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Historical Items

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Item 6282

Lakewood Theater, ca. 1935

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: circa 1935 Location: Skowhegan; Lakewood Media: Postcard

Item 6283

Lakewood Theatre, ca. 1935

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: circa 1935 Location: Skowhegan; Lakewood; Skowhegan; Lakewood Media: Postcard

Item 9818

Summer outing at Lakewood

Contributed by: Margaret Chase Smith Library Date: 1914 Location: Madison Media: Photographic print

Exhibits

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The Trolley Parks of Maine

At the heyday of trolleys in Maine, many of the trolley companies developed recreational facilities along or at the end of trolley lines as one further way to encourage ridership. The parks often had walking paths, dance pavilions, and various other entertainments. Cutting-edge technology came together with a thirst for adventure and forever changed social dynamics in the process.

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Skowhegan Community History - Lakewood Theater

Lakewood X Lakewood became very important in the years between 1925 and 1941 and soon after earned the nickname "Broadway In Maine." Lakewood