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Contributed by: Greater Rumford Area Historical Society
Media: booket/ink on paper
Contributed by: Dixfield Historical Society
Date: circa 1950
Location: Dixfield; Mexico
Media: Photographic print
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Owner in 1924: Riverton Realty Company
Use: Bowling Alley
Owner in 1924: Fred S. Pine
Use: Bowling Alley and Summer Dwelling
Owner in 1924: Estate of William W. Brown
Use: Bowling Alley
According to legend, the Great Spirit created Gluskabe, who shaped the world of the Native People of Maine, and taught them how to use and respect the land and the resources around them. This exhibit celebrates the gifts of Gluskabe with Maine Indian art works from the early nineteenth to mid twentieth centuries.
The small town of Andover landed on the international map in 1962 when the Earth Station that had been built there successfully communicated with Telstar, the first telecommunications satellite.
In the early 1600s, French explorers and colonizers in the New World quickly adopted a Native American mode of transportation to get around during the harsh winter months: the snowshoe. Most Northern societies had some form of snowshoe, but the Native Americans turned it into a highly functional item. French settlers named snowshoes "raquettes" because they resembled the tennis racket then in use.
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… a jail cell that was really just a holding cell, bowling alley, a movie theater, and a ice cream parlor.
… land for orchard, wheat Hampden House Bar Bowling alleys Jes Crosman Sands Circus & Caravan Carlton Dancing School Hampden Rifle Co.
… veneer mill, baseball bat mill, clothes pin mill, bowling pin mill, two lumber mills, cedar mill, shingle mill, and a lath mill (lath are thin…
My Maine Stories Showing 2 of 2 View All
by David Bishop
My 35 years working in the Vellux blanket division of Pepperell Mills, Biddeford.
by David Chessey
MY PERSONAL EXPERIENCES AND MY OBSERVATION OF NATIONWIDE OPINIONS CONCERNING THE “VIET NAM" WAR