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Contributed by: Jesup Memorial Library
Date: circa 1905
Location: Bar Harbor
Contributed by: Maine Historical Society
Date: circa 1898
Media: Paint, canvas, cloth, wood
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Owner in 1924: Clinton W. Davis Agent
Use: Shop - Junk
Owner in 1924: Pocahantas Fuel Company, Inc.
After the canoe, steamboats became the favored method of transportation on Moosehead Lake. They revolutionized movement of logs and helped promote tourism in the region.
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.
After traveling to the Arctic with Robert E. Peary, Donald B. MacMillan (1874-1970), an explorer, researcher, and lecturer, helped design his own vessel for Arctic exploration, the schooner Bowdoin, which he named after his alma mater. The schooner remains on the seas.
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Summer Street Steamship Gypsie, entering the Sowadabscook Stream, circa 1895 Item 27778 infoHampden Historical Society
Summer Street Wharf of the Boston and Bangor Steamship Company, Hampden, 1916 Item 27751 infoHampden Historical Society
Pike and C.H. Clark, was formed to secure steamship service for the town. They presented their case to International Steamship Company officials…