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Item 80757

Mount Kineo House

Contributed by: Moosehead Historical Society

Date: 1912 - 1930

Location: Kineo Twp.

Media: Postcard

Item 79503

Steamboat 'Fairy of the Lake', ca. 1860

Contributed by: Moosehead Historical Society

Date: circa 1860

Location: Kineo

Media: Stereograph

Item 15305

Mt. Kineo and Spencer Mountain, ca. 1900

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: circa 1900

Location: Kineo Twp.

Media: Lantern slide

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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.

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Poland Spring House, 1889

Poland Spring: Summering in Fashion

During the Gilded Age at the end of the nineteenth century, Americans sought to leave increasing urban, industrialized lives for the health and relaxation of the country. The Poland Spring resort, which offered a beautiful setting, healing waters, and many amenities, was one popular destination.

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Samoset Hotel, Rockland, ca. 1930

Luxurious Leisure

From the last decades of the nineteenth century through about the 1920s, vacationers were attracted to large resort hotels that promised a break from the noise, crowds, and pressures of an ever-urbanizing country.

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - "Fly Rod" Crosby - Page 1 of 3

1895Fly Rod fishing in front of Mt. Kineo along the shores of Moosehead Lake.Item Contributed byMaine Historical Society The pen name “Fly Rod”…