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Item 58487

Title: Landing sardines, Lubec, 1906

Contributed by: Lubec Historical Society

Date: 1906

Location: Lubec

Media: Undivided back photographic postcard cancelled August 29, 1906

Item 38297

Title: Sardine recipe folder cover, Lubec, ca. 1946

Contributed by: Lubec Historical Society

Date: circa 1946

Location: Lubec

Media: ink on paper

Item 36100

Title: Peacock’s Best brand sardine can, Lubec, pre-1963

Contributed by: Lubec Historical Society

Date: circa 1960

Location: Lubec

Media: Aluminum

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Fish Cannery, Brooklin

Early Fish Canneries in Brooklin

By the 1900s, numerous fish canneries began operating in Center Harbor, located within the Brooklin community. For over thirty years, these plants were an important factor in the community.


W. R. Allan Residence, Dennysville, ca. 1910

Washington County Through Eastern's Eye

Images taken by itinerant photographers for Eastern Illustrating and Publishing Company, a real photo postcard company, provide a unique look at industry, commerce, recreation, tourism, and the communities of Washington County in the early decades of the twentieth century.


Jewett corn label, Norridgewock, ca. 1920

Canning: A Maine Industry

Maine's corn canning industry, as illuminated by the career of George S. Jewett, prospered between 1850 and 1950.

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Ox Cart at N.W. Marston's Store, South Lubec, ca. 1880

Lubec, Maine

A history of the easternmost town in Maine as created by the Lubec Historical Society, Lubec Consolidated School, Lubec Landmarks, and Lubec Memorial Library. Exhibits include the sardine and herring industries, the Sardine Queen, the West Quoddy Head Lighthouse, the 1911 Centennial Celebration, the S. S. Cumberland Steamer, the gold hoax, an important community quilt, a tragic boating accident, and the blizzard of 1934, among others.


View of Lubec from Campobello, ca. 1950

Lubec Landmarks

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Main Street view, Milbridge

Milbridge Historical Society

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