Frank Crockett and photographer J.P. Armbrust took stereo views of Rockland's downtown, industry, and notable homes in the 1870s as a way to promote tourism to the town.
A number of Rumford area residents played important roles during the Civil War -- and in the community afterwards. Among these are William King Kimball, who commanded the 12th Maine for much of the war.
Scientist, author and explorer Donald B. MacMillan established Wiscasset as his homeport for many of the voyages he made to the Arctic region starting in the early 1920s.
… Titcomb and Pine Tree Cottage, Farmington, circa 1875 Contributed by Farmington Historical Society Description Pine Tree Cottage, taken…
… built vessels found in the New York registry of 1875 (sloop "Richard McManus" - 824 tons, built by Perkins in 1864); and the Brunswick registry of…