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Historical Items (748)  |  Tax Records (93)  |  Exhibits (62)  |  Sites (35)  | 

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Item 16689

Title: Winter Street, Sanford, ca 1900

Contributed by: Sanford Historical Committee

Date: circa 1900

Location: Sanford

Media: Print from Glass Negative

Item 16580

Title: Main Street looking east, Winter Harbor, ca. 1920

Contributed by: Winter Harbor Historical Society

Date: circa 1920

Location: Winter Harbor

Media: Picture postcard

Item 13871

Title: Winter in Aroostook County

Contributed by: Aroostook County Historical and Art Museum

Date: circa 1895

Media: Photograph

Tax Records Showing 3 of 93 View All

Item 65544

Address: Winter Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Gerry L. Brooks

Item 86397

Address: 14 Winter Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Devisees of James Bain

Use: Dwelling

Item 86409

Address: 28 Winter Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Annie M Nelson

Use: Dwelling

Exhibits Showing 3 of 62 View All

Exhibit

Edith Knight Moulton, ca. 1900

The Arrival of Winter

The astronomical arrival of winter -- also known as the winter solstice -- marks the year's shortest day and the season of snow and cold. It usually arrives on December 21.

Exhibit

Riding the Old Blue chairlift at Pleasant Mountain

Skiing Pleasant Mountain

By the second half of the 20th century, skiing began to enjoy unprecedented popularity. Pleasant Mountain in Bridgton (now Shawnee Peak) was Maine's foremost place to join the fun in the 1950s and 1960s.

Exhibit

Park Street, Portland, 1886

Most Inconvenient Storm

A Portland newspaper wrote about an ice storm of January 28, 1886 saying, "The city of Portland was visited yesterday by the most inconvenient storm of the season."

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Site

Grindstone Inn, Winter Harbor, ca. 1930

Winter Harbor Historical Society

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

Site

Lacing ski boots, Pleasant Mountain, ca. 1955

Ski Museum of Maine

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

Site

Champlain's map of Saco Bay and the Saco River, 1605

Biddeford History & Heritage Project

Highlights of Biddeford history presented by McArthur Public Library, Biddeford Historical Society, and Biddeford High School’s Project ASPIRE class. The site explores shipbuilding, the Civil War homefront, women’s clubs, influential residents, and some of the city’s famous artists and inventors.