Maine Memory Network
Maine's Online Museum

Login · My Account · Show Album


 

 

Search Results

Keywords: Higgins Cottage


Search within these results  |  New Search  |  Advanced Search

Historical Items (4)  |  Tax Records (0)  |  Exhibits (0)  |  Sites (3)  | 

Historical Items Showing 3 of 4 View All

Item 18637

Title: Higgins Cottage

Contributed by: Jesup Memorial Library

Date: circa 1925

Location: Bar Harbor

Media: Photograph

Item 10008

Title: Club Cottage at Higgins Beach, ca. 1900

Contributed by: Maine Maritime Museum

Date: circa 1900

Location: Cape Elizabeth

Media: Glass Negative

Item 29389

Title: Cottages at Higgins Beach, Scarborough, ca. 1890

Contributed by: Scarborough Historical Society & Museum

Date: circa 1890

Location: Scarborough

Media: Photograph

Sites Showing 3 of 3 View All

Site

Somes Sound, Mt. Desert Island, ca.1900

Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature

Highlights from the history of what is perhaps the most popular tourist destination in Maine. The site was created by a partnership between MDI High School, Mount Desert Elementary School, and a number of supporting organizations: Acadia National Park, Bar Harbor Historical Society, the Jesup Memorial Library, Great Harbor Maritime Museum, and the Maine Granite Industry Historical Society. Exhibits cover Northeast Harbor, the Granite industry, Bar Harbor’s Building of Arts, the Green Mountain Railway, the Bryants and the Rockefellers, and steamboats.

Site

Marsh Staddle, Scarborough, ca. 1900

Scarborough: They Called It Owascoag

The history of a 350+-year-old city south of Portland, the Scarborough site was constructed by representatives from Scarborough Historical Society, Scarborough Middle School, and Scarborough Public Library. Exhibits include the marsh, transportation and roads, shipyards and shipwrecks, clamming and lobstering, famous residents, and education.

Site

Welcome to Strong sign, Strong, ca. 1950

Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village

The history of a small western Maine community north of Farmington as told by a team consisting of Strong Historical Society, Strong Elementary School, and Strong Public Library. Exhibit topics include Strong's prominence in the wood products industry (it was once the "Toothpick Capital of the World"), the "Bridge that Changed the Map," schools and educational history, clubs and organizations, "Fly Rod" Crosby, the first Maine guide, and a rich student section related to the Civil War and post-Civil War era in the town.