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Historical Items

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Item 1295

Models, Ogunquit School of Painting and Sculpture, 1937

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1937-07-11 Location: Ogunquit Media: Photographic print

Item 12518

Deering Oaks Park, Portland

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: circa 1900 Location: Portland Media: Lantern slide

Item 18054

Telephone System Model, 1912

Contributed by: Telephone Museum Date: 1912-09-10 Location: Lewiston; Ellsworth Media: Photographic print

Exhibits

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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.

Exhibit

We Used to be "Normal": A History of F.S.N.S.

Farmington's Normal School -- a teacher-training facility -- opened in 1863 and, over the decades, offered academic programs that included such unique features as domestic and child-care training, and extra-curricular activities from athletics to music and theater.

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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…

Site Page

Presque Isle: The Star City - Links to Presque Isle Pastimes

… Museum of Science X Maine Solar System Model Saturn X The Francis Malcolm Science Center Francis Malcolm Science Center X…

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Biddeford History & Heritage Project - Civil War

Civil War Model cannon made in Biddeford, ca. 1860 Item 31598 infoMcArthur Public Library The newpapers would also have lists of the…

My Maine Stories

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Story

Seawolf Outhouse Robbery
by Roger Ek, Seawolf 25

How necessity creates invention, and the moving of an outhouse in Vietnam.

Story

Story of the "little nun"
by Felicia Garant

My grandmother made a nun's outfit for me

Story

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