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Historical Items

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Item 100344

Coopers Mills School House, Whitefield, ca. 1910

Contributed by: Whitefield Historical Society Date: circa 1910 Location: Whitefield Media: Postcard

Item 102745

Main Street, Coopers Mills, Whitefield, ca. 1910

Contributed by: An individual through Whitefield Historical Society Date: circa 1910 Location: Whitefield Media: Postcard

Item 100350

Coopers Mills Baptist Church, Whitefield, ca. 1920

Contributed by: Whitefield Historical Society Date: circa 1920 Location: Whitefield Media: Postcard

Exhibits

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Making Paper, Making Maine

Paper has shaped Maine's economy, molded individual and community identities, and impacted the environment throughout Maine. When Hugh Chisholm opened the Otis Falls Pulp Company in Jay in 1888, the mill was one of the most modern paper-making facilities in the country, and was connected to national and global markets. For the next century, Maine was an international leader in the manufacture of pulp and paper.

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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.

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Summer's Favorite Game

Baseball often is called the National Pastime. For many people, baseball is encountered in the backyard and down the street, a game played by a few or the full contingent of a team.

Site Pages

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Swan's Island: Six miles east of ordinary - Islanders at Work

… both fresh and for salting, blacksmiths, coopers, a medicinal fish oil factory, and continued boat building.

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Lincoln, Maine - Railroads

… Contributed byLincoln Historical Society Krysta Cooper "Using your new found knowledge of this topic, write a creative piece (haiku, cinquain…

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Swan's Island: Six miles east of ordinary - Farming

Swan also made provisions for a mill to be built so that the grain grown by the homesteaders could be ground into flour.