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Item 76144

Title: Aurelio Garcia, Carrabassett Valley, 1971

Contributed by: Ski Museum of Maine

Date: 1971

Location: Sugarloaf Township

Media: Black and White Photographic Image

Item 29348

Title: Danish Village, Scarborough, ca. 1930

Contributed by: Scarborough Historical Society & Museum

Date: circa 1930

Location: Scarborough; Ribe

Media: Photograph

Item 55055

Title: Sand Beach and Ocean View Motel, Biddeford Pool, ca. 1920

Contributed by: McArthur Public Library

Date: circa 1920

Location: Biddeford

Media: Postcard

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Northport Hotel, ca. 1900

Summer Folk: The Postcard View

Vacationers, "rusticators," or tourists began flooding into Maine in the last quarter of the 19th century. Many arrived by train or steamer. Eventually, automobiles expanded and changed the tourist trade, and some vacationers bought their own "cottages."