Search Results

Keywords: Harper's

Historical Items

View All Showing 2 of 34 Showing 3 of 34

Item 14808

'Harper's Young People,' December 7, 1880

Contributed by: An individual through South Portland Public Library Date: 1880-12-07 Location: South Portland Media: Newspaper

Item 74452

'Harper's New Graded Copy Books,' 1885

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1885 Media: ink on paper

Item 74150

'Manual of Penmanship,' 1887

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Media: ink on paper

Tax Records

View All Showing 2 of 3 Showing 3 of 3

Item 37173

Assessor's Record, 40 Colonial Road, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Charles B Harper Use: Garage

Item 37172

40 Colonial Road, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Charles B Harper Use: Dwelling - Single Family & Office

Item 76961

12-14 Stone Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: L. D. Harper Use: Dwelling - Single family

Exhibits

View All Showing 2 of 6 Showing 3 of 6

Exhibit

George W. Hinckley and Needy Boys and Girls

George W. Hinckley wanted to help needy boys. The farm, school and home he ran for nearly sixty nears near Fairfield stressed home, religion, education, discipline, industry, and recreation.

Exhibit

Horace W. Shaylor: Portland Penman

Horace W. Shaylor, a native of Ohio, settled in Portland and turned his focus to handwriting, developing several unique books of handwriting instruction. He also was a talented artist.

Exhibit

A Soldier's Declaration of Independence

William Bayley of Falmouth (Portland) was a soldier in the Continental Army, seeing service at Ticonderoga, Valley Forge, Monmouth Court House, and Saratoga, among other locations. His letters home to his mother reveal much about the economic hardships experienced by both soldiers and those at home.

Site Pages

View All Showing 2 of 2 Showing 2 of 2

Site Page

Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Four sons of Jacob Abbott, Farmington, ca. 1865

… years editor of the "Literary Record" and "Harper's Magazine." He was a featured speaker at the dedication of the Cutler Memorial Library Building…

Site Page

Life on a Tidal River - Narrative

The Pictorial Field Book. New York: Harper Brothers, 1896. Print. Scott, Geraldin Tidd. Ties of Common Blood: A History of Maine's Northeast Boundary…