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Item 79563

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

Contributed by: South Bristol Historical Society

Date: circa 1910

Location: South Bristol

Media: Postcard

Item 79572

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

Contributed by: South Bristol Historical Society

Date: circa 1915

Location: South Bristol

Media: Photographic print

Item 21747

Boarding House, Northeast Harbor

Contributed by: Great Harbor Maritime Museum

Date: circa 1905

Location: Mount Desert

Media: Photographic print

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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.

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Rockefeller Drive, Mt. Desert Island, ca. 1935

Designing Acadia

For one hundred years, Acadia National Park has captured the American imagination and stood as the most recognizable symbol of Maine’s important natural history and identity. This exhibit highlights Maine Memory content relating to Acadia and Mount Desert Island.

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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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Green Mountain hotel, Mt. Desert Island, ca. 1885

Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - Green Mountain Railroad By: Spenser Simis

This hotel was designed to have a large dining room, two parlors – one for men and one for women, and a total of 16 sleeping rooms.

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Green Mountain Tea House, ca. 1880

Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - Green Mountain Railroad By: Spenser Simis

Later that year, Daniel Brewer constructed a small hotel at the highest peak of Green mountain. The hotel was very successful, taking in almost…

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Lithograph of Green Mountain Rail Road Train

Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - Green Mountain Railway

Clerque also built a hotel, named the Summit House, on Green Mountain. Clerque’s railway ran for about 10 years.