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Historical Items

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Item 82378

Veterans Conservation Corps Jefferson Camp Crews with Trucks, ca. 1934

Contributed by: Maine Conservation Corps Date: 1933 - 1935 Location: Jefferson Media: Photographic print

Item 27742

Saco Fife and Drum Corps, 1886

Contributed by: Dyer Library Archives / Saco Museum Date: 1886 Location: Saco Media: Photographic print

Item 82391

Civilian Conservation Corps gravel pit at Mt. Bigelow, Flagstaff, ca. 1935

Contributed by: Maine Conservation Corps Date: circa 1935 Location: Flagstaff Media: Photographic print

Tax Records

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Item 55776

6 Allen Avenue, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Mexican Petroleum Corp. Use: Filling Station

Item 34494

244 Brackett Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: The Rosemont Farm, Inc. Use: Store

Item 37330

221 Commercial Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Frederick Conant Use: Warehouse

Exhibits

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Putting Men to Work, Saving Trees

While many Mainers were averse to accepting federal relief money during the Great Depression of the 1930s, young men eagerly joined the Civilian Conservation Corps, one of President Franklin Roosevelt's most popular programs. The Maine Forest Service supervised the work of many of the camps.

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Civil War Soldiers Impact Pittsfield

Although not everyone in town supported the war effort, more than 200 Pittsfield men served in Civil War regiments. Several reminders of their service remain in the town.

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Designing Acadia

For one hundred years, Acadia National Park has captured the American imagination and stood as the most recognizable symbol of Maine’s important natural history and identity. This exhibit highlights Maine Memory content relating to Acadia and Mount Desert Island.

Site Pages

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Maine Conservation Corps

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

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Brackleys

1955 Item 67301 infoStrong Historical Society Strong Wood Turning Corp. produced thousands of different styles of novelties.

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Brackleys

1955 Item 67304 infoStrong Historical Society Strong Wood Turning Corp. made multi-colored lacquered napkin rings.

My Maine Stories

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My service in Afghanistan with the Marines and my life today
by Nicholas Krier

My service in Afghanistan with the Marines

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How I broke the mold for women to serve in the military
by Mary D. McGuirk

My life and career as a USAF Nurse

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Learning to fly and instructing cadets at West Point during WWII
by Vera Cleaves

West Point during World War II