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Historical Items

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Item 14105

Brewer Public Library - Stack Room

Contributed by: Brewer Public Library Date: 1911 Location: Brewer Media: Postcard

Item 14104

Brewer Public Library Reading Room

Contributed by: Brewer Public Library Date: 1911 Location: Brewer Media: Postcard

Item 14092

Constance Holling - Brewer Public Library

Contributed by: Brewer Public Library Date: 1969 Location: Brewer Media: Photographic print

Exhibits

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Laboring in Maine

Workers in Maine have labored in factories, on farms, in the woods, on the water, among other locales. Many of Maine's occupations have been determined by the state's climate and geographical features.

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The Schooner Bowdoin: Ninety Years of Seagoing History

After traveling to the Arctic with Robert E. Peary, Donald B. MacMillan (1874-1970), an explorer, researcher, and lecturer, helped design his own vessel for Arctic exploration, the schooner <em>Bowdoin,</em> which he named after his alma mater. The schooner remains on the seas.

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Washington County Through Eastern's Eye

Images taken by itinerant photographers for Eastern Illustrating and Publishing Company, a real photo postcard company, provide a unique look at industry, commerce, recreation, tourism, and the communities of Washington County in the early decades of the twentieth century.

Site Pages

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Brewer Public Library

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Life on a Tidal River - The Bangor Fire of 1911 - Page 2 of 2

The Bangor Fire of 1911 Resource Page Bangor, Brewer, Old Town, Orono and Veazie Directory. No. 12. 1910-11. Bangor: Cannon & Co. Print.

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Life on a Tidal River - The Bangor Fire of 1911 - Page 1 of 2

George Abbott, a Brewer fireman, was killed when a chimney from a house on Penobscot Street fell on him while he was fighting a fire there.