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Keywords: 1951

Historical Items

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Item 10326

Marion Hood, West Quoddy Head Lighthouse, 1951

Contributed by: West Quoddy Head Light Keepers Association Date: 1951-06-10 Location: Lubec Media: Photographic print

Item 8833

Fogg Place in Garland, 1951

Contributed by: Garland Historical Society Date: 1951 Location: Garland Media: Photographic print

Item 10154

Camp Runoia craft shop, Belgrade Lake, 1951

Contributed by: Camp Runoia Date: 1951 Location: Belgrade Lakes Media: Photographic print

Architecture & Landscape

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Item 109110

Birchmere Inn alterations, 1951

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1951 Client: Birchmere Inn Architect: Eaton W. Tarbell

Item 111804

First Baptist Church, Bath, 1951

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1951 Location: Bath; Poland Client: unknown Architect: John Howard Stevens and John Calvin Stevens II Architects

Item 116471

Congregational Church alterations, Winslow, 1951

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1951 Location: Winslow Client: Winslow Congregational Church Architect: John Howard Stevens and John Calvin Stevens II Architects

Online Exhibits

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Dressing Up, Standing Out, Fitting In

Adorning oneself to look one's "best" has varied over time, gender, economic class, and by event. Adornments suggest one's sense of identity and one's intent to stand out or fit in.

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The Life and Legacy of the George Tate Family

Captain George Tate, mast agent for the King of England from 1751 to the Revolutionary War, and his descendants helped shape the development of Portland (first known as Falmouth) through activities such as commerce, shipping, and real estate.

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The Public Face of Christmas

Christmas, a Christian holiday observed by many Mainers, has a very public, seasonal face that makes it visible to those of all beliefs.

Site Pages

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Mercy Hospital - Growth & Expansion - Page 1 of 2

"… construction of an eight-story wing, occupied in 1951. The new addition included an Emergency Department (what today would be called an Emergency…"

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Presque Isle: The Star City - Bethany Baptist Church

"Then in 1951, the members that left State Street Baptist planned on having their own services in the same building."

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Bar Harbor Fire Department

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

My Maine Stories

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Maine Eye & Ear Infirmary Birth
by Anonymous

My birth at the Portland Eye & Ear Infirmary/ Children's Hospital in 1951

Story

The Tomah Basket
by James Boyce

Learning to make Maliseet Tomah baskets

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Peter Spanos fled the genocide in Turkey to Maine
by anonymous

Peter Spanos fled the Greek genocide in Smyrna in 1922, coming to Maine to work as a fruit peddler