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Historical Items Showing 3 of 39 View All

Item 98742

Vines Monument, Biddeford Pool, 1916

Contributed by: Biddeford Historical Society

Date: circa 1916

Location: Biddeford

Media: Stone, photograph

Item 15249

Threshing peas, ca. 1955

Contributed by: Oakfield Historical Society

Date: circa 1955

Media: Photographic print

Item 8811

Herb catalog, United Society of Shakers, New Gloucester, 1864

Contributed by: United Society of Shakers

Date: 1864

Location: New Gloucester; New Gloucester

Media: Paper

Tax Records Showing 3 of 22 View All

Item 82195

18 Vine Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Mary Shea - Heirs

Use: Shed

Item 82191

11 Vine Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Samuel J. Agger

Use: Dwelling - Two family

Item 82199

23 Vine Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Margaret J. Walsh

Use: Dwelling - Two family

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Iron axe head, Auburn, ca. 1700

Indians, Furs, and Economics

When Europeans arrived in North America and disrupted traditional Native American patterns of life, they also offered other opportunities: trade goods for furs. The fur trade had mixed results for the Wabanaki.

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473-477 Congress Street, Portland, 1924

A Snapshot of Portland, 1924: The Taxman Cometh

In 1924, with Portland was on the verge of profound changes, the Tax Assessors Office undertook a project to document every building in the city -- with photographs and detailed information that provide a unique view into Portland's architecture, neighborhoods, industries, and businesses.

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Wadsworth-Longfellow House, Congress Street, Portland, ca. 1890

Home: The Longfellow House & the Emergence of Portland

The Wadsworth-Longfellow house is the oldest building on the Portland peninsula, the first historic site in Maine, a National Historic Landmark, home to three generations of Wadsworth and Longfellow family members -- including the boyhood home of the poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. The history of the house and its inhabitants provide a unique view of the growth and changes of Portland -- as well as of the immediate surroundings of the home.

Site Pages Showing 3 of 152 View All

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Saco River narrows, Biddeford, ca. 1915

Biddeford History & Heritage Project - II. Ripples of change: European exploration & settlement at Winter Harbor - Page 1 of 2

… however, were Sir Ferdinando Gorges and Richard Vines. Gorges, an English aristocrat and member of the Plymouth Company, was determined to overcome…

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Threshing peas, ca. 1955

Presque Isle: The Star City - Threshing peas, ca. 1955

In the picture, pea vines are being threshed to separate the peas from the vines. View additional information about this item on the Maine Memory…

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Birds Eye mobil combine, Aroostook County, ca. 1960

Presque Isle: The Star City - Birds Eye mobil combine, Aroostook County, ca. 1960

… A Birdseye mobil combine for processing pea vines in the field. View additional information about this item on the Maine Memory Network.