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Historical Items

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Mystery Corner Item

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Biplane accident, ca. 1925

Mystery Corner Item Do you know where and when this was taken?

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society/MaineToday Media Date: circa 1925 Media: Glass Negative

Item 102

Biplane 'San Francisco,' Old Orchard Beach, ca. 1923

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society/MaineToday Media Date: circa 1923 Location: Old Orchard Beach Media: Glass Negative

Item 113

Biplanes at Harry M. Jones Hangar, ca. 1920

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society/MaineToday Media Date: circa 1925 Location: Old Orchard Beach Media: Glass Negative

Online Exhibits

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Harry Lyon: An Old Sea Dog Takes to the Air

Through a chance meeting, Harry Lyon of Paris Hill became the navigator on the 1928 flight of the Southern Cross, the first trans-Pacific flight. His skill as a navigator, despite his lack of experience, was a key factor on the flight's success.

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Maine Eats: the food revolution starts here

From Maine's iconic lobsters, blueberries, potatoes, apples, and maple syrup, to local favorites like poutine, baked beans, red hot dogs, Italian sandwiches, and Whoopie Pies, Maine's identity and economy are inextricably linked to food. Sourcing food, preparing food, and eating food are all part of the heartbeat of Maine's culture and economy. Now, a food revolution is taking us back to our roots in Maine: to the traditional sources, preparation, and pleasures of eating food that have sustained Mainers for millennia.

Site Pages

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Portland Press Herald Glass Negative Collection - Aviation

Aviation Biplane and pilots, Old Orchard Beach, ca. 1924Item Contributed byMaine Historical Society/MaineToday Media Aviation and news about…

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Presque Isle: The Star City - Adventures in Aroostook County - Page 2 of 3

… and made “2 or 3” solo cross-country flights in a biplane. JJeremiah worked for Delta Air Lines for seventeen years.

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Portland Press Herald Glass Negative Collection - "Twenty Nationalities, But All Americans"

"Twenty Nationalities, But All Americans" Twenty Nationalities, But All Americans View Immigration and Americanization slideshow Text by…