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Contributed by: Franco-American Collection
Media: Ink on paper
Contributed by: Ski Museum of Maine
Location: Carrabassett Valley
Media: Black and White Print
Contributed by: Dixfield Historical Society
Date: circa 1930
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.
Sugarloaf -- a small ski area by European standards -- entered ski racing history in 1971 by hosting an event that was part of the World Cup Alpine Ski Championships. The "Tall Timber Classic," as the event was known, had a decidedly Maine flavor.