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Historical Items

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Item 102250

Dana's Sarsaparilla advertisement, Belfast, ca. 1890

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: circa 1890 Location: Belfast Media: Ink on paper

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Item 35859

Main Street, Presque Isle, ca. 1950

Contributed by: David Gallagher through Mark & Emily Turner Memorial Library Date: circa 1950 Location: Presque Isle Media: Postcard

Item 15809

Old Homestead Ginger Beer, Saint Stephen and Calais, c. 1900

Contributed by: Kings Landing Historical Settlement Date: circa 1900 Location: Calais; St. Stephen Media: Ceramic, stoneware

Tax Records

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Item 37284

94-96 Commercial Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: William W. Thomas Jr., Trustee Trust UA Use: Wholesale Drugs

Item 34414

200 Brackett Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Devisees of William T. Kilborn Use: Apartment & 2 Stores

Item 38961

589 Congress Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Devisees of George C. Shaw Co. Use: Store & Bakery

Architecture & Landscape

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Item 109268

W.T. Parent Drug Store, Madawaska, 1949

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1949 Location: Madawaska Owner: W. T. Parent Commission Type: Architecture

Online Exhibits

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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.


Student Exhibit: Historic Buildings on Madison Ave in Skowhegan

Take a tour and see some of the beautiful old buildings that used to be on Madison Avenue, Skowhegan? A few still remain, but most have been torn down.


Raising Fish

Mainers began propagating fish to stock ponds and lakes in the mid 19th century. The state got into the business in the latter part of the century, first concentrating on Atlantic salmon, then moving into raising other species for stocking rivers, lakes, and ponds.

Site Pages

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Lincoln, Maine - Lower Main St. looking north, Lincoln, ca. 1948

The first store on the left was Bailey's Drug Store. Next was Carney's clothing store and the third building was Grindell's Mens Clothing Store.

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Online Items

… the bus would stop in front of the Lewis Rexall Drug Store and wait the allotted time before moving on.

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Online Items

Lewis Drug Store, A. G. Eustis hardware Store, E. L. Kingsley meat market and the First National Store.

My Maine Stories

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Nursing at Mercy Hospital during WWII
by Roberta Loring

Education and nursing at Mercy Hospital during World War II.


We Are An Ordinary Family
by Catherine

Maine's abolitionists offer an answer to my questions about my family's experiences.


History of Forest Gardens
by Gary Libby

This is a history of one of Portland's oldest local bars