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Item 13651

Mary Caffrey Low, Waterville, 1875

Contributed by: Colby College Special Collections Date: circa 1875 Location: Waterville Media: Cabinet photograph

Item 12171

Old Toll Bridge, Brunswick, 1875

Contributed by: Pejepscot Historical Society Date: 1875 Location: Brunswick Media: Photograph, print

Item 9007

Madison Avenue, Skowhegan, ca. 1875

Contributed by: Skowhegan History House Date: circa 1875 Location: Skowhegan Media: Photographic print


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Promoting Rockland Through a Stereopticon, 1875

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.


Rumford's Notable Citizens in the Civil War

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.


Wiscasset's Arctic Connection

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.

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Lydia Abbott Titcomb and Pine Tree Cottage, Farmington, circa 1875

… Titcomb and Pine Tree Cottage, Farmington, circa 1875 Contributed by Farmington Historical Society Description Pine Tree Cottage, taken…

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Biddeford History & Heritage Project - Civil War

1875 Item 29372 infoMcArthur Public Library This incident led to the formation of the Pavilion Society, an Abolitionist group which separated from…

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Biddeford History & Heritage Project - Shipbuilding

… 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…

My Maine Stories

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Mosher family history and my career at S.D. Warren
by Abbott Mosher

My family settled the Westbrook region and I am a 4th generation paper maker at S.D. Warren.


The centuries-long history of Passamaquoddy Veterans
by Donald Soctomah, Passamaquoddy Historic Preservation Office

Passamaquoddy Veterans Protecting the Homeland