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Historical Items (51)  |  Tax Records (2)  |  Exhibits (4)  |  Sites (15)  | 

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Item 11957

Title: Houlton Grange dedication, 1904

Contributed by: Aroostook County Historical and Art Museum

Date: 1904

Location: Houlton

Media: monochrome photograph

Item 15397

Title: Houlton Grange Meeting Hall clock, ca. 1904

Contributed by: Houlton Grange

Date: circa 1904

Location: Houlton

Media: wood

Item 15400

Title: Houlton Grange stained glass window

Contributed by: Houlton Grange

Date: circa 1900

Location: Houlton

Media: glass and lead

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Item 40297

Address: 1385 Congress Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Stroudwater Grange #480 P. of H.

Use: Grange Hall

Item 90741

Address: 1412 Washington Avenue, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Deering Grange #535

Use: Lodge Hall

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Exhibit

Mary King Scrimgeour dress, Lewiston, ca. 1895

Dressing Up, Standing Out, Fitting In

Adorning oneself to look one's "best" has varied over time, gender, economic class, and by event. Adornments suggest one's sense of identity and one's intent to stand out or fit in.

Exhibit

Students on porch, Farmington State Normal School, ca. 1928

We Used to be "Normal": A History of F.S.N.S.

Farmington's Normal School -- a teacher-training facility -- opened in 1863 and, over the decades, offered academic programs that included such unique features as domestic and child-care training, and extra-curricular activities from athletics to music and theater.

Exhibit

Mellie Dunham's dance band, Norway, ca. 1925

Remembering Mellie Dunham: Snowshoe Maker and Fiddler

Alanson Mellen "Mellie" Dunham and his wife Emma "Gram" Dunham were well-known musicians throughout Maine and the nation in the early decades of the 20th century. Mellie Dunham also received fame as a snowshoe maker.

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Site

Oakfield Grange, 2005

Oakfield Grange 414

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Site

Welcome to Strong sign, Strong, ca. 1950

Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village

The history of a small western Maine community north of Farmington as told by a team consisting of Strong Historical Society, Strong Elementary School, and Strong Public Library. Exhibit topics include Strong's prominence in the wood products industry (it was once the "Toothpick Capital of the World"), the "Bridge that Changed the Map," schools and educational history, clubs and organizations, "Fly Rod" Crosby, the first Maine guide, and a rich student section related to the Civil War and post-Civil War era in the town.

Site

North Union School, Cooper, 1905

Alexander-Crawford Historical Society

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