Keywords: Lumber camps
Historical ItemsView All Showing 2 of 337
Crandall's Lumber Camp, Millinocket, 1889
Contributed by: Aroostook County Historical and Art Museum Date: 1889-12-29 Location: Millinocket Media: Photographic print
Don't drink the vanilla, Lumber camp, ca. 1910
Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: circa 1910 Media: photographic print
Lumber business, early days of B.A.R., ca. 1893
Contributed by: Patten Lumbermen's Museum Date: circa 1893 Media: Photographic print
Online ExhibitsView All Showing 2 of 20
Cooks and Cookees: Lumber Camp Legends
Stories and tall tales abound concerning cooks and cookees -- important persons in any lumber camp, large or small.
Visitors to the Maine woods in the early twentieth century often recorded their adventures in private diaries or journals and in photographs. Their remembrances of canoeing, camping, hunting and fishing helped equate Maine with wilderness.
Washington County Through Eastern's Eye
Images taken by itinerant photographers for Eastern Illustrating and Publishing Company, a real photo postcard company, provide a unique look at industry, commerce, recreation, tourism, and the communities of Washington County in the early decades of the twentieth century.
Site PagesView All Showing 2 of 22
View collections, facts, and contact information for this Contributing Partner.
Islesboro--An Island in Penobscot Bay - Historical Overview
Huge shell middens have been found along the shores where natives camped for hundreds of years. After their initial scare by Captain Church's men…
Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Online Items
Red-E-Bilt Camps were constructed in the carpenter shop at Starbird Lumber Company in the late 1950s through the 1970s.
My Maine StoriesView All Showing 2 of 2
My career as a wildlife biologist
by Ron Joseph
Rural Maine provided the foundation of a rewarding career as a wildlife biologist.