Maine Memory Network
Maine's Online Museum

Login · My Account · Show Album


 

 

Search Results

Keywords: Jewish merchants

  Advanced Search
       
             

Historical Items (2)  |  Tax Records (0)  |  Exhibits (2)  |  Site Pages (0)  |  My Maine Stories (0)  | 

Historical Items Showing 2 of 2 View All

Item 103363

Storefronts on Lisbon Street, Lewiston, ca. 1890

Courtesy of Kathy Bolduc Amoroso, an individual partner

Date: circa 1890

Location: Lewiston

Media: Photographic Print

Item 76040

J. H. Wolf clothing store, Portland, ca. 1900

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: circa 1900

Location: Portland

Media: Photographic print

Exhibits Showing 2 of 2 View All

Exhibit

  • Share this on Facebook Share this on Twitter Share this on Pinterest
Shaarey Tphiloh synagogue, Portland, ca. 1911

Shaarey Tphiloh, Portland's Orthodox Synagogue

Shaarey Tphiloh was founded in 1904 by immigrants from Eastern Europe. While accommodating to American society, the Orthodox synagogue also has retained many of its traditions.

Exhibit

  • Share this on Facebook Share this on Twitter Share this on Pinterest
Pepperell Manufacturing fire insurance map, 1929

Biddeford, Saco and the Textile Industry

The largest textile factory in the country reached seven stories up on the banks of the Saco River in 1825, ushering in more than a century of making cloth in Biddeford and Saco. Along with the industry came larger populations and commercial, retail, social, and cultural growth.