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Contributed by: Maine Historical Society/MaineToday Media
Media: Glass Negative
Contributed by: Fryeburg Academy Archives
Date: circa 1908
Media: Photographic print from glass negative
The Maine School of Practical Nursing opened a facility in Waterville in 1957 and continued teaching practical nursing there until about 1980 when changes in the profession and in the state's educational structure led to its demise.
Settlers' clothing had to be durable and practical to hold up against hard work and winters. From the 1700s to the mid 1800s, the women of Maine learned to sew by making samplers.
Shaarey Tphiloh was founded in 1904 by immigrants from Eastern Europe. While accommodating to American society, the Orthodox synagogue also has retained many of its traditions.
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His daughter Lelia Higgins, also a physician. lived and practiced here. The home was purchased in 1901 by Dr. Charles W. Bell.
… was also a study project at Harvard where practical application of mathematical concepts was evident and Fisher's skills clearly demonstrated.
Charles W. Bell (1873-1944), a Strong native who had returned from medical training and set up his practice five years before. In this house Dr.
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by Ian Trask
Bowdoin College alum returns to midcoast Maine to make environmentally conscious artwork
by Hector Jaeger
Moving to Maine, Halcyon Yarn, and rediscovering the joy of weaving
by Phil Tedrick
A father and son have their vacation experience totally changed by an encounter with a fisherman