Keywords: The Bubbles
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Contributed by: Northeast Harbor Library
Location: Mount Desert
Media: panoramic black and white postcard
Contributed by: Great Harbor Maritime Museum
Date: circa 1945
Location: Mount Desert; Mt. Desert
Contributed by: Boston Public Library
Date: circa 1935
Media: Linen texture postcard
The small town of Andover landed on the international map in 1962 when the Earth Station that had been built there successfully communicated with Telstar, the first telecommunications satellite.
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.
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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Sometimes, the rank, greasy smell of roasted porpoise also wafted through the camp either because someone was roasting a chunk of porpoise for dinner…
The southern States have conformed to the requirements of the constitution & should be admitted." Martin, a Bangor accountant, shopkeeper, and…
… a number of Dunning's schemes. A text "bubble" coming out of Dunning's mouth in the illustration quotes Dunning in response to a question about…