Maine Memory Network
Maine's Online Museum

Login · My Account · Show Album


 

 

Search Results

Keywords: Mt. Katahdin


Search within these results  |  New Search  |  Advanced Search

Historical Items (40)  |  Tax Records (0)  |  Exhibits (2)  |  Sites (0)  | 

Historical Items Showing 3 of 40 View All

Item 10823

Title: Katahdin, looking east, 1923

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: 1923-08-24

Media: Photographic print

Item 12868

Title: Katahdin from Chimney Pond, ca. 1935

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: circa 1935

Media: Photographic print

Item 66121

Title: Mount Katahdin, Baxter State Park, ca. 1938

Contributed by: Boston Public Library

Date: circa 1938

Media: Linen texture postcard

Exhibits Showing 2 of 2 View All

Exhibit

Mt. Katahdin and Granger, Stetson, ca. 1906

The World's Largest Oxen

Named for the two largest things in Maine at the turn of the 20th century, Mt. Katahdin and Granger of Stetson, were known as the Largest Oxen in the World. Unable to do farm work because of their size, they visited fairs and agricultural events around the Northeast.

Exhibit

Steamboats

Moosehead Steamboats

After the canoe, steamboats became the favored method of transportation on Moosehead Lake. They revolutionized movement of logs and helped promote tourism in the region.