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For one hundred years, Acadia National Park has captured the American imagination and stood as the most recognizable symbol of Maine’s important natural history and identity. This exhibit highlights Maine Memory content relating to Acadia and Mount Desert Island.
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."
1930 Item 21180 infoGreat Harbor Maritime Museum The rapidly growing population of summer residents dictated the need to begin constructing…
First Tarratine Golf Club, Islesboro, ca. 1912Item Contributed byIslesboro Historical Society For more than a century, as the summer communities…