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Historical Items

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Item 7029

Lewiston City Hall 1872-1890

Contributed by: Lewiston Public Library Date: circa 1872 Location: Lewiston Media: phototransparency

Item 7024

Lewiston City Hall interior, ca. 1880

Contributed by: Lewiston Public Library Date: circa 1880 Location: Lewiston Media: phototransparency

Item 7395

Old City Building, Lewiston, ca. 1885

Contributed by: Lewiston Public Library Date: circa 1885 Location: Lewiston Media: phototransparency

Exhibits

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Le Théâtre

Lewiston, Maine's second largest city, was long looked upon by many as a mill town with grimy smoke stacks, crowded tenements, low-paying jobs, sleazy clubs and little by way of refinement, except for Bates College. Yet, a noted Québec historian, Robert Rumilly, described it as "the French Athens of New England."

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Hermann Kotzschmar: Portland's Musical Genius

During the second half of the 19th century, "Hermann Kotzschmar" was a familiar household name in Portland. He spent 59 years in his adopted city as a teacher, choral conductor, concert artist, and church organist.

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In Time and Eternity: Shakers in the Industrial Age

"In Time and Eternity: Maine Shakers in the Industrial Age 1872-1918" is a series of images that depict in detail the Shakers in Maine during a little explored time period of expansion and change.

Site Pages

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Lewiston Public Library

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

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Bath's Historic Downtown - The Sagadahock House and The Sagadahoc Block

… Street, the fire was spreading towards the City Hall, threatening to burn it down with the extreme flames.

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Cumberland & North Yarmouth - Our Shared History - Page 3 of 4

Both rail lines allowed area residents to commute to the cities for work and errands, and remained in service until June 28, 1933.