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Historical Items

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Item 19216

Green Mountain Railroad

Contributed by: Jesup Memorial Library Date: circa 1900 Location: Bar Harbor Media: Postcard

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Item 21071

Green Mountain Advertisement

Contributed by: Great Harbor Maritime Museum Date: circa 1885 Location: Bar Harbor; Bar Harbor Media: Ink on paper

Item 21316

Green Mountain House, Mt. Desert Island, ca. 1885

Contributed by: Acadia National Park Date: circa 1885 Location: Eden; Bar Harbor; Mount Desert Island Media: Paper and Ink

Online Exhibits

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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.


In Time and Eternity: Shakers in the Industrial Age

"In Time and Eternity: Maine Shakers in the Industrial Age 1872-1918" is a series of images that depict in detail the Shakers in Maine during a little explored time period of expansion and change.


Songs of Winnebago

An enduring element of summer camps is the songs campers sing around the campfire, at meals, and on many other occasions. Some regale the camp experience and others spur the camp's athletes on to victory.

Site Pages

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Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - Green Mountain Railway

Green Mountain had been the site of a hotel since about 1866 when Daniel Brewer create a carriage trail to the top and built a hotel.

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Western Maine Foothills Region - Byron

… first settlers of Byron were Samuel Knapp, Jonas Green, James Bawn, John Thomas, J. Stockbridge, Richard Morrell, and Abraham Reed.

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Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - Rusticators on the Rise

Green Mountain RailroadItem Contributed byJesup Memorial Library Bring half-worn winter garments, with boots ditto, to be prepared for tramping and…

My Maine Stories

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In an Old, Abandoned Island House, I Found my Mentor and my Muse
by Robin Clifford Wood

An aspiring writer finds inspiration and a mentor from the past in an old island home.


Vietnam Memoirs
by David Chessey



A Maine Family's story of being Prisoners of War in Manila
by Nicki Griffin

As a child, born after the war, I would hear these stories - glad they were finally written down