Keywords: Lafayette Hotel
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Contributed by: Greater Portland Landmarks
Date: circa 1950
Media: Photographic print
Contributed by: Maine Historical Society
Since the establishment of the area's first licensed hotel in 1681, Portland has had a dramatic, grand and boisterous hotel tradition. The Portland hotel industry has in many ways reflected the growth and development of the city itself. As Portland grew with greater numbers of people moving through the city or calling it home, the hotel business expanded to fit the increasing demand.
For one hundred years, Acadia National Park has captured the American imagination and stood as the most recognizable symbol of Maine’s important natural history and identity. This exhibit highlights Maine Memory content relating to Acadia and Mount Desert Island.
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Savage Family Hotel Page Images -III Rock End Hotel Area, Northeast Harbor, ca. 1886 Item 21052 infoGreat Harbor Maritime Museum
Savage Family Hotel Page Images -III Aftermath of the Rock End Hotel Fire, March 1942 Item 22242 infoGreat Harbor Maritime Museum
Savage Family Hotel Page Images -III Rock End Hotel stoneware pitcher, Northeast Harbor, ca. 1890 Item 81728 infoMount Desert Island…