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Item 10185

Title: Hauling Logs, St. Agatha, ca. 1930

Contributed by: Ste. Agathe Historical Society

Date: circa 1930

Location: Saint Agatha

Media: photograph

Item 10184

Title: Horses and sled hauling logs, St. Agatha, ca. 1905

Contributed by: Ste. Agathe Historical Society

Date: circa 1905

Location: Saint Agatha

Media: photograph

Item 33784

Title: Saw Logs Over the Dam, Guilford, ca. 1880

Contributed by: Guilford Historical Society

Date: circa 1880

Location: Guilford

Media: Photograph

Exhibits Showing 3 of 25 View All

Exhibit

Steamboats

Moosehead Steamboats

After the canoe, steamboats became the favored method of transportation on Moosehead Lake. They revolutionized movement of logs and helped promote tourism in the region.

Exhibit

Cook house and crew, Maine woods

Cooks and Cookees: Lumber Camp Legends

Stories and tall tales abound concerning cooks and cookees -- important persons in any lumber camp, large or small.

Exhibit

Potato pickers, Caribou, ca. 1930

Laboring in Maine

Workers in Maine have labored in factories, on farms, in the woods, on the water, among other locales. Many of Maine's occupations have been determined by the state's climate and geographical features.

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Site

Harvesting grain, Skowhegan, ca. 1920

Skowhegan Community History

The history of a town bordered by the Kennebec and Sandy Rivers as depicted by students from Skowhegan Area Middle School working in close proximity with members of the Skowhegan Historical Society. Exhibits include the Skowhegan Island, farming, log drives, Benedict Arnold’s March, early settlement, Bloomfield Academy, Lakewood Theater, and the Abenakis.

Site

Log Pile and Worker-Fred Howard

Patten Lumbermen's Museum

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

Site

Ambajejus boomhouse, 2007

Ambajejus Boom House

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