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Item 79605

National House Hotel commemorate plate, Dixfield, ca. 1860

Contributed by: Dixfield Historical Society Date: circa 1860 Location: Dixfield Media: round china plate

Item 98604

Old Hotel, Dixfield, ca. 1890's

Contributed by: Dixfield Historical Society Date: circa 1900 Location: Dixfield Media: Postcard

Item 79321

Main Street, Dixfield, ca. 1890

Contributed by: Dixfield Historical Society Date: 1890 Location: Dixfield Media: Photographic print

Tax Records

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Item 63327

190-192 Middle Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Canal National Bank Use: Mercantile


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Portland Hotels

Since the establishment of the area's first licensed hotel in 1681, Portland has had a dramatic, grand and boisterous hotel tradition. The Portland hotel industry has in many ways reflected the growth and development of the city itself. As Portland grew with greater numbers of people moving through the city or calling it home, the hotel business expanded to fit the increasing demand.


Home: The Longfellow House & the Emergence of Portland

The Wadsworth-Longfellow house is the oldest building on the Portland peninsula, the first historic site in Maine, a National Historic Landmark, home to three generations of Wadsworth and Longfellow family members -- including the boyhood home of the poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. The history of the house and its inhabitants provide a unique view of the growth and changes of Portland -- as well as of the immediate surroundings of the home.


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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Poland Spring Preservation Society

View collections, facts, and contact information for this Contributing Partner.

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Bath's Historic Downtown - The Customs House

The primary purpose of the Customs House in 1858 was to house the Collector of Customs for the Port of Bath and the United States Post Office.

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Thomaston: The Town that Went to Sea - Hotels in Thomaston

Hotels in Thomaston Knox Hotel, Thomaston, ca. 1871Item Contributed byThomaston Historical Society In addition to numerous boarding houses