Keywords: Harry Baxter
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Contributed by: Cary Memorial Library in Wayne
Date: circa 1925
Media: Ink on paper
Contributed by: Sugarloaf Mountain Ski Club through Ski Museum of Maine
Location: Sugarloaf Township
Media: Photographic print
Baseball often is called the National Pastime. For many people, baseball is encountered in the backyard and down the street, a game played by a few or the full contingent of a team.
In 1892 five physicians -- William H. Simmons, William C. Mason, Walter H. Hunt, Everett T. Nealey, and William E. Baxter -- realized the need for a hospital in the city of Bangor had become urgent and they set about providing one.
Sugarloaf -- a small ski area by European standards -- entered ski racing history in 1971 by hosting an event that was part of the World Cup Alpine Ski Championships. The "Tall Timber Classic," as the event was known, had a decidedly Maine flavor.