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LC Subject Heading: Observatories

Historical Items

These results include photographs, documents, letters, paintings, artifacts, and many other kinds of Maine related items from collections around the state and elsewhere.


Item 77

Augusta observatory, ca. 1890

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: circa 1890 Location: Augusta Media: Photographic print

Item 165

Signal flags, Portland Observatory, ca. 1810

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: circa 1810 Location: Portland Media: art on paper

Item 181

Portland parade, ca. 1885

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: circa 1885 Location: Portland Media: Photographic print

Item 12783

Shannon Hall with Observatory, Colby College, Waterville, ca. 1900

Contributed by: Colby College Special Collections Date: circa 1900 Location: Waterville Media: photographic print

Item 25618

View from Portland Observatory, ca. 1900

Contributed by: Maine Maritime Museum Date: circa 1900 Location: Portland Media: Glass Negative

Item 166

Portland Observatory, ca. 1880

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: circa 1880 Location: Portland Media: art on paper

Item 168

Portland Observatory, Munjoy Hill, ca. 1910

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: circa 1910 Location: Portland Media: color transparency

Item 177

Observatory timber contract, Portland, 1807

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1807-04-08 Location: Portland Media: Ink on paper

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Item 179

Portland Observatory subscriber agreement, 1807

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1807-03-20 Location: Portland Media: Paper

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Item 184

Portland Observatory, Portland, ca. 1900

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: circa 1900 Location: Portland Media: color transparency

Item 188

Share certificate, Portland Monument Ground, 1807

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1807-10-01 Location: Portland Media: color transparency

Item 48270

Portland Observatory, ca. 1907

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: circa 1907 Location: Portland Media: Oil, canvas, pine