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Contributed by: Sanford Historical Committee
Date: circa 1905
Media: Print from Glass Negatives
Title: Haying, Woodland, ca. 1922
Contributed by: Nylander Museum
Date: circa 1922
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Owner in 1924: Sylvan Shurtleff Estate
Use: Storage of Hay
Owner in 1924: Clara G. Hay
Use: Dwelling - Single family
Not part of the American "farm belt," Maine nonetheless has been known over the years for a few agricultural items, especially blueberries, sweet corn, potatoes, apples, chickens and dairy products.
"In Time and Eternity: Maine Shakers in the Industrial Age 1872-1918" is a series of images that depict in detail the Shakers in Maine during a little explored time period of expansion and change.
Workers in Maine have labored in factories, on farms, in the woods, on the water, among other locales. Many of Maine's occupations have been determined by the state's climate and geographical features.