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Item 7569

Maine General Hospital medical staff, Portland, ca. 1874

Contributed by: Maine Medical Center Archives Date: circa 1874 Location: Portland Media: Photographic print

Item 7707

Volunteers, Maine Medical Center, 1965

Contributed by: Maine Medical Center Archives Date: 1965 Location: Portland Media: Photographic print

Item 103688

Bowdoin College medical students, Brunswick, ca. 1869

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: circa 1869 Location: Brunswick Media: Tintype


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Student Exhibit: Medicine in Times Past

Inspired by Dr. Greenleaf Wilbur's medical box at the Skowhegan History House, this exhibit highlights some Mainers in the medical field of the past and the stories they had.


Among the Lungers: Treating TB

Tuberculosis -- or consumption as it often was called -- claimed so many lives and so threatened the health of communities that private organizations and, by 1915, the state, got involved in TB treatment. The state's first tuberculosis sanatorium was built on Greenwood Mountain in Hebron and introduced a new philosophy of treatment.


One Hundred Years of Caring -- EMMC

In 1892 five physicians -- William H. Simmons, William C. Mason, Walter H. Hunt, Everett T. Nealey, and William E. Baxter -- realized the need for a hospital in the city of Bangor had become urgent and they set about providing one.

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Eastern Maine Medical Center

View collections, facts, and contact information for this Contributing Partner.

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Guilford, Maine - Early Manufacturing - Page 1 of 3

… of the specialized machinery was built by company personnel on site as it was not available on the open market.

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Scarborough: They Called It Owascoag - People Who Called Scarborough Home - Page 4 of 4

Haigis trained the personnel. Scarborough was the first town in Maine to have a rescue service, and later the group helped set up units in Standish…

My Maine Stories

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Portland cuisine supports health in West Africa
by Maria Cushing

I present Portuguese inspired food to fundraise for Amigos de Mente


Maine in Vietnam - Not to be Forgotten
by Karen L. Olson, M.D.

How Veterans' Voices started.


My father, Earle Ahlquist, served during World War II
by Earlene Chadbourne

Earle Ahlquist used his Maine common sense during his Marine service and to survive Iwo Jima