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Historical Items

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Item 74889

Universal electric stove, ca. 1922

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: circa 1922 Media: Steel, porcelain, copper

Item 74881

Universal Electric Mixabeater, ca. 1915

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: circa 1915 Media: Aluminum, steel

Item 13026

Universal Laundry, Portland, ca. 1910

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: circa 1910 Location: Portland Media: Glass Negative

Tax Records

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Item 42824

Assessor's Record, 303-309 Cumberland Avenue, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Universal Laundry Inc. Use: Chimney

Item 42823

303-309 Cumberland Avenue, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Universal Laundry Inc. Use: Laundry

Item 50010

Assessor's Record, 69-73 Elm Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Universal Laundry, Inc. Use: Land only

Exhibits

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A Brief History of Colby College

Colby originated in 1813 as Maine Literary and Theological Institution and is now a small private liberal arts college of about 1,800 students. A timeline of the history and development of Colby College from 1813 until the present.

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Westbrook Seminary: Educating Women

Westbrook Seminary, built on Stevens Plain in 1831, was founded to educate young men and young women. Seminaries traditionally were a form of advanced secondary education. Westbrook Seminary served an important function in admitting women students, for whom education was less available in the early and mid nineteenth century.

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We Used to be "Normal": A History of F.S.N.S.

Farmington's Normal School -- a teacher-training facility -- opened in 1863 and, over the decades, offered academic programs that included such unique features as domestic and child-care training, and extra-curricular activities from athletics to music and theater.

Site Pages

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Mantor Library, University of Maine Farmington

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Maine Folklife Center, University of Maine

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University of Maine at Presque Isle Library

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My Maine Stories

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My 40 years in Forestry and the Paper Industry in Maine
by Donna Cassese

I was the first female forester hired by Scott Paper and continue to find new uses for wood.

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My service in Afghanistan with the Marines and my life today
by Nicholas Krier

My service in Afghanistan with the Marines

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An allegory about the Vietnam war
by Bill Hinderer

An allegory about my service in the Vietnam War