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Item 13586

Crandall's Lumber Camp, Millinocket, 1889

Contributed by: Aroostook County Historical and Art Museum

Date: 1889-12-29

Location: Millinocket

Media: Photographic print

Item 8435

Lumber business, early days of B.A.R.

Contributed by: Patten Lumbermen's Museum

Media: Photographic print

Item 8331

Robinson Land and Lumber Co.

Contributed by: Patten Lumbermen's Museum

Date: 1923

Location: Columbia Falls

Media: Photographic print

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Cook house and crew, Maine woods

Cooks and Cookees: Lumber Camp Legends

Stories and tall tales abound concerning cooks and cookees -- important persons in any lumber camp, large or small.


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Noon Lunch, Eagle Lake, 1911

Umbazooksus & Beyond

Visitors to the Maine woods in the early twentieth century often recorded their adventures in private diaries or journals and in photographs. Their remembrances of canoeing, camping, hunting and fishing helped equate Maine with wilderness.


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W. R. Allan Residence, Dennysville, ca. 1910

Washington County Through Eastern's Eye

Images taken by itinerant photographers for Eastern Illustrating and Publishing Company, a real photo postcard company, provide a unique look at industry, commerce, recreation, tourism, and the communities of Washington County in the early decades of the twentieth century.

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Workers, woodsmen, guides, Norcross, ca. 1900

Norcross Heritage Trust

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

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Survey Chart, Islesboro, 1884

Islesboro--An Island in Penobscot Bay - Historical Overview

Huge shell middens have been found along the shores where natives camped for hundreds of years. After their initial scare by Captain Church's men…

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RED-E-BILT Camp being loaded for delivery, Strong, ca. 1959

Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Starbirds

Red-E-Bilt Camps were constructed in the carpenter shop at Starbird Lumber Company in the late 1950s through the 1970s.