Maine Memory Network
Maine's Online Museum

Login · My Account · Show Album


 

 

Search Results

Category: Nature & Geography, Natural Features, Lakes & ponds

  Advanced Search
       
             

Historical Items (402)  |  Tax Records (0)  |  Exhibits (2)  |  Site Pages (0)  |  My Maine Stories (1)  | 

Historical Items Showing 3 of 402 View All

Item 1010

Sunset on Umsaskis Lake, 1923

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: 1923-06-15

Media: Photographic print

Item 1211

Lake Christopher, Bryant Pond, ca. 1890

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: circa 1890

Location: Bryant Pond

Media: Photographic print

Item 6306

Danforth Pond, Skowhegan, 1910

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: 1910-10-23

Location: Skowhegan

Media: Postcard

Exhibits Showing 2 of 2 View All

Exhibit

  • Share this on Facebook Share this on Twitter Share this on Pinterest
Loading ice, Presque Isle Stream, 1946

Ice: A Maine Commodity

Maine's frozen rivers and lakes provided an economic opportunity. The state shipped thousands of tons of ice to ports along the East Coast and to the West Indies that workers had cut and packed in sawdust for shipment or later use.

Exhibit

  • Share this on Facebook Share this on Twitter Share this on Pinterest
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.

My Maine Stories Showing 1 of 1 View All

Story

Langdon Burton and the Cold, Wet Tourists

by Phil Tedrick


A father and son have their vacation experience totally changed by an encounter with a fisherman