Search Results

Keywords: Brass

Historical Items

View All Showing 2 of 183 Showing 3 of 183

Item 18743

Silver plated brass oil lamp, ca. 1890

Contributed by: Aroostook County Historical and Art Museum Date: circa 1890 Location: Houlton Media: Brass, silver, glass

Item 22162

Springvale Brass Band, ca. 1890

Contributed by: Sanford-Springvale Historical Society Date: circa 1890 Location: Sanford Media: Print from Glass Negative

Item 22164

Springvale Brass Band, ca. 1890

Contributed by: Sanford-Springvale Historical Society Date: circa 1890 Location: Sanford Media: Print from Glass Negative

Tax Records

View All Showing 2 of 3 Showing 3 of 3

Item 65305

148 Newbury Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Esther Brass Use: Dwelling - Two family

Item 57440

26-30 Hancock Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Esther Brass Use: Apartments

Item 57441

28-30 Hancock Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Esther Brass Use: Dwelling - Two family

Exhibits

View All Showing 2 of 17 Showing 3 of 17

Exhibit

Dressing Up, Standing Out, Fitting In

Adorning oneself to look one's "best" has varied over time, gender, economic class, and by event. Adornments suggest one's sense of identity and one's intent to stand out or fit in.

Exhibit

Strike Up the Band

Before the era of recorded music and radio, nearly every community had a band that played at parades and other civic events. Fire departments had bands, military units had bands, theaters had bands. Band music was everywhere.

Exhibit

Aroostook County Railroads

Construction of the Bangor and Aroostook rail lines into northern Aroostook County in the early twentieth century opened the region to tourism and commerce from the south.

Site Pages

View All Showing 2 of 8 Showing 3 of 8

Site Page

Seal Cove Auto Museum

View collections, facts, and contact information for this Contributing Partner.

Site Page

Historic Hallowell - Hallowell Iron Foundry

The Hallowell Iron works manufactured brass castings, shafting, hangers, and pulleys. Orders are always on time and steam and gas fittings are always…

Site Page

Historic Hallowell - The Fuller Foundry

They produced iron and brass casting, shafting, hangers, and pulleys. These products were recognized as being average quality, for they weren't the…

My Maine Stories

View All Showing 2 of 2 Showing 2 of 2

Story

The only letter to survive World War II
by Cyrene Slegona

Only one of many letters my father sent to his wife remained after he came home from World War II.

Story

Vietnam Memoirs
by David Chessey

MY PERSONAL EXPERIENCES AND MY OBSERVATION OF NATIONWIDE OPINIONS CONCERNING THE “VIET NAM" WAR