Keywords: Municipal water
Historical ItemsView All Showing 2 of 52
Laying water main, Lubec, 1941
Contributed by: Lubec Historical Society Date: 1941 Location: Lubec Media: Photographic print
Portland Water District Casco Street Office, ca. 1964
Contributed by: Portland Water District Date: circa 1964 Location: Portland Media: Photographic print
Portland Water District Casco Street Office, Portland, 1964
Contributed by: Portland Water District Date: 1964 Location: Portland Media: Photographic print
Architecture & LandscapeView All Showing 2 of 2
Skowhegan municipal building, Skowhegan, 1907-1914
Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1907–1914 Location: Skowhegan Client: Town of Skowhegan Architect: John Calvin Stevens and John Howard Stevens Architects
Skowhegan municipal building, Skowhegan, 1907-1908
Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1907–1908 Location: Skowhegan Client: Town of Skowhegan Architect: John Calvin Stevens and John Howard Stevens Architects
Online ExhibitsView All Showing 2 of 11
Clean Water: Muskie and the Environment
Maine Senator Edmund S. Muskie earned the nickname "Mr. Clean" for his environment efforts during his tenure in Congress from 1959 to 1980. He helped created a political coalition that passed important clean air and clean water legislation, drawing on his roots in Maine.
Waldoboro Fire Department's 175 Years
While the town of Waldoboro was chartered in 1773, it began organized fire protection in 1838 with a volunteer fire department and a hand pump fire engine, the Water Witch.
Civil Defense: Fear and Safety
In the 1950s and the 1960s, Maine's Civil Defense effort focused on preparedness for hurricanes, floods and other natural disasters and a more global concern, nuclear war. Civil Defense materials urged awareness, along with measures like storing food and other staple items and preparing underground or other shelters.
Site PagesView All Showing 2 of 12
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… Consolidated School 1977 • Construction of Lubec Municipal Building on site of the old Hilltop School 1980s • Growth of salmon aquaculture, sea…
… the water, electric and sewer systems and a new municipal building. This period of prosperity also led to the expansion and eventual consolidation…