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Contributed by: An individual through Stetson Historical Society
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Contributed by: Maine Historical Society/MaineToday Media
Media: Glass Negative
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Presque Isle had fewer than 1,000 residents in 1860, but it still felt the impact of the Civil War. About half of the town's men went off to war. Of those, a third died. The effects of the war were widespread in the small community.
The rocky coastline of Cape Elizabeth has sent many vessels to their watery graves.
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
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… “technology” they had back then, it would have taken between seven to eleven years to be “water ready,” able to float and move in rough waters.
Causing roughly $10 million dollars in damage by today's standards, the fire stopped just short of the Somesville Bridge and is one of the worst…
… yellow curtains The wood shed & out house fence Rough boards no paint Resivoir scuttles cast iron set in granit square blocks." View additional…
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by Donald C. Cunningham
A story about my father and our family.
by Cyrene Slegona
Only one of many letters my father sent to his wife remained after he came home from World War II.