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Item 26540

Title: Rice specimen penmanship, Portland, 1819

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: 1819

Location: Portland

Media: Ink on paper, watercolor

Item 98471

Title: Frank L. and Annie Spear Rice's home in East Boothbay, ca. 1914

Contributed by: Boothbay Region Historical Society

Date: circa 1914

Location: East Boothbay

Media: Photograph

Item 8760

Title: Rachel Rice, Waterford, 1894

Contributed by: Waterford Historical Society

Date: 1894

Location: Norway

Media: black and white photograph

Tax Records Showing 3 of 6 View All

Item 85296

Address: Rice property, Bay Avenue, Great Diamond Island, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: John H. Rice

Use: Summer Dwelling

Item 85324

Address: Rice property, Sunset Avenue, Great Diamond Island, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Henrietta D Rice

Use: Summer Dwelling

Item 39872

Address: 808 Congress Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Mercy Rice

Use: Dwelling - Single family

Exhibits Showing 3 of 6 View All

Exhibit

Grand Falls Expedition party, Labrador, 1891

Bowdoin College Scientific Expedition to Labrador

"The Bowdoin Boys" -- some students and recent graduates -- traveled to Labrador in 1891 to collect artifacts, specimens, and to try to find Grand Falls, a waterfall deep in Labrador's interior.

Exhibit

Mt. Katahdin and Granger, Stetson, ca. 1906

The World's Largest Oxen

Named for the two largest things in Maine at the turn of the 20th century, Mt. Katahdin and Granger of Stetson, were known as the Largest Oxen in the World. Unable to do farm work because of their size, they visited fairs and agricultural events around the Northeast.

Exhibit

Jack Lawrence, Saco, on Bicycle, ca. 1900

A Craze for Cycling

Success at riding a bike mirrored success in life. Bicycling could bring families together. Bicycling was good for one's health. Bicycling was fun. Bicycles could go fast. Such were some of the arguments made to induce many thousands of people around Maine and the nation to take up the new pastime at the end of the nineteenth century.

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Site

Drawing of Artemus Ward

Waterford Historical Society

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Site

Bowdoin group at Negro Island Harbor, Nova Scotia, 1891

Peary-MacMillan Arctic Museum and Arctic Studies Center

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Site

Mechanics Institute of Rumford, ca. 1911

Rumford Area Historical Society

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