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Item 8381

Title: Ripogenus Gorge, Penobscot, May 1891

Contributed by: Patten Lumbermen's Museum

Date: 1891

Media: Photograph

Item 9027

Title: Kennebec Gorge, Skowhegan ca. 1885

Contributed by: Skowhegan History House

Date: circa 1885

Location: Skowhegan

Media: Photograph

Item 19222

Title: The Gorge Road in Bar Harbor

Contributed by: Jesup Memorial Library

Date: circa 1910

Location: Bar Harbor

Media: Postcard

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Item 85304

Address: Rollins property, Gorges Avenue, Great Diamond Island, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Sarah R. Rollins

Use: Summer Dwelling

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Exhibit

Reddy Kilowatt lapel pin, ca. 1955

Wired! How Electricity Came to Maine

As early as 1633, entrepreneurs along the Piscataqua River in southern Maine utilized the force of the river to power a sawmill, recognizing the potential of the area's natural power sources, but it was not until the 1890s that technology made widespread electricity a reality -- and even then, consumers had to be urged to use it.

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Site

Champlain's map of Saco Bay and the Saco River, 1605

Biddeford History & Heritage Project

Highlights of Biddeford history presented by McArthur Public Library, Biddeford Historical Society, and Biddeford High School’s Project ASPIRE class. The site explores shipbuilding, the Civil War homefront, women’s clubs, influential residents, and some of the city’s famous artists and inventors.