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Historical Items

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Item 36019

Officers of Somerset County, 1895

Contributed by: Skowhegan History House Date: 1895 Media: Photographic print

Item 10352

1925 staff of Independent Reporter

Contributed by: Margaret Chase Smith Library Date: 1925 Location: Skowhegan Media: Photographic print

Item 36207

Southerly Side of Water Street, Skowhegan, ca. 1870

Contributed by: Skowhegan History House Date: circa 1870 Location: Skowhegan Media: Photographic print

Online Exhibits

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Moosehead Steamboats

After the canoe, steamboats became the favored method of transportation on Moosehead Lake. They revolutionized movement of logs and helped promote tourism in the region.

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Looking Out: Maine's Fire Towers

Maine, the most heavily forested state in the nation, had the first continuously operational fire lookout tower, beginning a system of fire prevention that lasted much of the twentieth century.

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Civil War Soldiers Impact Pittsfield

Although not everyone in town supported the war effort, more than 200 Pittsfield men served in Civil War regiments. Several reminders of their service remain in the town.

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Hartland Historical Society

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Pittsfield Historical Society

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New Portland: Bridging the Past to the Future - Bridges of West New Portland

This information was authenticated by a town report dated March 1, 1866 and conversation that Charles Whitten had with the granddaughter of Capt.