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Historical Items

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Item 17825

Violin, Double Sided

Contributed by: New Sweden Historical Society Date: circa 1900 Location: New Sweden Media: wood

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Item 34080

Adelaide Pearson with violin, 1894

Contributed by: An individual through Jonathan Fisher Memorial, Inc. Date: 1894 Location: Brookline; Blue Hill Media: Photographic print

Item 53019

Violin pupils, Fairfield, 1918

Contributed by: L.C. Bates Museum / Good Will-Hinckley Homes Date: 1918 Location: Fairfield Media: Photographic print

Exhibits

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Elise Fellows White: Music, Writing, and Family

From a violin prodigy in her early years to an older woman -- mother of two -- struggling financially, Skowhegan native Mary Elise Fellows White remained committed to music, writing, poetry, her extended family -- and living a life that would matter and be remembered.

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Remembering Mellie Dunham: Snowshoe Maker and Fiddler

Alanson Mellen "Mellie" Dunham and his wife Emma "Gram" Dunham were well-known musicians throughout Maine and the nation in the early decades of the 20th century. Mellie Dunham also received fame as a snowshoe maker.

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Elise Fellows White - Student Exhibit

Elise Fellows White was a violinist from Skowhegan who traveled all over the world to share her music.

Site Pages

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Blue Hill, Maine - Adelaide Pearson

… growth as a cultural center after the Second World War. Adelaide Pearson with violin, 1894Item Contributed byJonathan Fisher Memorial, Inc.

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Scarborough: They Called It Owascoag - People Who Called Scarborough Home - Page 1 of 4

Winslow Homer made a sketch of the violin and gave it to Mrs. Vaill who was offered a substantial sum for it.

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Biddeford History & Heritage Project - Pierre Painchaud

… Library Pierre Painchaud himself mastered the violin, the cello, and the coronet, as well as singing and performing comedy routines as a…

My Maine Stories

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First night on the pulp pile at zero degrees, to mill foreman
by Arthur Benedetto

I worked my way up in International Paper, moving from the pick ax pile to a foreman on computers