Historical Items Showing 3 of 67 View All
Contributed by: Lubec Historical Society
Date: 1907 - 1910
Media: Photograph on mat
Contributed by: Franco-American Collection
Media: Photographic print
Tax Records Showing 3 of 25 View All
Owner in 1924: W.H. Clifford Co.
Owner in 1924: Heirs of John W. Deering
Melting snow, ice, warmer temperatures, and rain sometimes bring floods to Maine's many rivers and streams. Floods are most frequent in the spring, but can occur at any season.
In 1857, when Daniel Cough left Amoy Island, China, as a stowaway on a sailing ship from Mt. Desert Island he was on his way into history as the first Chinese person to make his home in Maine. He was soon followed by a cigar maker and a tea merchant who settled in Portland and then by many more Chinese men who spread all over Maine working mostly as laundrymen.
Frank Crockett and photographer J.P. Armbrust took stereo views of Rockland's downtown, industry, and notable homes in the 1870s as a way to promote tourism to the town.
Site Pages Showing 3 of 5 View All
… Furniture later became the location of Crockett's Bakery and Koritsky's Clothing Store in the 1950s. To the left is Elm Street businesses.
… and improved their services – including the bakery, hardware store, law offices and bank. On June 17 & 18, 1966 townspeople chose to celebrate! It…
… to prize winners and professional photos were taken to be on display at Crockett’s Bakery the next week to be purchased. EXHIBITS HOME
My Maine Stories Showing 1 of 1 View All
by Earlene Chadbourne
Earle Ahlquist used his Maine common sense during his Marine service and to survive Iwo Jima