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Item 15436

Title: Taber wagon with potato barrels, Caribou

Contributed by: Aroostook County Historical and Art Museum

Date: 2004

Location: Caribou; Houlton

Media: digital photograph

Item 10864

Title: Concord Wagon built by Silas W. Taber

Contributed by: Aroostook County Historical and Art Museum

Date: circa 1900

Location: Houlton

Media: monochrome photograph

Item 10867

Title: Taber Wagon Factory

Contributed by: Aroostook County Historical and Art Museum

Date: circa 1905

Location: Houlton

Media: postcard

Tax Records Showing 3 of 22 View All

Item 36160

Address: Assessor's Record, 38 Cedar Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Samuel Serlick

Use: Shed - Wagon

Item 37557

Address: Assessor's Record, 71 Concord Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: George Furlong

Use: Shed - Wagon

Item 35426

Address: Assessor's Record, 705 Brighton Avenue, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Lucas Brick Company

Use: Shed - Wagon

Exhibits Showing 3 of 4 View All


Taber wagon with horses and farm laborers, ca. 1910

Taber Wagon

The Taber farm wagon was an innovative design that was popular on New England farms. It made lifting potato barrels onto a wagon easier and made more efficient use of the horse's work. These images glimpse the life work of its inventor, Silas W. Taber of Houlton, and the place of his invention in the farming community


Oakland Park, Rockport, ca. 1915

A Field Guide to Trolley Cars

Many different types of trolley cars -- for different weather, different uses, and different locations -- were in use in Maine between 1895-1940. The "field guide" explains what each type looked like and how it was used.


Reuben Ruby hack ad, Portland, 1834

Reuben Ruby: Hackman, Activist

Reuben Ruby of Portland operated a hack in the city, using his work to earn a living and to help carry out his activist interests, especially abolition and the Underground Railroad.

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Marsh Staddle, Scarborough, ca. 1900

Scarborough: They Called It Owascoag

The history of a 350+-year-old city south of Portland, the Scarborough site was constructed by representatives from Scarborough Historical Society, Scarborough Middle School, and Scarborough Public Library. Exhibits include the marsh, transportation and roads, shipyards and shipwrecks, clamming and lobstering, famous residents, and education.