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Item 15398

Title: Patrons of Husbandry Regalia, c. 1904

Contributed by: Houlton Grange

Date: circa 1904

Location: Houlton

Media: fabric

Item 15399

Title: Patrons of Husbandry Regalia Cabinet, ca. 1904

Contributed by: Houlton Grange

Date: circa 1904

Location: Houlton

Media: wood

Item 19396

Title: Patrons of Husbandry demit, Guilford, 1960

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: 1960-03-05

Location: Guilford

Media: Ink on paper

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Exhibit

Mary King Scrimgeour dress, Lewiston, ca. 1895

Dressing Up, Standing Out, Fitting In

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.

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Site

Oakfield Grange, 2005

Oakfield Grange 414

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Site

David Webber letter to Cumberland Overseers of the Poor, 1830

Cumberland & North Yarmouth

A unique two-town history. Prince Memorial Library, Cumberland Historical Society, North Yarmouth Historical Society, Skyline Farm, and Greely Middle School partnered to tell the story of how Cumberland and North Yarmouth were originally part of the same community. Libraries, the Civil War, pauper laws, main streets, local industries, and Skyline Farm are some of the topics covered on the site.

Site

Welcome to Strong sign, Strong, ca. 1950

Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village

The history of a small western Maine community north of Farmington as told by a team consisting of Strong Historical Society, Strong Elementary School, and Strong Public Library. Exhibit topics include Strong's prominence in the wood products industry (it was once the "Toothpick Capital of the World"), the "Bridge that Changed the Map," schools and educational history, clubs and organizations, "Fly Rod" Crosby, the first Maine guide, and a rich student section related to the Civil War and post-Civil War era in the town.