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Historical Items

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Item 5443

B.A. Osborn, 1st Maine Cavalry, ca. 1864

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: circa 1864 Location: Lincoln Media: Carte de visite

Item 17315

Ed Rolfe Completes Model of B&A Engine 405, Milo, 1956

Contributed by: Oakfield Historical Society Date: 1956 Location: Milo Media: Photographic print

Item 73621

Lt. B. A. Nagle and Capt. E. W. Kilgare, Old Orchard, 1924

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society/MaineToday Media Date: 1924 Location: Old Orchard Beach Media: Glass Negative

Tax Records

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Item 75257

80 Sherwood Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Eben G. Russell Use: Dwelling - Single family

Online Exhibits

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A Field Guide to Trolley Cars

Many different types of trolley cars -- for different weather, different uses, and different locations -- were in use in Maine between 1895-1940. The "field guide" explains what each type looked like and how it was used.


The Trolley Parks of Maine

At the heyday of trolleys in Maine, many of the trolley companies developed recreational facilities along or at the end of trolley lines as one further way to encourage ridership. The parks often had walking paths, dance pavilions, and various other entertainments. Cutting-edge technology came together with a thirst for adventure and forever changed social dynamics in the process.


Atherton Furniture

LeBaron Atherton's furniture empire consisted of ten stores, four of which were in Maine. The photos are reminiscent of a different era in retailing.

Site Pages

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Presque Isle: The Star City - Bangor and Aroostook Railroad

This station site used to be the Phair Hotel owned by James Phair. He sold the building and land to the B&A, who later tore down the home for the…

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Allagash Historical Society

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Ellsworth Public Library

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My Maine Stories

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Norcross Deer Hunting
by Albert Fowler

How hunting has impacted my life


A Note from a Maine-American
by William Dow Turner

With 7 generations before statehood, and 5 generations since, Maine DNA carries on.