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Historical Items

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Item 101869

Wentworth Homestead, South Berwick, ca. 1900

Contributed by: Old Berwick Historical Society Date: circa 1900 Location: South Berwick Media: Photographic print

Item 31444

St. Bruno Catholic Church, Van Buren, ca. 1915

Contributed by: Penobscot Marine Museum Date: circa 1915 Location: Van Buren Media: Glass Negative

Item 21590

Elm Street Church, South Portland, 1921

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1921 Location: South Portland Media: Photographic print

Exhibits

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Amazing! Maine Stories

These stories -- that stretch from 1999 back to 1759 -- take you from an amusement park to the halls of Congress. There are inventors, artists, showmen, a railway agent, a man whose civic endeavors helped shape Portland, a man devoted to the pursuit of peace and one known for his military exploits, Maine's first novelist, a woman who recorded everyday life in detail, and an Indian who survived a British attack.

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The Shape of Maine

The boundaries of Maine are the product of international conflict, economic competition, political fights, and contested development. The boundaries are expressions of human values; people determined the shape of Maine.

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Sylvan Site: A Model Development

Frederick Wheeler Hinckley, a Portland lawyer and politician, had grand visions of a 200-home development when he began the Sylvan Site in South Portland in 1917. The stock market crash in 1929 put a halt to his plans, but by then he had built 37, no two of which were alike.

Site Pages

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Mantor Library, University of Maine Farmington

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John Martin: Expert Observer - F. A. Soule House, 130 Center St., Bangor, 1852

Soule House, 130 Center St., Bangor, 1852 Contributed by Maine Historical Society and Maine State Museum Description The south side and…

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Lincoln, Maine - Main Street, Lincoln, ca. 1920

… gas station on the corner lot of Main and Burton St., next is the Masonic Hall where the Town Offices are now located.