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Keywords: Timers

Historical Items

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Item 74880

Hotpoint automatic Range Timer, ca. 1930

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: circa 1930 Media: Cast iron, glass

Item 29431

Joppa North End, Hallowell, ca. 1885

Courtesy of Sumner A. Webber, Sr., an individual partner Date: circa 1885 Location: Hallowell Media: Photographic print

Item 31357

Universalist Church, Hallowell, ca. 1900

Contributed by: Hubbard Free Library Date: circa 1900 Location: Hallowell Media: Photographic print

Exhibits

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Wired! How Electricity Came to Maine

As early as 1633, entrepreneurs along the Piscataqua River in southern Maine utilized the force of the river to power a sawmill, recognizing the potential of the area's natural power sources, but it was not until the 1890s that technology made widespread electricity a reality -- and even then, consumers had to be urged to use it.

Site Pages

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Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - Twentieth-Century Community Life

To add to the fun, Seal Harbor held an annual Old-Timers basketball game, pitting the village team against the "old-timers" outfitted in long-johns…

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Biddeford History & Heritage Project - VIII. Changing course and new beginnings (1955-Present) - Page 2 of 2

… manifested today by the partnership of old-timers, newcomers, downtown and beach residents, for the benefit of all.

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New Portland: Bridging the Past to the Future - Bridges of West New Portland

He interviewed many of New Portland's old timers and did not wake up one morning and decide when the wire bridge was built and how. Mr.

My Maine Stories

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Apple Time - a visit to the ancestral farm
by Randy Randall

Memories from childhood of visiting the family homestead in Limington during apple picking time.

Story

Vietnam Memoirs
by David Chessey

MY PERSONAL EXPERIENCES AND MY OBSERVATION OF NATIONWIDE OPINIONS CONCERNING THE “VIET NAM" WAR