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Item 31077

Flood, Merchants Row, Hallowell, 1896

Contributed by: Hubbard Free Library Date: 1896 Location: Hallowell Media: Photographic print

Item 28482

Masonic Trunk, Dunlap Commandery, Bath, ca. 1890

Contributed by: Patten Free Library Date: circa 1890 Location: Bath; Bath Media: Leather

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Item 27756

The steamer Pilgrim, Biddeford Pool, 1912

Contributed by: McArthur Public Library Date: 1912-07-24 Location: Biddeford Media: Photographic print


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Maine Streets: The Postcard View

Photographers from the Eastern Illustrating and Publishing Co. of Belfast traveled throughout the state, especially in small communities, taking images for postcards. Many of these images, taken in the first three decades of the twentieth century, capture Main Streets on the brink of modernity.


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.