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Historical Items Showing 3 of 13 View All

Item 79563

Title: The Summit House Hotel in South Bristol Village, ca. 1910

Contributed by: South Bristol Historical Society

Date: circa 1910

Location: South Bristol

Media: color-tinted photograph, postcard

Item 19180

Title: Residence of D. C. Blair, Bar Harbor, ca. 1900

Contributed by: Jesup Memorial Library

Date: circa 1900

Location: Bar Harbor

Media: Postcard

Item 79572

Title: Lincoln School and Union Church, South Bristol, ca. 1915

Contributed by: South Bristol Historical Society

Date: circa 1915

Location: South Bristol

Media: photograph

Tax Records Showing 3 of 26 View All

Item 85337

Address: Marr property, Summit Avenue, Great Diamond Island, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Sherman L. Marr

Use: Summer Dwelling

Item 85662

Address: Bruton property, Summit Avenue, Great Diamond Island, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Leon G. Bruton

Use: Summer Dwelling

Item 87903

Address: Waite property, Summit Avenue, Long Island, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Harry E. Waite

Use: Summer Dwelling

Exhibits Showing 3 of 6 View All

Exhibit

Mt. Carrigain expedition remembrance, 1873

Hiking, Art and Science: Portland's White Mountain Club

In 1873, a group of men, mostly from Portland, formed the second known hiking club in the U.S., the White Mountain Club of Portland, to carry out their scientific interests, their love of hiking and camaraderie, and their artistic interests in painting and drawing the features of several of the White Mountains.

Exhibit

Samoset Hotel, Rockland, ca. 1930

Luxurious Leisure

From the last decades of the nineteenth century through about the 1920s, vacationers were attracted to large resort hotels that promised a break from the noise, crowds, and pressures of an ever-urbanizing country.

Exhibit

Tuna catch, South Bristol, ca.1950

A Town Is Born: South Bristol, 1915

After being part of the town of Bristol for nearly 150 years, residents of South Bristol determined that their interests would be better served by becoming a separate town and they broke away from the large community of Bristol.

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Site

Somes Sound, Mt. Desert Island, ca.1900

Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature

Highlights from the history of what is perhaps the most popular tourist destination in Maine. The site was created by a partnership between MDI High School, Mount Desert Elementary School, and a number of supporting organizations: Acadia National Park, Bar Harbor Historical Society, the Jesup Memorial Library, Great Harbor Maritime Museum, and the Maine Granite Industry Historical Society. Exhibits cover Northeast Harbor, the Granite industry, Bar Harbor’s Building of Arts, the Green Mountain Railway, the Bryants and the Rockefellers, and steamboats.

Site

Moving in, Eastern Maine Medical Center, Bangor, 1976

Eastern Maine Medical Center

View collections, facts, and contact information for this Contributing Partner.

Site

Welcome to Strong sign, Strong, ca. 1950

Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village

The history of a small western Maine community north of Farmington as told by a team consisting of Strong Historical Society, Strong Elementary School, and Strong Public Library. Exhibit topics include Strong's prominence in the wood products industry (it was once the "Toothpick Capital of the World"), the "Bridge that Changed the Map," schools and educational history, clubs and organizations, "Fly Rod" Crosby, the first Maine guide, and a rich student section related to the Civil War and post-Civil War era in the town.