Keywords: Odd fellows Hall
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Contributed by: Hermon Historical Society
Media: Photograph from slide
Contributed by: Guilford Historical Society
Date: circa 1960
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Address: 21 Forest Avenue, Portland, 1924
Owner in 1924: Odd Fellows Hall Association
Address: 645 Forest Avenue, Portland, 1924
Owner in 1924: Odd Fellows Hall Co. of Deering
Use: Bank & Offices
Adorning oneself to look one's "best" has varied over time, gender, economic class, and by event. Adornments suggest one's sense of identity and one's intent to stand out or fit in.
A look back at island life in Maine as captured by a team consisting of Swan's Island Educational Society representatives, which encompasses the community's library and historical society, a class from the Swan's Island School, and an Island Fellow from the Island Institute. Exhibit topics examine islanders at work and play, Baird's Quarry, old buildings, and the changing role of women on the island.