Historical ItemsView All Showing 2 of 87
Thursday Club tea cup, Biddeford, ca. 1900
Contributed by: Biddeford Historical Society Date: circa 1900 Location: Biddeford Media: China
1971 Sugarloaf World Cup Proclamation
Contributed by: Sugarloaf Mountain Ski Club through Ski Museum of Maine Date: 1971-02-18 Location: Augusta Media: Photocopy of proclamation
Contributed by: Sugarloaf Mountain Ski Club through Ski Museum of Maine Date: 1971 Location: Carrabassett Valley Media: Photographic print
Online ExhibitsView All Showing 2 of 14
World Alpine Ski Racing in Maine
Sugarloaf -- a small ski area by European standards -- entered ski racing history in 1971 by hosting an event that was part of the World Cup Alpine Ski Championships. The "Tall Timber Classic," as the event was known, had a decidedly Maine flavor.
The novelty of organized auto racing came to Maine in 1911 with a hill-climbing event in Poland and speed racing at Old Orchard Beach. Drivers and cars came from all over New England for these events.
The Life and Legacy of the George Tate Family
Captain George Tate, mast agent for the King of England from 1751 to the Revolutionary War, and his descendants helped shape the development of Portland (first known as Falmouth) through activities such as commerce, shipping, and real estate.
Site PagesView All Showing 2 of 11
Biddeford History & Heritage Project - EXPLORE the history of Biddeford, Maine...
… Public Library City Building commemorative cup, Biddeford, ca. 1905McArthur Public Library Biddeford High School & Universalist choir…
Surry by the Bay - Surry Village School
By the 1920s a water cooler with a spigot assured the school remained modern and pupils fashioned water cups out of half sheets of arithmetic paper.
Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Meeting House Park
The Minister declared “The cup would stay”, “Well at least they were drinking pure water with their whiskey.” Later when the Main Street was widened…
My Maine StoriesView All Showing 2 of 6
The Cup Code (working at OOB in the 1960s)
by Randy Randall
Teenagers cooking fried food in OOB and the code used identify the product and quantity.
Come back to Maine, I did!
by Dan Bolduc
Reflections and the value of Maine from a former pro hockey player from Waterville
Shax and laxoox: tea with milk and Somali bread.
by Kheyro Jama
Lahooh (laxoox) is a food staple in East Africa, enjoyed for breakfast, lunch, or dinner