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Keywords: 1927

Historical Items

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Item 15180

1927 Ford Model T

Contributed by: Seal Cove Auto Museum Date: 1927 Location: Seal Cove Media: Metal and Rubber

Item 17146

Nurses in a Hydro Room, Bangor, 1927

Contributed by: Eastern Maine Medical Center Date: 1927 Location: Bangor Media: Photographic print

Item 17833

Portrait of William W. Thomas

Contributed by: An individual through New Sweden Historical Society Date: 1885 Location: Stockholm Media: Oil on Canvas

Tax Records

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Item 82407

Coburn property, N. Side Oak Avenue, Peaks Island, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Guy E. Coburn Use: Dwelling

Item 99031

Assessor's Record, 1929-2013 Forest Avenue, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Riverton Realty Company Use: Dance Hall

Item 99055

1929-2013 Forest Avenue, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Riverton Realty Company Use: Amusement

Architecture & Landscape

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Item 111655

Hebron Academy gymnasium, Hebron, 1927

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1927 Location: Hebron Client: Hebron Academy Architect: John Calvin Stevens and John Howard Stevens Architects

Item 116450

Schlotterbeck & Foss Co., Portland, 1927

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1927 Location: Portland; Portland Client: Schlotterbeck & Foss Co. Architect: John Calvin Stevens and John Howard Stevens Architects

Item 109931

Revised Plan for New Gardens, Augusta, 1927

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1927 Location: Augusta Client: Walter S. Wyman Architect: Olmsted Brothers

Online Exhibits

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Exhibit

We Saw Lindbergh!

Following his historic flight across the Atlantic in May 1927, aviator Charles Lindbergh commenced a tour across America, greeted by cheering crowds at every stop. He was a day late for his speaking engagement in Portland, due to foggy conditions. Elise Fellows White wrote in her diary about seeing Lindbergh and his plane.

Exhibit

Otisfield's One-Room Schoolhouses

Many of the one-room schoolhouses in Otisfield, constructed from 1839 through the early twentieth century, are featured here. The photos, most of which also show teachers and children, were taken between 1898 and 1998.

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Early Fish Canneries in Brooklin

By the 1900s, numerous fish canneries began operating in Center Harbor, located within the Brooklin community. For over thirty years, these plants were an important factor in the community.

Site Pages

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The Cedars

View collections, facts, and contact information for this Contributing Partner.

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Maine's Swedish Colony, July 23, 1870 - A Photo Essay of Hand Tools Found in the Swedish Colony

A Photo Essay of Hand Tools Found in the Swedish Colony Shoe form for repairing shoes, Stockholm.

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Maine's Swedish Colony, July 23, 1870 - A Photo Essay of Hand Tools Found in the Swedish Colony

A Photo Essay of Hand Tools Found in the Swedish Colony Hay press, view 3, Stockholm. c. 1920 Item 15735 infoStockholm Historical Society…

My Maine Stories

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Story

Come back to Maine, I did!
by Dan Bolduc

Reflections and the value of Maine from a former pro hockey player from Waterville

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Sister Therese Bouthot:Life of service as a Good Shepherd sister
by Biddeford Cultural & Heritage Center

From humble beginnings to playing a leadership role in the service of others

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An enjoyable conference, Portland 2021
by John C. Decker, Danville, Pennsylvania

Some snippets from a 4-day conference by transportation historians in Portland, September 7-11, 2021