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Item 79581

Title: Mending nets, South Bristol, ca. 1950

Contributed by: South Bristol Historical Society

Date: circa 1950

Location: South Bristol

Media: black and white photograph

Item 79582

Title: Nets drying at the Gut, South Bristol, ca. 1920

Contributed by: South Bristol Historical Society

Date: circa 1920

Location: South Bristol

Media: photograph

Item 27717

Title: Dip nets at McCurdy's Smokehouse, Lubec

Contributed by: Lubec Landmarks

Date: circa 1995

Location: Lubec

Media: Metal, cotton

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Exhibit

Game wardens, Raymond, ca. 1920

Raising Fish

Mainers began propagating fish to stock ponds and lakes in the mid 19th century. The state got into the business in the latter part of the century, first concentrating on Atlantic salmon, then moving into raising other species for stocking rivers, lakes, and ponds.

Exhibit

Olson-Oberg aerial wedding, Caribou, 1930

A Parade, an Airplane and Two Weddings

Two couples, a parade from downtown Caribou to the airfield, and two airplane flights were the scene in 1930 when the couples each took off in a single-engine plane to tie the knot high over Aroostook County.

Exhibit

Launch of Doris Hamlin, Harrington, 1919

Launch of the 'Doris Hamlin'

The Doris Hamlin, a four-masted schooner built at the Frye-Flynn Shipyard in Harrington, was one of the last vessels launched there, marking the decline of a once vigorous shipbuilding industry in Washington County.

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Site

Ruth Penney Jordan, Clifton, ca. 1870

Clifton Historical Society

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Site

Bridgewater Odd Fellows' stage curtain

Bridgewater Historical Society

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Site

Calais Street Railway open car, Calais, ca. 1900

St. Croix Historical Society

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