Keywords: Mountain Wagon
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Contributed by: Seal Cove Auto Museum
Location: Seal Cove
Media: Metal and Rubber
Contributed by: Poland Spring Preservation Society
Location: Poland Spring
Media: Photographic print
The novelty of organized auto racing came to Maine in 1911 with a hill-climbing event in Poland and speed racing at Old Orchard Beach. Drivers and cars came from all over New England for these events.
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.
An enduring element of summer camps is the songs campers sing around the campfire, at meals, and on many other occasions. Some regale the camp experience and others spur the camp's athletes on to victory.
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… the lives lived above these cellar holes, or the wagons that dug these ruts. The team members of the Western Foothills History Project fall…
… the township." Peru Center FerryA horse and wagon are docking at the Peru Center Ferry landinfItem Contributed byPeru Historical Society The…
… Ruth Kidder: Often the team was harnessed and the wagon filled for a trip to White Cap in neighboring Rumford.