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Presque Isle: The Star City - Adventures in Aroostook County - Page 2 of 3

The snow banks would reach as high as the telephone wires. During one terrible storm, lighting hit in the middle of a cow pasture killing the whole…

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Scarborough: They Called It Owascoag - Transportation Through the Years - Page 3 of 4

… continued into the 1960s.(3) Remembrance Joseph Snow, a Scarborough resident, was very active in early aviation.

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Scarborough: They Called It Owascoag - Transportation Through the Years - Page 2 of 4

During the winter months when there was snow, sleigh cars replaced the horse cars. Some time after Portland became electrified in the 1880s, the

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Scarborough: They Called It Owascoag - Transportation Through the Years - Page 1 of 4

Summer residents of Pine Point objected to crossing the double tracks, so the station was moved. Men and heavy equipment arrived about 9:00 A.M.

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Presque Isle: The Star City - Aroostook Valley Railroad

Item Contributed byPresque Isle Historical Society Crossing the Prestile Stream Item Contributed byPresque Isle Historical Society Item…

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Life on a Tidal River - Fashion of the '40s

Boy's snow suit, Bangor, ca. 1940Brown, wool, double-breasted boys snowsuitItem Contributed byBangor Historical Society During the war, because so…

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Stephen Titcomb and the Settlement of the Sandy River Valley

After crossing the river they followed the northern bank to what we now call Farmington Falls. Measuring RockLocated on Rt.

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Historic Hallowell - Ice Storm In Hallowell

Oh what a sight. With the red cross helping tonight Everyone wanted to help keep alive those who yelp. Loving and caring for those they don’t know.

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Islesboro--An Island in Penobscot Bay - Historical Overview

(Lee) McCorison. It fit four passenger cars and crossed the bay in a half hour. The scow transported the first locally owned car to leave the island…