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Contributed by: Stanley Museum on deposit at Maine Historical Society
Date: circa 1910
Media: Lantern slide
Contributed by: Maine Historical Society
Media: Ink on paper
The Cornelius Tarbox, Jr. House, a well-preserved Greek Revival house on Westport Island, has a mystery contained within--a panoramic narrative mural. The floor-to-ceiling mural contains eight painted panels that create a colorful coastal seascape which extends through the front hallway and up the stairwell. The name of the itinerant painter has been lost over time, can you help us solve the mystery of who he or she was?
"In Time and Eternity: Maine Shakers in the Industrial Age 1872-1918" is a series of images that depict in detail the Shakers in Maine during a little explored time period of expansion and change.
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… 1886Bird's-eye view maps like this 1886 panorama of Bar Harbor were popular all across the country in the second half of the nineteenth century…
Rose Lane and Clover Cottage - Asticou Way Panorama Circa 1935Item Contributed byNortheast Harbor Library In 1933, Charles K. and Katharine L.
… everything that my eyes beheld was a continual panorama of a new life.” When he left he had a whole new life that was nothing like his former life.