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Item 12972

Title: Remington Rolling Block Rifle, 1864

Contributed by: Aroostook County Historical and Art Museum

Date: 1864

Location: Houlton

Media: steel and wood

Item 12964

Title: Combination rifle and shotgun

Contributed by: Aroostook County Historical and Art Museum

Date: circa 1850

Location: Houlton; Philadelphia

Media: steel and wood

Item 12962

Title: Open breach rifle, ca. 1850

Contributed by: Aroostook County Historical and Art Museum

Date: circa 1850

Location: Danforth

Media: steel and wood

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Exhibit

Girls playing basketball, Naples, ca. 1930

Summer Camps

Maine is home to dozens of summer-long youth camps and untold numbers of day camps that take advantage of water, woods, and fresh air. While the children, counselors, and other staff come to Maine in the summer, the camps live on throughout the year and throughout the lives of many of the campers.

Exhibit

Mary King Scrimgeour dress, Lewiston, ca. 1895

Dressing Up, Standing Out, Fitting In

Adorning oneself to look one's "best" has varied over time, gender, economic class, and by event. Adornments suggest one's sense of identity and one's intent to stand out or fit in.