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Historical Items (362)  |  Tax Records (19)  |  Exhibits (14)  |  Sites (15)  | 

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Item 99326

Title: Greenleaf Walton's apple crop, East Dixfield, ca. 1890

Contributed by: Dixfield Historical Society

Date: circa 1890

Location: Dixfield

Media: Photograph

Item 20826

Title: Danforth Street orchard, Portland, ca. 1900

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: circa 1900

Location: Portland

Media: Photograph

Item 21251

Title: Orchard, Woodland, ca, 1922

Contributed by: Nylander Museum

Date: circa 1922

Location: Woodland

Media: Photograph

Tax Records Showing 3 of 19 View All

Item 67259

Address: 28-34 Orchard Avenue, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Mary A. Tolman

Use: Garage & Storage

Item 67851

Address: 14-18 Orchard Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Benjamin G. Ward

Use: Dwelling - Two family

Item 67853

Address: 29-31 Orchard Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Samuel S. Boyd

Use: Dwelling - Single family

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Exhibit

Col. Lindbergh, Old Orchard Beach, 1927

We Saw Lindbergh!

Following his historic flight across the Atlantic in May 1927, aviator Charles Lindbergh commenced a tour across America, greeted by cheering crowds at every stop. He was a day late for his speaking engagement in Portland, due to foggy conditions. Elise Fellows White wrote in her diary about seeing Lindbergh and his plane.

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.

Exhibit

Samoset Hotel, Rockland, ca. 1930

Luxurious Leisure

From the last decades of the nineteenth century through about the 1920s, vacationers were attracted to large resort hotels that promised a break from the noise, crowds, and pressures of an ever-urbanizing country.

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Site

'Yellow Bird,' Old Orchard Beach, 1929

Old Orchard Beach Historical Society

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Site

Report of the Selectmen of the Town of Dover, 1866-1867

Dover-Foxcroft Historical Society

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Site

A Morning View of Blue Hill Village, 1824

Jonathan Fisher Memorial

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