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Item 20801

History of Vinalhaven, 1819

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: 1819

Location: Vinalhaven

Media: Ink on paper

Item 69226

History Pageant, Farmington State Normal School, 1924

Contributed by: Mantor Library at UMF

Date: 1924-06-17

Location: Farmington

Media: Photographic print

Item 11951

Abby Tilton, Skowhegan, ca. 1907

Contributed by: Skowhegan History House

Date: circa 1907

Location: Skowhegan

Media: Black Ink on buff art paper

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Item 49985

Assessor's Record, 18-28 Elm Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Portland Natural History Society

Use: Land only

Exhibits Showing 3 of 157 View All

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Air Force trainees, Colby College, 1942

A Brief History of Colby College

Colby originated in 1813 as Maine Literary and Theological Institution and is now a small private liberal arts college of about 1,800 students. A timeline of the history and development of Colby College from 1813 until the present.

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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.

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Miriam and Donald MacMillan, Greenland, 1947

The Schooner Bowdoin: Ninety Years of Seagoing History

After traveling to the Arctic with Robert E. Peary, Donald B. MacMillan (1874-1970), an explorer, researcher, and lecturer, helped design his own vessel for Arctic exploration, the schooner Bowdoin, which he named after his alma mater. The schooner remains on the seas.

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Saco River Launches about 1910 - 1915

Biddeford History & Heritage Project - HISTORY

HISTORY of Biddeford...a Maine river town Text by Renée DesRoberts Research & editorial assistance provided by Sally Leahey, Raymond Gaudette…

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Skowhegan Community History - Exhibits

… Skowhegan Middle School have been exploring local history topics for the past eight years. These exhibits are clear evidence of rich learning in a…

Site Page

Harvesting grain, Skowhegan, ca. 1920

Skowhegan Community History - Sister Communities

… a diverse range of themes and topics in Maine history; lesson plans; a gallery of student history projects; online tools that allow site visitors…

My Maine Stories Showing 3 of 11 View All

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The centuries-long history of Passamaquoddy Veterans

by Donald Soctomah, Passamaquoddy Historic Preservation Office


Passamaquoddy Veterans Protecting the Homeland

Story

The stories my parents told

by Henry Gartley


Stories from my immigrant parents, WWII, and my love of history.

Story

Mosher family history and my career at S.D. Warren

by Abbott Mosher


My family settled the Westbrook region and I am a 4th generation paper maker at S.D. Warren.