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Historical Items (108)  |  Tax Records (17)  |  Exhibits (18)  |  Sites (24)  | 

Historical Items Showing 3 of 108 View All

Item 24097

Title: Limerick National Bank, Limerick, ca. 1890

Contributed by: Sanford Historical Committee

Date: circa 1890

Location: Limerick

Media: Print from Glass Negative

Item 24329

Title: Limerick National Bank, Limerick, ca. 1890

Contributed by: Sanford Historical Committee

Date: circa 1890

Location: Limerick

Media: Print from Glass Negative

Item 27938

Title: Lincoln Bank Check, Bath, 1853

Contributed by: Patten Free Library

Date: 1853-03-29

Location: Bath

Media: Ink on paper

Tax Records Showing 3 of 17 View All

Item 63325

Address: 186-188 Middle Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Canal National Bank

Use: Bank & Offices

Item 99015

Address: 33-37 Plum Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Canal National Bank

Use: Store - Mission

Item 32317

Address: 74-76 Adams Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Chapman National Bank

Style: Federal

Use: Dwelling - Apartments

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Exhibit

Brig. Gen. George F. Shepley, ca. 1863

George F. Shepley: Lawyer, Soldier, Administrator

George F. Shepley of Portland had achieved renown as a lawyer and as U.S. Attorney for Maine when, at age 42 he formed the 12th Maine Infantry and went off to war. Shepley became military governor of Louisiana early in 1862 and remained in the military for the duration of the war.

Exhibit

Hannibal Hamlin, 1860

Hannibal Hamlin of Paris Hill

2009 marked the bicentennials of the births of Abraham Lincoln and his first vice president, Hannibal Hamlin of Maine. To observe the anniversary, Paris Hill, where Hamlin was born and raised, honored the native statesman and recalled both his early life in the community and the mark he made on Maine and the nation.

Exhibit

Miriam and Donald MacMillan, Greenland, 1947

The Schooner Bowdoin: Ninety Years of Seagoing History

After traveling to the Arctic with Robert E. Peary, Donald B. MacMillan (1874-1970), an explorer, researcher, and lecturer, helped design his own vessel for Arctic exploration, the schooner Bowdoin, which he named after his alma mater. The schooner remains on the seas.

Sites Showing 3 of 24 View All

Site

Fales Edgarton House, Thomaston, ca. 1870

Thomaston: The Town that Went to Sea

The history of a town on the northern bank of the St. George River, as told by representatives from Thomaston Historical Society, Thomaston Public Library, Montpelier: the General Henry Knox Museum, and students from Georges Valley High School. Architecture, General Knox, the Civil War, the Great Depression, and the state prison are some of the topics covered.

Site

Somes Sound, Mt. Desert Island, ca.1900

Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature

Highlights from the history of what is perhaps the most popular tourist destination in Maine. The site was created by a partnership between MDI High School, Mount Desert Elementary School, and a number of supporting organizations: Acadia National Park, Bar Harbor Historical Society, the Jesup Memorial Library, Great Harbor Maritime Museum, and the Maine Granite Industry Historical Society. Exhibits cover Northeast Harbor, the Granite industry, Bar Harbor’s Building of Arts, the Green Mountain Railway, the Bryants and the Rockefellers, and steamboats.

Site

Harvesting grain, Skowhegan, ca. 1920

Skowhegan Community History

The history of a town bordered by the Kennebec and Sandy Rivers as depicted by students from Skowhegan Area Middle School working in close proximity with members of the Skowhegan Historical Society. Exhibits include the Skowhegan Island, farming, log drives, Benedict Arnold’s March, early settlement, Bloomfield Academy, Lakewood Theater, and the Abenakis.