Maine Memory Network
Maine's Online Museum

Login · My Account · Show Album



Search Results

Keywords: New England House Hotel (Belfast, Me.)

Search within these results  |  New Search  |  Advanced Search

Historical Items (5)  |  Tax Records (0)  |  Exhibits (2)  |  Sites (9)  | 

Historical Items Showing 3 of 5 View All

Item 98369

Title: New England House Hotel, Belfast, ca. 1875

Contributed by: Belfast Free Library

Date: circa 1875

Location: Belfast

Media: Stereograph

Item 98759

Title: Windsor Hotel, Belfast, ca. 1910

Contributed by: Penobscot Marine Museum

Date: circa 1910

Location: Belfast

Media: Glass plate negative

Item 98838

Title: Bay View Inn, Belfast, ca. 1938

Contributed by: Penobscot Marine Museum

Date: circa 1938

Location: Belfast

Media: Glass plate negative

Exhibits Showing 2 of 2 View All


Northport Hotel, ca. 1900

Summer Folk: The Postcard View

Vacationers, "rusticators," or tourists began flooding into Maine in the last quarter of the 19th century. Many arrived by train or steamer. Eventually, automobiles expanded and changed the tourist trade, and some vacationers bought their own "cottages."


Reddy Kilowatt lapel pin, ca. 1955

Wired! How Electricity Came to Maine

As early as 1633, entrepreneurs along the Piscataqua River in southern Maine utilized the force of the river to power a sawmill, recognizing the potential of the area's natural power sources, but it was not until the 1890s that technology made widespread electricity a reality -- and even then, consumers had to be urged to use it.

Sites Showing 3 of 9 View All


Survey Chart, Islesboro, 1884

Islesboro--An Island in Penobscot Bay

A history of one of Maine’s many populated islands. The site was created by a team consisting of representatives from Islesboro Historical Society, Islesboro Central School, and the Alice L. Pendleton Library. Early settlements, businesses and cottage industries, schools, water transportation, and summer resorts are the topics covered.


Maternity, Hallowell Granite Works, ca. 1895

Historic Hallowell

The history of the smallest city in Maine as created by a team consisting of the Hallowell Area Board of Trade, Hubbard Free Library, The Row House, Vaughan Homestead Foundation, Hallowell Firemen’s Association, and students from Hall-Dale Middle School. Topics covered include: natural disasters, the granite industry and other industries central to the development of the city, firefighters and police, Hallowell’s contribution to modern medicine, the Kennebec River, and more.


John Martin in Spanish cloak, Bangor, 1846

John Martin: Expert Observer

John Martin (1823-1904) of Bangor began in 1864 looking back at his life, family, business and recreational experiences and recording those events and thoughts -- with narrative and illustrations -- for his children. Martin called himself an "expert accountant," but he was interested in architecture, dance, fashion, gardening, politics, business, religion, and the world around him.