Historical ItemsView All Showing 2 of 1084
Stacked long lumber, Starbird Lumber Co., Strong, ca. 1957
Contributed by: Strong Historical Society Date: circa 1957 Location: Strong Media: Photographic print
Bangor Lumber Company lumbermen, ca. 1910
Contributed by: Bangor Public Library Date: circa 1910 Location: Bangor Media: Postcard
Bangor lumber mill workers, ca. 1905
Contributed by: Bangor Public Library Date: circa 1905 Location: Bangor Media: Postcard
Tax RecordsView All Showing 2 of 36
Lumber Storage and Mill, Brown Wharf Mill Building, Portland, 1924
Owner in 1924: F B Irvin Lumber Company Use: Lumber Storage and Mill
Lumber Storage, Hobsom Wharf, Portland, 1924
Owner in 1924: Harrison J Libby Heirs Use: Lumber Storage
Lumber Storage, Richardson Wharf, Portland, 1924
Owner in 1924: Smith and Rumery Company Use: Lumber Storage
Architecture & LandscapeView All Showing 2 of 4
Eagle Lake Lumber Mills Wood Plant, Eagle Lake, 1950
Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1950 Location: Eagle Lake Client: Eagle Lake Lumber Mills Inc. Architect: Eaton W. Tarbell
Fitzgerald house, Brighton, VT, 1888
Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1888 Location: Brighton Client: George H. Fitzgerald Architect: John Calvin Stevens
Mount Pleasant House, NH, 1894
Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: circa 1894 Location: Carroll Client: unknown Architect: John Calvin Stevens
Online ExhibitsView All Showing 2 of 44
Cooks and Cookees: Lumber Camp Legends
Stories and tall tales abound concerning cooks and cookees -- important persons in any lumber camp, large or small.
Princeton: Woods and Water Built This Town
Princeton benefited from its location on a river -- the St. Croix -- that was useful for transportation of people and lumber and for powering mills as well as on its proximity to forests.
Yarmouth's "Third Falls" provided the perfect location for papermaking -- and, soon, for producing soda pulp for making paper. At the end of the 19th century and beginning of the 20th, Yarmouth was an international leader in soda pulp production.
Site PagesView All Showing 2 of 671
Life on a Tidal River - Bangor: Lumber Capital of the World
… byBangor Public Library The Decline of Lumber The lumbering industry of Bangor started to take a decline in the late 1800s.
Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Online Items
Online Items Stacked long lumber, Starbird Lumber Co., Strong, ca. 1957 Item 69116 infoStrong Historical Society Long lumber of all…
Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Starbirds
Starbirds Stacked long lumber, Starbird Lumber Co., Strong, ca. 1957 Item 69116 infoStrong Historical Society Long lumber of all dimensions…
My Maine StoriesView All Showing 2 of 24
My career as a wildlife biologist
by Ron Joseph
Rural Maine provided the foundation of a rewarding career as a wildlife biologist.
Canadian immigrant founds worlds largest paper company in 1898
by Hugh J. Chisholm
Hugh J. Chisholm founded International Paper, which was the world's largest paper company in 1898.
Laura Richter - Educator
by MLTI Stories of Impact Project
Laura Richter was a Middle School Educator in Skowhegan, Maine as the MLTI began in 2002.