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Historical Items

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Item 25154

Warren Mills, Warren, ca. 1910

Contributed by: Seashore Trolley Museum Date: circa 1910 Location: Warren Media: Postcard

Item 102674

Winston Williams, Warren, 2009

Courtesy of Jan Pieter Van Voorst Van Beest, an individual partner Date: 2017 Location: Warren Media: Digital photograph

Item 15628

Mast shave, Warren, ca. 1856

Contributed by: Davistown Museum Date: circa 1856 Location: Warren Media: Cast steel, wood and brass

Tax Records

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Item 62054

26 Warren Avenue, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Southworth Machine Company Use: Offices

Item 86058

188 Warren Avenue, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Alice G. Shaw Use: Garage

Item 83282

380 Warren Avenue, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Camillo Aceto Use: Store

Exhibits

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Samplers: Learning to Sew

Settlers' clothing had to be durable and practical to hold up against hard work and winters. From the 1700s to the mid 1800s, the women of Maine learned to sew by making samplers.

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Presidents and Campaigns

Several Mainers have run for president or vice president, a number of presidents, past presidents, and future presidents have had ties to the state or visited here, and, during campaign season, many presidential candidates and their family members have brought their campaigns to Maine.

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Making Paper, Making Maine

Paper has shaped Maine's economy, molded individual and community identities, and impacted the environment throughout Maine. When Hugh Chisholm opened the Otis Falls Pulp Company in Jay in 1888, the mill was one of the most modern paper-making facilities in the country, and was connected to national and global markets. For the next century, Maine was an international leader in the manufacture of pulp and paper.

Site Pages

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Old Orchard Beach Historical Society

View collections, facts, and contact information for this Contributing Partner.

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Thomaston: The Town that Went to Sea - Prison leaves Thomaston - 2002

… facility was built in the neighboring town of Warren, and prisoners were moved there in February 2002.

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Thomaston: The Town that Went to Sea - The Edward O'Brien House

He then moved from Warren to Thomaston, and lived here until he died in 1882. Both houses were built in the Gothic Revival style, being very similar…

My Maine Stories

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My career as a chemical engineer for S.D. Warren Paper Company
by Charles Dodge

I worked in S.D. Warren's laboratory, and developed paper coatings, like Ultracast technology

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Mosher family history and my career at S.D. Warren
by Abbott Mosher

My family settled the Westbrook region and I am a 4th generation paper maker at S.D. Warren.

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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.