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Item 72862

Auction Fundraiser For Furnishing the New School, Strong, cr. 1951

Contributed by: Mr. & Mrs. Roger Lambert through Strong Historical Society

Date: circa 1951

Location: Strong

Media: Photographic print

Item 20145

Notice of museum auction, Portland, 1839

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: 1839

Location: Portland

Media: Ink on paper

Item 7488

Auction record of 'Boxer,' Portland, 1813

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: 1813-11-15

Location: Portland

Media: Ink on paper

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473-477 Congress Street, Portland, 1924

A Snapshot of Portland, 1924: The Taxman Cometh

In 1924, with Portland was on the verge of profound changes, the Tax Assessors Office undertook a project to document every building in the city -- with photographs and detailed information that provide a unique view into Portland's architecture, neighborhoods, industries, and businesses.

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Mary King Scrimgeour dress, Lewiston, ca. 1895

Dressing Up, Standing Out, Fitting In

Adorning oneself to look one's "best" has varied over time, gender, economic class, and by event. Adornments suggest one's sense of identity and one's intent to stand out or fit in.

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Notice of Daniel Webster death, Portland, 1852

A Riot of Words: Ballads, Posters, Proclamations and Broadsides

Imagine a day 150 years ago. Looking down a side street, you see the buildings are covered with posters and signs.

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Auction Fundraiser For Furnishing the New School, Strong, cr. 1951

Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Online Items

Online Items Auction Fundraiser For Furnishing the New School, Strong, cr. 1951 Item 72862 infoStrong Historical Society Townspeople of…

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Auction Fundraiser For Furnishing the New School, Strong, cr. 1951

Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - 1951 School

1951 School Auction Fundraiser For Furnishing the New School, Strong, cr. 1951 Item 72862 infoStrong Historical Society Townspeople of…

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Potato harvest, Presque Isle, 1982

Presque Isle: The Star City - Harvesting Potatoes - Page 13 of 13

About this time there were a lot of auctions in the area, selling off farm equipment no longer used.