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Contributed by: Sebago Historical Society
Date: circa 1925
Contributed by: Aroostook County Historical and Art Museum
Date: circa 1900
Media: Glass Negative
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Owner in 1924: F E Irwin Lumber Company
Owner in 1924: Proprietors of Portland Pier
Post office clerks began collecting strong red, white, and blue string, rolling it onto a ball and passing it on to the next post office to express their support for the Union effort in the Civil War. Accompanying the ball was this paper scroll on which the clerks wrote messages and sometimes drew images.
Sgt. Charles Bridges of Co. B of the 2nd Maine Infantry was close to the end of his two years' enlistment in early 1863 when he took advantage of an opportunity for advancement by seeking and getting a commission as an officer in the 3rd Regiment U.S. (Colored) Volunteers.
In 1924, with Portland was on the verge of profound changes, the Tax Assessors Office undertook a project to document every building in the city -- with photographs and detailed information that provide a unique view into Portland's architecture, neighborhoods, industries, and businesses.
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Josh Shaw "What if the post office never existed?" The postal service refers to the post offices and mailing.
Post Office and Fire Station Hallowell Post OfficeItem Contributed byHubbard Free Library Judy Longfellow, Post Woman written by Sam Gilbert…
Post Office, Lincoln, Built in 1856 Contributed by Lincoln Historical Society Description The Lincoln Post Office was in the Plumly…
My Maine Stories Showing 3 of 14 View All
by Bob Small
How the Vietnam war affected my life
by Donald Soctomah, Passamaquoddy Historic Preservation Office
Passamaquoddy Veterans Protecting the Homeland
by Vera Cleaves
West Point during World War II