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Item 9268

Lewiston Public Library, Lewiston, ca. 1974

Contributed by: Lewiston Public Library

Date: circa 1974

Location: Lewiston

Media: Photographic print

Item 9267

Lewiston Public Library, Lewiston, ca. 1960

Contributed by: Lewiston Public Library

Date: circa 1960

Location: Lewiston

Media: Postcard

Item 62797

Public Library 50th Anniversary poster, Waterville, 1955

Contributed by: Waterville Public Library

Date: 1955-09-09

Location: Waterville

Media: Ink on paper, Poster

Tax Records Showing 2 of 2 View All

Item 38570

451-461 Congress Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Estate of Mary J.E. Clapp

Use: Stores & Offices

Item 38981

Assessor's Record, 619-623 Congress Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: City of Portland

Use: Public Library

Exhibits Showing 3 of 65 View All

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Cary Library, Houlton, 1904

Educating Oneself: Carnegie Libraries

Industrialist Andrew Carnegie gave grants for 20 libraries in Maine between 1897 and 1912, specifying that the town own the land, set aside funds for maintenance, have room to expand -- and offer library services at no charge.

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Portland letter carriers, December 1926

The Public Face of Christmas

Christmas, a Christian holiday observed by many Mainers, has a very public, seasonal face that makes it visible to those of all beliefs.

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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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Site Page

Cony High School, Augusta, ca. 1935

Boston Public Library

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

Site Page

Civil War soldier's letter home, Oct. 1861

Fort Kent Public Library

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Site Page

Original Boy Scout troop, Brewer, 1909

Brewer Public Library

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Story

My Paper Industry career and setting up a museum

by Sherry Judd


I worked in and around the Paper Industry all my life. Now I run Maine's Paper and Heritage Museum.