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Historical Items

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Item 5895

Comsat radome receiver station, Andover

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1980-09-17 Location: Andover Media: Photographic print

Item 9643

Margaret Chase Smith shows off Telstar

Contributed by: Margaret Chase Smith Library Date: 1962-08-01 Location: Skowhegan; Andover Media: Photographic print

Item 25450

Satellite System Earth Station, Andover, 1962

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1962 Location: Andover Media: Photographic print

Exhibits

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Maine and the Space Age

The small town of Andover landed on the international map in 1962 when the Earth Station that had been built there successfully communicated with Telstar, the first telecommunications satellite.

Site Pages

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Maps

… map of Farmington overlayed on top of the current satellite image of the town in Google Earth and compare and contrast.

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Western Maine Foothills Region - For The Love Of Paper - Page 2 of 4

Many acres of woodlands were purchased and satellite pulping plants were obtained. No. 11 Paper Machine was installed and brought on line in 1924.

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Aroostook Historical and Art Museum

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