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Item 18920

Skiers, Pleasant Mountain, ca. 1960

Contributed by: Shawnee Peak Ski Area through Ski Museum of Maine

Date: circa 1960

Location: Bridgton

Media: Photographic print

Item 18910

Posing at Pleasant Mountain, Bridgton, ca. 1955

Contributed by: Shawnee Peak Ski Area through Ski Museum of Maine

Date: circa 1955

Location: Bridgton

Media: Photographic print

Item 19299

Lodge floor frame, Pleasant Mountain, 1951

Contributed by: Tom Bennett through Ski Museum of Maine

Date: 1951

Location: Bridgton

Media: Photographic print

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Riding the Old Blue chairlift at Pleasant Mountain

Skiing Pleasant Mountain

By the second half of the 20th century, skiing began to enjoy unprecedented popularity. Pleasant Mountain in Bridgton (later Shawnee Peak) was Maine's foremost place to join the fun in the 1950s and 1960s.

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CCC crew and trucks, Alfred, ca. 1933

Putting Men to Work, Saving Trees

While many Mainers were averse to accepting federal relief money during the Great Depression of the 1930s, young men eagerly joined the Civilian Conservation Corps, one of President Franklin Roosevelt's most popular programs. The Maine Forest Service supervised the work of many of the camps.

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Rosamond Weston Eddy bookplate, ca. 1925

Bookplates Honor Annie Louise Cary

A summer resident of Wayne collected more than 3,000 bookplates to honor Maine native and noted opera singer Annie Louise Cary and to support the Cary Memorial Library.

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C. Vivian Richards Logging, Byron, ca. 1900

Western Maine Foothills Region - Byron

… Broad), Whaleback, Durham Hill, Hedgehog Hill, Pleasant, and Record are a few. There are many ponds and small tributaries, including Garland Pond…

Site Page

Lacing ski boots, Pleasant Mountain, ca. 1955

Ski Museum of Maine

View collections, facts, and contact information for this Contributing Partner.

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Scarborough: They Called It Owascoag - Historical Overview - Page 4 of 4

… abundant undeveloped land and easy access to mountains and the sea are factors that have attracted families and businesses.

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Story

Vietnam Memoirs

by David Chessey


MY PERSONAL EXPERIENCES AND MY OBSERVATION OF NATIONWIDE OPINIONS CONCERNING THE “VIET NAM" WAR