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Historical Items

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Item 27437

Lowell General Store, Farmington, circa 1914

Contributed by: Farmington Historical Society Date: 1914 Location: Farmington Media: Photographic print

Item 35271

Henry A. Clark's General Store, Biddeford, ca. 1900

Contributed by: McArthur Public Library Date: circa 1900 Location: Biddeford Media: Photographic print

Item 12238

Pejepscot Village General Store, Topsham

Contributed by: Pejepscot Historical Society Date: circa 1900 Location: Topsham Media: Photograph, print

Exhibits

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Atherton Furniture

LeBaron Atherton's furniture empire consisted of ten stores, four of which were in Maine. The photos are reminiscent of a different era in retailing.

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A Handwritten Community Newspaper

The eight issues of South Freeport's handwritten newspaper, distributed in 1859, provided "general interest and amusement" to the coastal community.

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Summer's Favorite Game

Baseball often is called the National Pastime. For many people, baseball is encountered in the backyard and down the street, a game played by a few or the full contingent of a team.

Site Pages

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Lowell's General Store & the Railroad

Lowell's General Store & the Railroad E.H. Lowell, West Farmington, MaineThis stencil was used to mark crates and barrels.Item Contributed…

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Brick Store Museum

View collections, facts, and contact information for this Contributing Partner.

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Thomaston: The Town that Went to Sea - General Henry Knox Museum

General Henry Knox Museum Montpelier, the General Henry Knox Museumwww.knoxmuseum.org X General Henry Knox Museum PO Box 326 Thomaston, ME…

My Maine Stories

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Peter Spanos fled the genocide in Turkey to Maine
by anonymous

Peter Spanos fled the Greek genocide in Smyrna in 1922, coming to Maine to work as a fruit peddler

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Vietnam Memoirs
by David Chessey

MY PERSONAL EXPERIENCES AND MY OBSERVATION OF NATIONWIDE OPINIONS CONCERNING THE “VIET NAM" WAR