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Item 19541

Title: Community group, Stockholm, ca. 1900

Contributed by: Stockholm Historical Society

Date: circa 1900

Location: Stockholm

Media: Photograph

Item 64919

Title: Group at Charles B. Conant Homestead, Strong, ca. 1900

Contributed by: Strong Historical Society

Date: circa 1900

Location: Strong

Media: Black & white glass plate negative

Item 9508

Title: Squirrel Island youngsters, ca. 1910

Contributed by: Stanley Museum

Date: circa 1910

Location: Southport

Media: Black and White Photograph

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Exhibit

Shaarey Tphiloh synagogue, Portland, ca. 1911

Shaarey Tphiloh, Portland's Orthodox Synagogue

Shaarey Tphiloh was founded in 1904 by immigrants from Eastern Europe. While accommodating to American society, the Orthodox synagogue also has retained many of its traditions.

Exhibit

Mary King Scrimgeour dress, Lewiston, ca. 1895

Dressing Up, Standing Out, Fitting In

Adorning oneself to look one's "best" has varied over time, gender, economic class, and by event. Adornments suggest one's sense of identity and one's intent to stand out or fit in.

Exhibit

Camp Tekakwitha brochure, Leeds, ca. 1940

From French Canadians to Franco-Americans

French Canadians who emigrated to the Lewiston-Auburn area faced discrimination as children and adults -- such as living in "Little Canada" tenements and being ridiculed for speaking French -- but also adapted to their new lives and sustained many cultural traditions.