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Keywords: Richard Stover

Historical Items

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Item 14855

Baseball team, Bucksport, ca. 1910

Contributed by: Bucksport Historical Society Date: circa 1910 Location: Bucksport Media: Photographic print

Item 12250

Grand Army of the Republic members, Caribou, 1898

Contributed by: Caribou Public Library Date: 1898 Location: Caribou Media: Photographic print

Exhibits

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Port of Portland's Custom House and Collectors of Customs

The collector of Portland was the key to federal patronage in Maine, though other ports and towns had collectors. Through the 19th century, the revenue was the major source of Federal Government income. As in Colonial times, the person appointed to head the custom House in Casco Bay was almost always a leading community figure, or a well-connected political personage.

Site Pages

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Blue Hill, Maine - Discover the Story of Blue Hill - Page 3 of 4

… carriages to take them up Tenney Hill to George Stover's new Blue Hill Inn on what is now South Street.