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Contributed by: Stanley Museum
Date: circa 1882
Media: Black & White Photograph
Contributed by: Maine Historical Society
Date: circa 1855
During the Gilded Age at the end of the nineteenth century, Americans sought to leave increasing urban, industrialized lives for the health and relaxation of the country. The Poland Spring resort, which offered a beautiful setting, healing waters, and many amenities, was one popular destination.