Keywords: Town Sign
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Contributed by: Maine's Paper & Heritage Museum
Date: circa 1986
Media: Photographic print
Contributed by: Baldwin Historical Society
Media: Ink on paper
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.
Frank Crockett and photographer J.P. Armbrust took stereo views of Rockland's downtown, industry, and notable homes in the 1870s as a way to promote tourism to the town.
Imagine a day 150 years ago. Looking down a side street, you see the buildings are covered with posters and signs.
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Shipbuilding Sign with Ship, Thomaston, Maine 2009Item Contributed byThomaston Historical Society Text by Margaret McCrea.
… conducted a live interview with his aunt, Signe Gardner of Thomaston, as well. Along with Keith Shortall, Maine Historical Society staff also…
… to his studies, but he loved his country more and signed up to serve on the 12TH of June in Company C of the 4th Maine regiment of volunteers.
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by Ted Heselton
Working as a heavy equipment operator in Vietnam
by Cyrene Slegona
Only one of many letters my father sent to his wife remained after he came home from World War II.
by Earlene Chadbourne
Earle Ahlquist used his Maine common sense during his Marine service and to survive Iwo Jima