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Historical Items

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Item 11743

Map of Harpswell, 1742

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1742-11-12 Location: Harpswell Media: Ink on paper

Item 5343

Lot #1 in Harpswell, 1743

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1743 Location: Harpswell Media: Ink on paper

Item 112087

Pejepscot Company Records, Volume 4, 1627-1866

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1627–1866 Location: Brunswick Media: Ink on paper

Online Exhibits

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Summer Folk: The Postcard View

Vacationers, "rusticators," or tourists began flooding into Maine in the last quarter of the 19th century. Many arrived by train or steamer. Eventually, automobiles expanded and changed the tourist trade, and some vacationers bought their own "cottages."

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Site Page

Islesboro--An Island in Penobscot Bay - Historical Overview

… built a log house near what is now called Bounty Cove, mid-point on the island near the Narrows. Other settlers soon followed, including…