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Item 74508

Title: Rubber electrical worker gloves, ca. 1935

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: circa 1950

Media: Rubber, leather, suede, canvas, brass

Item 74513

Title: Electrical worker leather gloves, ca. 1930

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: circa 1930

Media: Suede

Item 74509

Title: Electrical worker pouch, ca. 1930

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: circa 1930

Media: Canvas

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Exhibit

Reddy Kilowatt lapel pin, ca. 1955

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.

Exhibit

Nursing students, Eastern Maine General Hospital, ca. 1898

One Hundred Years of Caring -- EMMC

In 1892 five physicians -- William H. Simmons, William C. Mason, Walter H. Hunt, Everett T. Nealey, and William E. Baxter -- realized the need for a hospital in the city of Bangor had become urgent and they set about providing one.

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Site

Moving in, Eastern Maine Medical Center, Bangor, 1976

Eastern Maine Medical Center

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