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Historical Items Showing 3 of 441 View All

Item 14351

Tobey's Army, Good Will Home, 1917

Contributed by: L.C. Bates Museum / Good Will-Hinckley Homes

Date: 1917

Location: Fairfield

Media: Photographic print

Item 14350

Teacher and Good Will Boys, Fairfield, 1890

Contributed by: L.C. Bates Museum / Good Will-Hinckley Homes

Date: 1893

Location: Fairfield

Media: Photographic print

Item 59816

Home Economics initiation, Farmington, ca. 1950

Contributed by: Mantor Library at UMF

Date: circa 1950

Location: Farmington

Media: Photographic print

Tax Records Showing 3 of 41 View All

Item 99092

116 Front Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Louis Peterson

Use: Dwelling

Item 99083

8-12 Front Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Irene D. Rowe

Use: Dwelling

Item 99084

94-104 Front Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Ralph J. Morash

Use: Dwelling

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Civil War quilt , Belfast, 1864

Belfast During the Civil War: The Home Front

Belfast residents responded to the Civil War by enlisting in large numbers, providing relief from the home front to soldiers, defending Maine's shoreline, and closely following the news from soldiers and from various battles.

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Wadsworth-Longfellow House, Congress Street, Portland, ca. 1890

Home: The Longfellow House & the Emergence of Portland

The Wadsworth-Longfellow house is the oldest building on the Portland peninsula, the first historic site in Maine, a National Historic Landmark, home to three generations of Wadsworth and Longfellow family members -- including the boyhood home of the poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. The history of the house and its inhabitants provide a unique view of the growth and changes of Portland -- as well as of the immediate surroundings of the home.

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Charles Weed's Certificate of Disability, 1862

Home Ties: Sebago During the Civil War

Letters to and from Sebago soldiers who served in the Civil War show concern on both sides about farms and other issues at home as well as concern from the home front about soldiers' well-being.

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Site Page

Front Street, From Post Office Square, Bath. ca. 1930

Bath's Historic Downtown - 94 Front Street

From 2007 until 2009, 94 Front Street has been home to Sweet Delights, a pastry shop. Conclusion In the first 80 years of the building’s history, it…

Site Page

Home: The Wadsworth-Longfellow House and Portland - Streetscape, 1790-1930

The front of the buildinghad three bays on the west end, five in the center, and four on the east end that faced Preble Street.

Site Page

Dr. Philip Haigis, Scarborough, ca. 1960

Scarborough: They Called It Owascoag - People Who Called Scarborough Home - Page 4 of 4

In 1861, Harper’s Weekly sent Homer to the front lines of the Civil War with General McClellan’s army where he sketched battle scenes and camp life.

My Maine Stories Showing 3 of 10 View All

Story

The only letter to survive World War II

by Cyrene Slegona


Only one of many letters my father sent to his wife remained after he came home from World War II.

Story

Apple Time - a visit to the ancestral farm

by Randy Randall


Memories from childhood of visiting the family homestead in Limington during apple picking time.

Story

In 1970 I served in Vietnam, and sent my parents a package

by Peter P. Joyce Jr.


My Parents' war story