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Item 14351

Title: Tobey's Army, Good Will Home, 1917

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

Date: 1917

Location: Fairfield

Media: Black and White Photograph

Item 59816

Title: Home Economics initiation, Farmington, ca. 1950

Contributed by: Mantor Library at UMF

Date: circa 1950

Location: Farmington

Media: photograph

Item 14350

Title: Teacher and Good Will Boys, Fairfield, 1890

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

Date: 1893

Location: Fairfield

Media: Black and White Photographic Print

Tax Records Showing 3 of 41 View All

Item 99092

Address: 116 Front Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Louis Peterson

Use: Dwelling

Item 99085

Address: Assessor's Record, 104 Front Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Ralph J. Morash

Use: Stable

Item 99088

Address: 110-112 Front Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Caroline A. Denslow

Use: Dwelling

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Exhibit

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.

Exhibit

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.

Exhibit

British Naval and Merchant Telescope, ca. 1850

Women, War, and the Homefront

When America entered the Great War in 1917, the government sent out pleas for help from American women, many of whom responded at the battle front and on the home front.