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Historical Items (79)  |  Tax Records (1)  |  Exhibits (10)  |  Sites (9)  | 

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Item 15213

Title: John B. Miner

Contributed by: City of Brewer

Date: circa 1865

Location: Brewer

Media: Photograph

Item 29333

Title: Douglass Copper Mine, Blue Hill, ca. 1880

Contributed by: Blue Hill Historical Society

Date: circa 1880

Location: Blue Hill

Media: Photograph

Item 9343

Title: Dinah, Carrabassett, ca. 1905

Contributed by: Stanley Museum

Date: circa 1905

Location: Carrabassett

Media: Black and White Photograph

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Item 61032

Address: 5 Leighton Avenue, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: James E. Miner

Use: Dwelling - Single family

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Exhibit

Raleigh Gilbert, Popham Colony, ca. 1607

Popham Colony

George Popham and a group of fellow Englishmen arrived at the mouth of the Kennebec River, hoping to trade with Native Americans, find gold and other valuable minerals, and discover a Northwest passage. In 18 months, the fledgling colony was gone.

Exhibit

Poland Spring House, 1889

Poland Spring: Summering in Fashion

During the Gilded Age at the end of the nineteenth century, Americans sought to leave increasing urban, industrialized lives for the health and relaxation of the country. The Poland Spring resort, which offered a beautiful setting, healing waters, and many amenities, was one popular destination.

Exhibit

Motor Coachmen and their Stanley Cars, Poland Spring, 1911

Auto Racing in Maine: 1911

The novelty of organized auto racing came to Maine in 1911 with a hill-climbing event in Poland and speed racing at Old Orchard Beach. Drivers and cars came from all over New England for these events.

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Site

H. W. Longfellow of Cambridge, 1841

Bowdoin College Library

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Site

E.S.N.S. 'Echo' staff, Castine, 1900

Wilson Museum

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Site

Residence of Hannibal Hamlin, ca. 1900

Hamlin Memorial Library and Museum

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