Search Results

Keywords: street car

Historical Items

View All Showing 2 of 416 Showing 3 of 416

Item 21153

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

Contributed by: St. Croix Historical Society Date: circa 1900 Location: St. Stephen Media: Photographic print

Item 26820

Car #193, Portland, 1937

Contributed by: Seashore Trolley Museum Date: 1937 Location: Portland Media: Photographic print

Item 51065

Construction car, Portland, ca. 1920

Contributed by: Seashore Trolley Museum Date: circa 1920 Location: Portland Media: Photographic print

Tax Records

View All Showing 2 of 28 Showing 3 of 28

Item 70669

Car Inspectors Building, Preble Street Yard, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Portland Terminal Company Use: Car Inspectors Building

Item 70588

73-77 Preble Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Miles B. Mank Motor Car Company Use: Auto Salesroom

Item 70590

79-85 Preble Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Miles B. Mank Motor Car Company Use: Garage, public

Exhibits

View All Showing 2 of 36 Showing 3 of 36

Exhibit

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

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

Trolley Travel

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

Site Pages

View All Showing 2 of 61 Showing 3 of 61

Site Page

Lincoln, Maine - Cars, Model T

Cars and trucks are made differently. Cars and trucks are made more professionally, and they can be very luxurious.

Site Page

Seashore Trolley Museum

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

Site Page

Highlighting Historical Hampden - Summer Street

There were trolley cars running back and forth to Bangor, and steam-powered vessels departing regularly from the wharf on the Penobscot to Boston.

My Maine Stories

View All Showing 2 of 2 Showing 2 of 2

Story

Growing up DownEast
by Darrin MC Mclellan

Stories of growing up Downeast

Story

Langdon Burton and the Cold, Wet Tourists
by Phil Tedrick

A father and son have their vacation experience totally changed by an encounter with a fisherman