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Historical Items

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Item 74887

Reddy Kilowatt costume, ca. 1967

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: circa 1967 Media: Plastic, polyester, vinyl

Item 74463

Reddy Kilowatt lapel pin, ca. 1955

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: circa 1955 Media: Metal, gold filled

Item 74464

Wiscasset Boy Scout circus, 1970

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1970 Location: Wiscasset Media: Photographic print

Exhibits

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Exhibit

Wired! How Electricity Came to Maine

As early as 1633, entrepreneurs along the Piscataqua River in southern Maine utilized the force of the river to power a sawmill, recognizing the potential of the area's natural power sources, but it was not until the 1890s that technology made widespread electricity a reality -- and even then, consumers had to be urged to use it.