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Historical Items

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Item 79396

A.S. Rand with Mt. Katahdin and Granger, "The World's Largest Oxen", Etna, ca. 1904

Contributed by: Stetson Historical Society Date: circa 1904 Location: Etna Media: Photographic print

Item 66214

Mt. Katahdin and Granger, Stetson, ca. 1906

Contributed by: An individual through Stetson Historical Society Date: circa 1906 Location: Stetson Media: Photographic print

Item 77448

Giant Ox Mt. Katahdin, Stetson, ca. 1907

Contributed by: Stetson Historical Society Date: circa 1907 Location: Stetson Media: Photographic print

Exhibits

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Exhibit

The World's Largest Oxen

Named for the two largest things in Maine at the turn of the 20th century, Mt. Katahdin and Granger of Stetson, were known as the Largest Oxen in the World. Unable to do farm work because of their size, they visited fairs and agricultural events around the Northeast.

Exhibit

In Time and Eternity: Shakers in the Industrial Age

"In Time and Eternity: Maine Shakers in the Industrial Age 1872-1918" is a series of images that depict in detail the Shakers in Maine during a little explored time period of expansion and change.

Exhibit

Art of the People: Folk Art in Maine

For many different reasons people saved and carefully preserved the objects in this exhibit. Eventually, along with the memories they hold, the objects were passed to the Maine Historical Society. Object and memory, serve as a powerful way to explore history and to connect to the lives of people in the past.

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Stetson Historical Society

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