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Historical Items

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Item 64269

Model School Classroom, Farmington State Normal School, 1917

Contributed by: Mantor Library at UMF Date: 1917 Location: Farmington Media: Photographic print

Item 16874

Hand-pump fire engine model, Portland, ca. 1850

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: circa 1850 Location: Portland Media: Wood, paint

Item 28094

Students and Teachers at Farmington Model School, 1884

Contributed by: Farmington Historical Society Date: 1884 Location: Farmington Media: Photographic print

Exhibits

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Back to School

Public education has been a part of Maine since Euro-American settlement began to stabilize in the early eighteenth century. But not until the end of the nineteenth century was public education really compulsory in Maine.

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Sylvan Site: A Model Development

Frederick Wheeler Hinckley, a Portland lawyer and politician, had grand visions of a 200-home development when he began the Sylvan Site in South Portland in 1917. The stock market crash in 1929 put a halt to his plans, but by then he had built 37, no two of which were alike.

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Good Will-Hinckley: Building a Landscape

The landscape at the Good Will-Hinckley campus in Fairfield was designed to help educate and influence the orphans and other needy children at the school and home.

Site Pages

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Lincoln, Maine - Cars, Model T

… Steering Riding Down the Roads of Lincoln Model T Buy a Model-T Cruising Down Streets of Lincoln Going Home Again Works Cited Bradstreet, Taylor…

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John Bapst Memorial High School

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

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - The Abbott School

… Jacob had started on the property, built bridges modeled after famous bridges throughout the world, added shrubs and trees creating a virtual…

My Maine Stories

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Story of the "little nun"
by Felicia Garant

My grandmother made a nun's outfit for me

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Florence Ahlquist Link's WWII service in the WAVES
by Earlene Ahlquist Chadbourne

Florence Ahlquist, age 20, was trained to repair the new aeronautical cameras by the US Navy in WWII

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Growing up DownEast
by Darrin MC Mclellan

Stories of growing up Downeast