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Item 33518

Title: Minsky Warden Armband

Contributed by: Bangor Museum and Center for History

Date: circa 1943

Location: Bangor

Media: Cotton

Item 19064

Title: Fire Warden, Ripogenus, 1920

Contributed by: Maine Forest Service

Date: 1920

Location: Ripogenus

Media: Photograph

Item 22503

Title: Warden William R. French and moose, Stoneham, ca. 1938

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: circa 1938

Location: Stoneham; Lovell

Media: Photograph

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Item 75731

Address: 121 State Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: St. Luke, Parish, Rectors, Wardens & Vestrymen

Use: Parsonage

Item 75738

Address: Assessor's Record, 133-141 State Street (ex) and rear 143-147, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: St. Luke, Parish, Rectors, Wardens & Vestrymen

Use: Church & parish house

Item 75743

Address: 151-153 State Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: St. Luke, Parish, Rectors, Wardens & Vestrymen

Use: Deanery

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Exhibit

Fire lookout at Agamenticus Mountain, ca. 1920

Looking Out: Maine's Fire Towers

Maine, the most heavily forested state in the nation, had the first continuously operational fire lookout tower, beginning a system of fire prevention that lasted much of the twentieth century.

Exhibit

Walker Memorial Library, Westbrook, 1943

Hunting Season

Maine's ample woods historically provided numerous game animals and birds for hunters seeking food, fur, or hides. The promotion of hunting as tourism and concerns about conservation toward the end of the nineteenth century changed the nature of hunting in Maine.

Exhibit

Noon Lunch, Eagle Lake, 1911

Umbazooksus & Beyond

Visitors to the Maine woods in the early twentieth century often recorded their adventures in private diaries or journals and in photographs. Their remembrances of canoeing, camping, hunting and fishing helped equate Maine with wilderness.

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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.

Site

Bangor from the east bank of the Penobscot River, ca. 1905

Life on a Tidal River

An introduction to Bangor history as depicted by a broad-based group of city institutions and organizations. Partners included the middle-level William S. Cohen and James F. Doughty Schools, Bangor High School, Bangor Public Library, Bangor Museum and Center for History, and individual city historians. Topics covered include early railroads, natural disasters, the Brady Gang, the Civil War, and the 1940s.

Site

Welcome to Strong sign, Strong, ca. 1950

Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village

The history of a small western Maine community north of Farmington as told by a team consisting of Strong Historical Society, Strong Elementary School, and Strong Public Library. Exhibit topics include Strong's prominence in the wood products industry (it was once the "Toothpick Capital of the World"), the "Bridge that Changed the Map," schools and educational history, clubs and organizations, "Fly Rod" Crosby, the first Maine guide, and a rich student section related to the Civil War and post-Civil War era in the town.