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Item 8759

Title: Virginia Starbird, Waterford, ca. 1920

Contributed by: Waterford Historical Society

Date: circa 1920

Location: Waterford

Media: black and white photograph

Item 98696

Title: Steamship 'Virginia,' Boothbay Harbor, 1934

Contributed by: Boothbay Region Historical Society

Date: 1934-06-30

Location: Boothbay Harbor; Bath; Southport

Media: Glass negative

Item 84433

Title: U.S.S. 'Cumberland' line, ca. 1860

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: circa 1860

Location: Hampton Roads; Portland

Media: Hemp

Tax Records Showing 3 of 6 View All

Item 58627

Address: 18 Inverness Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Virginia A. Wells

Use: Dwelling - Single family

Item 85268

Address: Hamilton property, Hillside Road, Little Diamond Island, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Virginia C. Hamilton

Use: Summer Dwelling

Item 57647

Address: 149 Hartley Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Virginia F. Hagan

Use: Dwelling - Single family

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Exhibit

Rebecca N. Usher, Hollis, ca. 1885

Rebecca Usher: 'To Succor the Suffering Soldiers'

Rebecca Usher of Hollis was 41 and single when she joined the Union nursing service at the U.S. General Hospital at Chester, Pennsylvania. Her time there and later at City Point, Virginia, were defining experiences of her life.

Exhibit

Raleigh Gilbert, Popham Colony, ca. 1607

Popham Colony

George Popham and a group of fellow Englishmen arrived at the mouth of the Kennebec River, hoping to trade with Native Americans, find gold and other valuable minerals, and discover a Northwest passage. In 18 months, the fledgling colony was gone.

Exhibit

Students on porch, Farmington State Normal School, ca. 1928

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.