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Contributed by: An individual through South Portland Public Library
Location: South Portland
Contributed by: Fryeburg Historical Society
Date: circa 1890
Media: Photographic print
Contributed by: Maine Historical Society/MaineToday Media
Media: Glass Negative
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Owner in 1924: Fannie B Weislander
Use: Dwelling - Two Family and Store
Owner in 1924: Fannie B. Weislander
Use: Store Building
Informal family photos often include family pets -- but formal, studio portraits and paintings also often feature one person and one pet, in formal attire and pose.
For many different reasons people saved and carefully preserved the objects in this exhibit. Eventually, along with the memories they hold, the objects were passed to the Maine Historical Society. Object and memory, serve as a powerful way to explore history and to connect to the lives of people in the past.
With the popularity of all things Irish in modern America, many people have forgotten the difficulties faced by nineteenth century Irish immigrants.
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PEOPLE History of People by: Piscataquis Community Middle School 8th Grade Students Robert Low Jr. Guilford Moses Low Robert Low, Jr.
… Illustrations: People & Fashion
People Since its founding, Farmington has been the home to strong, creative, and talented citizens who have shaped the history of the area, the…
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by Jim Barrows
A poem about being a medic, saving Vietnamese people and babies. Sometimes we trusted too much.
by Phyllis A. Blackstone
A child's memory of potato harvest in the 1950s
by Patricia Richards
The Paper Industry is very important to people in the Jay, Livermore Falls, and Rumford areas.