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Historical Items

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Item 54428

Hallowell Steam and Boom Co., Hallowell, ca. 1895

Contributed by: Frank Trask through Hubbard Free Library Date: circa 1895 Location: Hallowell Media: Photographic print

Item 54427

Hallowell Steam and Boom Co., Kennebec River, ca. 1895

Contributed by: Frank Trask through Hubbard Free Library Date: circa 1895 Location: Hallowell Media: Photographic print

Item 54425

Hallowell Steam and Boom Co., Hallowell, ca. 1895

Contributed by: Frank Trask through Hubbard Free Library Date: circa 1895 Location: Hallowell Media: Photographic print

Exhibits

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Extracting Wealth

Maine's natural resources -- granite, limestone and slate in particular -- along with its excellent ports made it a leader in mining and production of the valuable building materials. Stone work also attracted numerous skilled immigrants.

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State of Mind: Becoming Maine

The history of the region now known as Maine did not begin at statehood in 1820. What was Maine before it was a state? How did Maine separate from Massachusetts? How has the Maine we experience today been shaped by thousands of years of history?

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Historic Hallowell - Sweat on the Kennebec ~ Hallowell Steam and Boom Company

Webber, Sr., an individual partner The Kennebec provided more that just a mode of transportation to the men working for the Hallowell Steam and Boom

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Historic Hallowell - Early Industry and Bombahook

The Hallowell Cotton Mill can be seen in the background. Maine's domeless State House in Augusta can be seen center right in the distance just above…

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Historic Hallowell - Logging

The Steam and Boom Company collected all the logs and put them through a saw mill. The saw mill would make the logs in different shapes and sizes, so…