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Item 8272

Logging at Pogy Mountain

Contributed by: Patten Lumbermen's Museum

Date: circa 1900

Media: Photographic print

Item 8492

Team at Pogy Mountain

Contributed by: Patten Lumbermen's Museum

Location: T4 R8 WELS

Media: Photographic print

Item 11520

Launch of the Amagansett, Rockland, 1912

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: 1912

Location: Rockland

Media: Photographic print

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Tuna catch, South Bristol, ca.1950

A Town Is Born: South Bristol, 1915

After being part of the town of Bristol for nearly 150 years, residents of South Bristol determined that their interests would be better served by becoming a separate town and they broke away from the large community of Bristol.

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Fish Cannery, Brooklin

Early Fish Canneries in Brooklin

By the 1900s, numerous fish canneries began operating in Center Harbor, located within the Brooklin community. For over thirty years, these plants were an important factor in the community.

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Rockefeller Drive, Mt. Desert Island, ca. 1935

Designing Acadia

For one hundred years, Acadia National Park has captured the American imagination and stood as the most recognizable symbol of Maine’s important natural history and identity. This exhibit highlights Maine Memory content relating to Acadia and Mount Desert Island.

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Pogey press, Mount Desert, ca. 1850

Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - Northeast Harbor: From Rustic to Rusticators

Pogies (also called porgies) were small oily fish that were caught, cooked, then put into a press and squeezed for their oil.