Keywords: Sanford Mills
Baseball often is called the National Pastime. For many people, baseball is encountered in the backyard and down the street, a game played by a few or the full contingent of a team.
Street railways, whether horse-drawn or electric, required the building of trestles and tracks. The new form of transportation aided industry, workers, vacationers, and other travelers.
He was born in Sanford on November 5th, 1831, and grew up there on his father’s farm. He attended Sanford schools, and then served as apprentice for…
… Austin and Stone’s Museum. In The History of Sanford, Maine, author Edwin Emery described Shaw as “a pre-eminently self-made man, whatever he has…