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Keywords: Monson, Maine

Historical Items

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Item 81074

Monson Academy & Elementary School, Monson, ca. 1945

Contributed by: Monson Historical Society Date: circa 1945 Location: Monson Media: Photographic print

Item 81090

Monson Grammer School & Monson Academy, Monson ca. 1890

Contributed by: Monson Historical Society Date: circa 1890 Location: Monson Media: Photographic print

Item 81088

Early Photograph of Monson Academy, Monson, ca. 1900

Contributed by: Monson Historical Society Date: circa 1900 Location: Monson Media: Photographic print

Tax Records

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Item 37185

25-27 Columbia Road, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: A Louise Monson Use: Dwelling - Two family

Item 37186

Assessor's Record, 25-27 Columbia Road, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: A Louise Monson Use: Garage

Item 59771

66 Kenilworth Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Adolphus Becher Monson Use: Dwelling - Single family

Online Exhibits

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Laboring in Maine

Workers in Maine have labored in factories, on farms, in the woods, on the water, among other locales. Many of Maine's occupations have been determined by the state's climate and geographical features.

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A Convenient Soldier: The Black Guards of Maine

The Black Guards were African American Army soldiers, members of the segregated Second Battalion of the 366th Infantry sent to guard the railways of Maine during World War II, from 1941 to 1945. The purpose of the Black Guards' deployment to Maine was to prevent terrorist attacks along the railways, and to keep Maine citizens safe during the war.

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Extracting Wealth

Maine's natural resources -- granite, limestone and slate in particular -- along with its excellent ports made it a leader in mining and production of the valuable building materials. Stone work also attracted numerous skilled immigrants.

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Monson Historical Society

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Mantor Library, University of Maine Farmington

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Guilford, Maine - BUILDINGS - Page 1 of 5

A great fact about the Bank is that its first depositor was Fred C. Hanson of Monson. We hope it stays for many more years to come.