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Historical Items

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Item 10630

Kennebunkport, ca. 1890

Contributed by: Brick Store Museum Date: circa 1890 Location: Kennebunkport Media: Photographic print

Item 7610

Colony Hotel, Kennebunkport, about 1916

Contributed by: McArthur Public Library Date: circa 1916 Location: Kennebunkport Media: Photographic print

Item 29144

Town House car barn, Kennebunkport, ca. 1910

Contributed by: Kennebunkport Historical Society Date: circa 1910 Location: Kennebunkport Media: Photographic print

Exhibits

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Capturing Arts and Artists in the 1930s

Emmie Bailey Whitney of the Lewiston Journal Saturday Magazine and her husband, noted amateur photographer G. Herbert Whitney, captured in words and photographs the richness of Maine's arts scene during the Great Depression.

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Luxurious Leisure

From the last decades of the nineteenth century through about the 1920s, vacationers were attracted to large resort hotels that promised a break from the noise, crowds, and pressures of an ever-urbanizing country.

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Strike Up the Band

Before the era of recorded music and radio, nearly every community had a band that played at parades and other civic events. Fire departments had bands, military units had bands, theaters had bands. Band music was everywhere.

Site Pages

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Kennebunkport Historical Society

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Seashore Trolley Museum

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Maine and the Civil War - Letter from Daniel Lord to his wife, July 21, 1861

… to his second wife, Lydia Patterson Lord of Kennebunkport, from Philadelphia with news from his trip to Washington, D.C., and the Union troops.