Maine Memory Network
Maine's Online Museum

Login · My Account · Show Album


 

 

Search Results

Keywords: street car


Search within these results  |  New Search  |  Advanced Search

Historical Items (387)  |  Tax Records (28)  |  Exhibits (26)  |  Sites (26)  | 

Historical Items Showing 3 of 387 View All

Item 21153

Title: Calais Street Railway car, St. Stephen, New Brunswick, ca. 1900

Contributed by: St. Croix Historical Society

Date: circa 1900

Location: St. Stephen

Media: Photograph

Item 26820

Title: Car #193, Portland, 1937

Contributed by: Seashore Trolley Museum

Date: 1937

Location: Portland

Media: Photograph

Item 51065

Title: Construction car, Portland, ca. 1920

Contributed by: Seashore Trolley Museum

Date: circa 1920

Location: Portland

Media: Photograph

Tax Records Showing 3 of 28 View All

Item 70669

Address: Car Inspectors Building, Preble Street Yard, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Portland Terminal Company

Use: Car Inspectors Building

Item 70588

Address: 73-77 Preble Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Miles B. Mank Motor Car Company

Use: Auto Salesroom

Item 70590

Address: 79-85 Preble Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Miles B. Mank Motor Car Company

Use: Garage, public

Exhibits Showing 3 of 26 View All

Exhibit

Oakland Park, Rockport, ca. 1915

A Field Guide to Trolley Cars

Many different types of trolley cars -- for different weather, different uses, and different locations -- were in use in Maine between 1895-1940. The "field guide" explains what each type looked like and how it was used.

Exhibit

Main Street, Bar Harbor, ca. 1910

Maine Streets: The Postcard View

Photographers from the Eastern Illustrating and Publishing Co. of Belfast traveled throughout the state, especially in small communities, taking images for postcards. Many of these images, taken in the first three decades of the twentieth century, capture Main Streets on the brink of modernity.

Exhibit

Bangor Railway & Electric Co. No. 76

Trolley Travel

Trolleys were the cleanest and most efficient means of mass transit Maine has ever known.

Sites Showing 3 of 26 View All

Site

Theodore Santarelli de Brasch, Kennebunk, 1964

Seashore Trolley Museum

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

Site

Front Street, From Post Office Square, Bath. ca. 1930

Bath's Historic Downtown

The history of downtown Bath as created by the students of Bath Middle School, with assistance from members of the Sagadahoc History & Genealogy Room at the Patten Free Library and Bath Historical Society. Seventeen exhibits examine various historic blocks in the downtown section of the city.

Site

Wadsworth-Longfellow House and Store, 1882

Home: The Wadsworth-Longfellow House and Portland

When Peleg Wadsworth built his house in 1785, what is now Congress Street in Portland was on the rural outskirts of the community known as Falmouth. The house passed on to other family members and Portland changed around what remained a family home until 1901, when it became a historic house museum.