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Historical Items (250)  |  Tax Records (3)  |  Exhibits (11)  |  Sites (10)  | 

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Item 19204

Title: Steamship Norumbega

Contributed by: Jesup Memorial Library

Date: circa 1905

Location: Bar Harbor

Media: Postcard

Item 42159

Title: Steamship "Horatio Hall," ca. 1898

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: circa 1898

Media: Paint, canvas, cloth, wood

Item 80432

Title: Maine Steamship Company brochure, 1902

Contributed by: Friendship Museum

Date: 1902

Location: Poland Springs; Bar Harbor; New York; Portland

Media: paper

Tax Records Showing 3 of 3 View All

Item 37302

Address: 144 Commercial Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Clinton W. Davis Agent

Use: Shop - Junk

Item 37314

Address: 180 Commercial Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Pocahantas Fuel Company, Inc.

Use: Store

Item 37279

Address: 79-85 Commercial Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: W.L. Blake & Co.

Use: Store - Office - Warehouse

Exhibits Showing 3 of 11 View All

Exhibit

Steamboats

Moosehead Steamboats

After the canoe, steamboats became the favored method of transportation on Moosehead Lake. They revolutionized movement of logs and helped promote tourism in the region.

Exhibit

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.

Exhibit

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.

Sites Showing 3 of 10 View All

Site

Northeast Harbor Fleet International One Designs

Great Harbor Maritime Museum

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Site

Charles E. Thompson Esso Station, 1-3 Maine Street, Bridgton, ca. 1938

Bridgton Historical Society

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Site

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.