Keywords: Atlantic Ocean
Historical ItemsView All Showing 2 of 62
Ocean Drive, Acadia National Park
Contributed by: Great Harbor Maritime Museum Date: circa 1950 Location: Mount Desert; Bar Harbor Media: Photographic print
Atlantic Ocean water label, 1873
Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1873 Location: San Francisco; Halifax Media: Ink on paper
Ancestral canoe journey, Motahkomikuk (Indian Township), 2019
Courtesy of Donald Soctomah, an individual partner Date: 2019 Location: Indian Township; Pleasant Point Media: Digital
Online ExhibitsView All Showing 2 of 19
For one hundred years, Acadia National Park has captured the American imagination and stood as the most recognizable symbol of Maine’s important natural history and identity. This exhibit highlights Maine Memory content relating to Acadia and Mount Desert Island.
Navy Firefighting School, Little Chebeague Island
Little Chebeague Island in Casco Bay was home to recreational facilities and a firefighting school for WWII sailors. The school was part of a Navy effort to have non-firefighting personnel knowledgeable in dealing with shipboard fires.
History in Motion: The Era of the Electric Railways
Street railways, whether horse-drawn or electric, required the building of trestles and tracks. The new form of transportation aided industry, workers, vacationers, and other travelers.
Site PagesView All Showing 2 of 14
Historic Hallowell - Seaport on the Kennebec
From early April to late November, ocean-going vessels sailed up the Kennebec, forty-six miles from the open Atlantic, bringing Pennsylvania flour…
Historic Hallowell - Hallowell Ship Captains
… other places on the other side of the Atlantic Ocean. At the outbreak of the Civil War 1861, Agry retired.
Biddeford History & Heritage Project - HISTORY
… Kennebunkport to the south, and the Atlantic Ocean to the east. Much of the town is wooded, with gentle hills that run from the borders along the…