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Historical Items Showing 3 of 72 View All

Item 14326

Title: George and Flora Hunter, Hodgdon, c. 1895

Contributed by: Aroostook County Historical and Art Museum

Date: circa 1895

Location: Hodgdon; Linneus

Media: Photograph

Item 13941

Title: A. Elinor Hunter, Bucksport, ca. 1923

Contributed by: Bucksport Historical Society

Date: 1923

Location: Bucksport

Media: Photograph

Item 15447

Title: Grand Army of the Republic, Frank Hunter Post, ca. 1910

Contributed by: Aroostook County Historical and Art Museum

Date: circa 1910

Location: Hodgdon Mills

Media: Photographic print

Tax Records Showing 3 of 4 View All

Item 90186

Address: Hunter property, N. Shore, Sunset Road, Cliff Island, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Charles F. Hunter

Use: Summer Dwelling

Item 35058

Address: 13 Brewer Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Clarence A Hunter

Use: Dwelling - Two family

Item 49128

Address: 19 Deering Avenue, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Annie F Hunter

Use: Dwelling - Two family

Exhibits Showing 3 of 10 View All

Exhibit

Walker Memorial Library, Westbrook, 1943

Hunting Season

Maine's ample woods historically provided numerous game animals and birds for hunters seeking food, fur, or hides. The promotion of hunting as tourism and concerns about conservation toward the end of the nineteenth century changed the nature of hunting in Maine.

Exhibit

John W. G. Dunn, Moosehead Lake, 1904

John Dunn, 19th Century Sportsman

John Warner Grigg Dunn was an accomplished amateur photographer, hunter, fisherman and lover of nature. On his trips to Ragged Lake and environs, he became an early innovator among amateur wildlife photographers. His photography left us with a unique record of the Moosehead Lake region in the late nineteenth century.

Exhibit

Reddy Kilowatt lapel pin, ca. 1955

Wired! How Electricity Came to Maine

As early as 1633, entrepreneurs along the Piscataqua River in southern Maine utilized the force of the river to power a sawmill, recognizing the potential of the area's natural power sources, but it was not until the 1890s that technology made widespread electricity a reality -- and even then, consumers had to be urged to use it.

Sites Showing 3 of 12 View All

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.

Site

Dunkertown School, South Otisfield, ca. 1924

Otisfield Historical Society

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Site

Public library on fire, Bangor, 1911

Bangor Public Library

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