham

A story about my father and our family.

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A Lifelong Romance with Retail
by George A Smith

Maine's once plentiful small retail stores.