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Item 23306

Title: Underwood Theater, Falmouth, 1900

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: 1900

Location: Falmouth

Media: Photograph

Item 18722

Title: Modern rendering of John Small's map of Falmouth, 1753

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: 1753

Location: Falmouth

Media: Map, ink on paper

Item 1283

Title: Letter describing burning of Falmouth, 1775

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: 1776-02-16

Location: Portland

Media: Ink on paper

Tax Records Showing 3 of 47 View All

Item 51292

Address: 19 Falmouth Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Clough Maxim Co.

Use: Apartments

Item 51303

Address: 47 Falmouth Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Clarence A Rogers

Use: Apartments

Item 51286

Address: 5 Falmouth Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: George E Smith

Use: Dwelling - Single family

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Exhibit

Casco Castle, South Freeport, ca. 1910

The Trolley Parks of Maine

At the heyday of trolleys in Maine, many of the trolley companies developed recreational facilities along or at the end of trolley lines as one further way to encourage ridership. The parks often had walking paths, dance pavilions, and various other entertainments. Cutting-edge technology came together with a thirst for adventure and forever changed social dynamics in the process.