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Historical Items

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Item 102422

France travel Bulletin, Pennsylvania, 1927

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1927 Location: Philadelphia Media: Print on paper

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Item 11676

Henry Knox travel kit, ca. 1790

Contributed by: Montpelier, The General Henry Knox Museum Date: circa 1790 Media: Wood, china, metal, glass

Item 102359

R.M.S "Scythia" travel log card, September, 1927

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1927-09-08 Location: Boston; La Havre Media: Print on paper


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Trolley Travel

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


The Schooner Bowdoin: Ninety Years of Seagoing History

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 <em>Bowdoin,</em> which he named after his alma mater. The schooner remains on the seas.


Elise Fellows White - Student Exhibit

Elise Fellows White was a violinist from Skowhegan who traveled all over the world to share her music.

Site Pages

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Blue Hill, Maine - Brooksville to Castine Ferry, 1907

… Library Description A ferry boat that traveled from Brooksville to Castine, 1907 View additional information about this item on the…

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Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - Maine Granite Industry-Hall Quarry

… the owners would usually have to go around and bid on them themselves. Hall traveled widely to earn contracts with samples like this one.

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Brackleys

The canister was very handy to safely store stick matches for travel or to keep toothpicks sanitary on the dining room table.

My Maine Stories

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My Italian grandparents and visiting their homeland
by Sherry Judd

A story about my Italian ancestors in Maine and how I found my family in Italy.


My 41 year career in Maine paper mills
by Mike Luciano

Generations of paper workers, families, immigrants, jobs in the mill, labor strikes, and changes


I work as a Journeyman Mechanic, or Millwright at Catalyst
by Linda Deane

Working on a paper machine and as a Millwright can be challenging as a woman and a Union Rep.