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Electric Railways and the Goodall Mills

Monument Square, Portland, ca. 1910

Monument Square, Portland, ca. 1910

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Seashore Trolley Museum

Since the relatively rapid travel speeds of electric streetcars allowed people to commute farther to work, Maine’s largest towns began to sprout suburban neighborhoods and the commercial traffic in city centers grew substantially.


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