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Title: Two horse pung, Maine woods
Contributed by: Patten Lumbermen's Museum
Date: circa 1900
Title: Pung, Caribou, ca. 1940
Contributed by: Caribou Public Library
Date: circa 1940
The Taber farm wagon was an innovative design that was popular on New England farms. It made lifting potato barrels onto a wagon easier and made more efficient use of the horse's work. These images glimpse the life work of its inventor, Silas W. Taber of Houlton, and the place of his invention in the farming community
The astronomical arrival of winter -- also known as the winter solstice -- marks the year's shortest day and the season of snow and cold. It usually arrives on December 21.
Baseball often is called the National Pastime. For many people, baseball is encountered in the backyard and down the street, a game played by a few or the full contingent of a team.