Keywords: Middle Street
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Contributed by: Seashore Trolley Museum
Date: circa 1910
Title: Middle Street, Portland
Contributed by: Maine Historical Society
Media: Black and white photograph
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Address: 27 Middle Street, Portland, 1924
Owner in 1924: Lorenzo Lapomardo
Use: Dwelling - Two family
Address: 44 Middle Street, Portland, 1924
Owner in 1924: Carmela M. Salamone
Use: Dwelling - Single Family & Store
Horace W. Shaylor, a native of Ohio, settled in Portland and turned his focus to handwriting, developing several unique books of handwriting instruction. He also was a talented artist.
Adorning oneself to look one's "best" has varied over time, gender, economic class, and by event. Adornments suggest one's sense of identity and one's intent to stand out or fit in.
A unique two-town history. Prince Memorial Library, Cumberland Historical Society, North Yarmouth Historical Society, Skyline Farm, and Greely Middle School partnered to tell the story of how Cumberland and North Yarmouth were originally part of the same community. Libraries, the Civil War, pauper laws, main streets, local industries, and Skyline Farm are some of the topics covered on the site.
The history of downtown Bath as created by the students of Bath Middle School, with assistance from members of the Sagadahoc History & Genealogy Room at the Patten Free Library and Bath Historical Society. Seventeen exhibits examine various historic blocks in the downtown section of the city.