Keywords: Blue Hill
Historical ItemsView All Showing 2 of 227
Blue Hill Falls Schoolhouse, Blue Hill 1922
Contributed by: Blue Hill Public Library Date: 1922 Location: Blue Hill Media: Photographic print
Class in front of Blue Hill Academy, Blue Hill, 1893
Contributed by: Blue Hill Public Library Date: 1893 Location: Blue Hill Media: Photographic print
Bluehill Academy Journal, 1863
Contributed by: Blue Hill Public Library Date: 1863 Location: Blue Hill Media: Ink on paper
Architecture & LandscapeView All Showing 2 of 4
Rowantrees Pavilion, Blue Hill, 1950
Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1950 Location: Blue Hill Client: Rowantrees Architect: Eaton W. Tarbell
Clements Garden at East Egg, Blue Hill, 2005
Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 2005 Location: Blue Hill Client: Beth Clements Architect: Patrick Chasse
Becton residence planting plan, Blue Hill, 1990-1991
Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1990–1991 Location: Blue Hill Client: Henry Becton Architect: Patrick Chasse; Landscape Design Associates
Online ExhibitsView All Showing 2 of 17
Graduations -- and schools -- in the 19th through the first decade of the 20th century often were small affairs and sometimes featured student presentations that demonstrated what they had learned. They were not necessarily held in May or June, what later became the standard "end of the school year."
Reading, Writing and 'Rithmetic: Brooklin Schools
When Brooklin, located on the Blue Hill Peninsula, was incorporated in 1849, there were ten school districts and nine one-room school houses. As the years went by, population changes affected the location and number of schools in the area. State requirements began to determine ways that student's education would be handled. Regardless, education of the Brooklin students always remained a high priority for the town.
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.
Site PagesView All Showing 2 of 62
Blue Hill, Maine - Swimming, Blue Hill, 1907
Swimming, Blue Hill, 1907 Contributed by Blue Hill Public Library Description Swimming at the Bathing Beach in Blue Hill during the…
Blue Hill, Maine - Picnicking, Blue Hill, 1907
Picnicking, Blue Hill, 1907 Contributed by Blue Hill Public Library Description Picnicking along the coast of Blue Hill in 1907.
Blue Hill, Maine - Educating Blue Hill
… Academy Class in front of Blue Hill Academy, Blue Hill, 1893Blue Hill Public Library Blue Hill Academy Ever since the 1790s, residents of…
My Maine StoriesView All Showing 2 of 5
Rug Hooking Project with a Story
by Marilyn Weymouth Seguin
My grandmother taught me the Maine craft of rug hooking when I was a child.
My father, Earle Ahlquist, served during World War II
by Earlene Chadbourne
Earle Ahlquist used his Maine common sense during his Marine service and to survive Iwo Jima