Keywords: Odd Fellows Block
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Contributed by: McArthur Public Library
Date: circa 1874
Media: Photographic print
Contributed by: Pejepscot Historical Society
Date: circa 1890
Media: Photograph, Print
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Owner in 1924: Odd Fellows Hall Association
Owner in 1924: Odd Fellows Hall Co. of Deering
Use: Bank & Offices
While the town of Waldoboro was chartered in 1773, it began organized fire protection in 1838 with a volunteer fire department and a hand pump fire engine, the Water Witch.
Photographers from the Eastern Illustrating and Publishing Co. of Belfast traveled throughout the state, especially in small communities, taking images for postcards. Many of these images, taken in the first three decades of the twentieth century, capture Main Streets on the brink of modernity.
The collector of Portland was the key to federal patronage in Maine, though other ports and towns had collectors. Through the 19th century, the revenue was the major source of Federal Government income. As in Colonial times, the person appointed to head the custom House in Casco Bay was almost always a leading community figure, or a well-connected political personage.
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Thursday Club Odd Fellows Block, Biddeford, ca. 1874 Item 25227 infoMcArthur Public Library The Club met for a time in the Odd Fellows Hall…
The Odd Fellows are a group of people that believe in a Supreme Creator. It was located at an intersection at South Main Street and Hudson Avenue.
… built by and for the Independent Order of Odd Fellows (I.O.O.F.). The purpose of this organization was to support English immigrant worker…