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Item 36411

Portrait of Louise Caroline (Wilcox) Putnam, York, ca. 1856

Contributed by: Museums of Old York

Date: circa 1856

Location: York

Media: oil on canvas

Item 20972

John Dillingham to wife, 1847

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: 1847

Location: Freeport; New York

Media: Ink on paper

Item 20969

John Dillingham to wife, 1846

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: 1846

Location: New York; Freeport

Media: Ink on paper

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Southern Cross commemorative print, ca. 1928

Harry Lyon: An Old Sea Dog Takes to the Air

Through a chance meeting, Harry Lyon of Paris Hill became the navigator on the 1928 flight of the Southern Cross, the first trans-Pacific flight. His skill as a navigator, despite his lack of experience, was a key factor on the flight's success.

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Miriam and Donald MacMillan, Greenland, 1947

The Schooner Bowdoin: Ninety Years of Seagoing History

After traveling to the Arctic with Robert E. Peary, Donald B. MacMillan (1874-1970), an explorer, researcher, and lecturer, helped design his own vessel for Arctic exploration, the schooner Bowdoin, which he named after his alma mater. The schooner remains on the seas.

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Harbour of Casco Bay, Portland, 1720

The Life and Legacy of the George Tate Family

Captain George Tate, mast agent for the King of England from 1751 to the Revolutionary War, and his descendants helped shape the development of Portland (first known as Falmouth) through activities such as commerce, shipping, and real estate.

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John Agry, Sea Captain, Hallowell, ca. 1801

Historic Hallowell - Hallowell Ship Captains

Hallowell Ship Captains John Agry, Sea Captain, Hallowell, ca. 1801Item Contributed byHubbard Free Library Captain John Agry was born in 1763.

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Captain's Cabin,

Thomaston: The Town that Went to Sea - The "Edward O'Brien", the "Washington B. Thomas", & "Edna Hoyt"

Captain William Lermond’s second wife, Hattie Winchenbach, lost her life in the shipwreck. Schooner Edna Hoyt, Thomaston, circa 1920Item…

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Thomaston Cavalry Banner

Thomaston: The Town that Went to Sea - Henry Knox: The Funeral

… Vose, Miss Caroline (Knox’s youngest daughter), Captain Fales (for drums and colors), the artillery company, and Captain Gregory (presumably for…