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Historical Items (288)  |  Tax Records (23)  |  Exhibits (24)  |  Sites (14)  | 

Historical Items Showing 3 of 288 View All

Item 100223

Title: High school, Rockland, ca. 1875

Contributed by: Rockland Historical Society

Date: circa 1875

Location: Rockland

Media: Stereograph

Item 100112

Title: High School building, Rockland, ca. 1875

Contributed by: Rockland Historical Society

Date: circa 1875

Location: Rockland

Media: Half Stereo View, stereograph

Item 100140

Title: Gay Street schoolhouse, North Main Street, Rockland, ca. 1875

Contributed by: Rockland Historical Society

Date: circa 1875

Location: Rockland

Media: Stereograph

Tax Records Showing 3 of 23 View All

Item 73816

Address: 22 Rockland Avenue, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Elinor G. Tasker

Use: Dwelling - Single family

Item 73803

Address: 101 Rockland Avenue, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Estate of Frank Lewis Shaw

Use: Dwelling - Single family

Item 73804

Address: 102 Rockland Avenue, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Maynard F. Frost

Use: Dwelling - Single family

Exhibits Showing 3 of 24 View All

Exhibit

Cut in Williams Quarry, Rockland, ca. 1875

Promoting Rockland Through a Stereopticon, 1875

Frank Crockett and photographer J.P. Armbrust took stereo views of Rockland's downtown, industry, and notable homes in the 1870s as a way to promote tourism to the town.

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.

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.

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Site

Sardine carrier Mary Anne christened, Thomaston, 1947

Rockland 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

Maine map, ca. early 1800s

Salmon Brook Historical Society

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