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Historical Items Showing 3 of 1925 View All

Item 6535

Title: Babcock & Sharp Drug Store, Lewiston

Contributed by: Androscoggin Historical Society

Date: circa 1917

Location: Lewiston

Media: Black and white photograph

Item 10336

Title: Company Store, Stockholm

Contributed by: Stockholm Historical Society

Date: circa 1900

Location: Stockholm

Media: monochrome photograph

Item 10342

Title: Fogelin Store, Stockholm, ca. 1930

Contributed by: Stockholm Historical Society

Date: circa 1930

Location: Stockholm

Media: Postcard

Tax Records Showing 3 of 1296 View All

Item 84529

Address: 10 Bates Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: John Wilkinson

Use: Store

Item 86334

Address: 92 Commercial Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Proprietors of Custom House Wharf

Use: Store

Item 34402

Address: 179-181 Brackett Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Tyler Realty Company

Use: Store

Exhibits Showing 3 of 15 View All

Exhibit

Atherton's Furniture, Free Street, Portland, 1938

Atherton Furniture

LeBaron Atherton's furniture empire consisted of ten stores, four of which were in Maine. The photos are reminiscent of a different era in retailing.

Exhibit

Benedict Arnold

Liberty Threatened: Maine in 1775

At Lexington and Concord, on April 19, 1775, British troops attempted to destroy munitions stored by American colonists. The battles were the opening salvos of the American Revolution. Shortly, the conflict would erupt in Maine.

Exhibit

Civil Defense Week End poster, 1958

Civil Defense: Fear and Safety

In the 1950s and the 1960s, Maine's Civil Defense effort focused on preparedness for hurricanes, floods and other natural disasters and a more global concern, nuclear war. Civil Defense materials urged awareness, along with measures like storing food and other staple items and preparing underground or other shelters.

Sites Showing 3 of 7 View All

Site

Kennebunkport, ca. 1890

Brick Store Museum

View collections, facts, and contact information for this Contributing Partner.

Site

Canvas tent, ca. 1940

L.L. Bean Corporate Archives

View collections, facts, and contact information for this Contributing Partner.

Site

Fales Edgarton House, Thomaston, ca. 1870

Thomaston: The Town that Went to Sea

The history of a town on the northern bank of the St. George River, as told by representatives from Thomaston Historical Society, Thomaston Public Library, Montpelier: the General Henry Knox Museum, and students from Georges Valley High School. Architecture, General Knox, the Civil War, the Great Depression, and the state prison are some of the topics covered.