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Item 18778

Title: Ernest Johns, New Sweden, ca. 1922

Contributed by: Nylander Museum

Date: circa 1922

Location: New Sweden

Media: Photograph

Item 64136

Title: Bird hunting, Strong, ca. 1905

Contributed by: Strong Historical Society

Date: circa 1905

Location: Strong

Media: Sepia-toned card-mounted photograph

Item 76331

Title: Maine hunting camp, ca. 1900

Contributed by: Stetson Historical Society

Date: circa 1900

Media: Photograph

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Exhibit

Walker Memorial Library, Westbrook, 1943

Hunting Season

Maine's ample woods historically provided numerous game animals and birds for hunters seeking food, fur, or hides. The promotion of hunting as tourism and concerns about conservation toward the end of the nineteenth century changed the nature of hunting in Maine.