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Keywords: Fish River Railroad

Historical Items

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Item 10025

Railroad bridge construction, Fish River, 1902

Contributed by: Fort Kent Historical Society Date: 1902 Media: Photographic print

Item 18627

Fish River Railroad bridge construction, ca. 1902

Contributed by: Fort Kent Historical Society Date: circa 1902 Media: Photographic print

Item 18626

Bridge abutment, Fish River Railroad, 1902

Contributed by: Fort Kent Historical Society Date: 1902-07-17 Media: Photographic print

Online Exhibits

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Aroostook County Railroads

Construction of the Bangor and Aroostook rail lines into northern Aroostook County in the early twentieth century opened the region to tourism and commerce from the south.

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Umbazooksus & Beyond

Visitors to the Maine woods in the early twentieth century often recorded their adventures in private diaries or journals and in photographs. Their remembrances of canoeing, camping, hunting and fishing helped equate Maine with wilderness.

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Princeton: Woods and Water Built This Town

Princeton benefited from its location on a river -- the St. Croix -- that was useful for transportation of people and lumber and for powering mills as well as on its proximity to forests.

Site Pages

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Railroad

Railroad Railroad station, Strong, ca. 1910 Item 65507 infoStrong Historical Society Early photo postcard depicting the railroad station at…

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - The Railroad

Railroad commissioners learned immediately that building a standard gauge railroad would be too costly, so they used a “narrow gauge” system for…

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Railroad

… of the terminal connecting the Sandy River Railroad with the Franklin & Megantic Railroad and the Phillips & Rangeley.