Keywords: Golf Course
During the Gilded Age at the end of the nineteenth century, Americans sought to leave increasing urban, industrialized lives for the health and relaxation of the country. The Poland Spring resort, which offered a beautiful setting, healing waters, and many amenities, was one popular destination.
The landscape at the Good Will-Hinckley campus in Fairfield was designed to help educate and influence the orphans and other needy children at the school and home.
2009 marked the bicentennials of the births of Abraham Lincoln and his first vice president, Hannibal Hamlin of Maine. To observe the anniversary, Paris Hill, where Hamlin was born and raised, honored the native statesman and recalled both his early life in the community and the mark he made on Maine and the nation.
… behind the fourth green on Kebo Valley club golf course not just because of the beautiful mountain view, but also the “quiet seclusion and freedom…
… helped in the direction of the swimming pool, the golf course, and the tennis club. The Village Improvement Society was primarily managed by summer…