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Historical Items Showing 3 of 17 View All

Item 100188

Title: Peleg Wadsworth deed of land to Stephen Longfellow, Portland, 1827

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: 1827-02-23

Location: Portland

Media: Ink on paper

Item 7287

Title: Wesumbe deed, Nov. 28, 1668

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: 1668-11-28

Media: Ink on paper

Item 31081

Title: Copy of Major Phillips sale of lands to Richard Russell, Biddeford, 1673

Contributed by: McArthur Public Library

Date: 1675-04-08

Location: Saco; Biddeford

Media: Ink on paper

Tax Records Showing 3 of 7 View All

Item 57552

Address: 65 Hanover Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Dirigo Title Land Company

Use: Dwelling - Two family

Item 83283

Address: 863 Washington Avenue, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Dirigo Title Land Co.

Use: Dwelling

Item 39899

Address: 850-854 Congress Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Dirigo Title Land Co.

Use: Dwelling - Two family

Exhibits Showing 3 of 8 View All

Exhibit

Draper's claim northeast of Bath, 1795

Colonial Cartography: The Plymouth Company Maps

The Plymouth Company (1749-1816) managed one of the very early land grants in Maine along the Kennebec River. The maps from the Plymouth Company's collection of records constitute some of the earliest cartographic works of colonial America.

Exhibit

Map of Maine, 1905

The Shape of Maine

The boundaries of Maine are the product of international conflict, economic competition, political fights, and contested development. The boundaries are expressions of human values; people determined the shape of Maine.

Exhibit

Shepard Cary, Houlton, 1805-1866

Shepard Cary: Lumberman, Legislator, Leader and Legend

Shepard Cary (1805-1866) was one of the leading -- and wealthiest -- residents of early Aroostook County. He was a lumberman, merchant, mill operator, and legislator.

Sites Showing 3 of 15 View All

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

1857 Map of Cumberland, Maine

Prince Memorial Library

View collections, facts, and contact information for this Contributing Partner.

Site

View of cars coming to Surry, 1917

Surry by the Bay

The Downeast community's history as presented by a broad-based team of representatives from Surry Elementary School and Surry Historical Society. Topics covered include the Surry Opera House and Surry Playhouse, the Surry Village School and education over time in the community, sawmills, and early property owner Phebe Fowler. Students scanned and transcribed a large number of the items digitized for the project.