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Through a chance meeting, Harry Lyon of Paris Hill became the navigator on the 1928 flight of the Southern Cross, the first trans-Pacific flight. His skill as a navigator, despite his lack of experience, was a key factor on the flight's success.
Maine is home to dozens of summer-long youth camps and untold numbers of day camps that take advantage of water, woods, and fresh air. While the children, counselors, and other staff come to Maine in the summer, the camps live on throughout the year and throughout the lives of many of the campers.
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.
Transportation Through the Years Air Meet at Portland Airport in Scarborough, 1928Item Contributed byScarborough Historical Society & Museum…
… Trolleys: The Electrics Come to Town Open Air Trolley, Scarborough, ca. 1910Item Contributed byScarborough Historical Society & Museum As…