Maine Memory Network
Maine's Online Museum

Login · My Account · Show Album


 

 

Search Results

Keywords: Stone walls

  Advanced Search
       
             

Historical Items (22)  |  Tax Records (0)  |  Exhibits (8)  |  Site Pages (25)  |  My Maine Stories (1)  | 

Historical Items Showing 3 of 22 View All

Item 102372

Stone wall, Kingfield, ca. 1910

Contributed by: Stanley Museum on deposit at Maine Historical Society

Date: circa 1910

Location: Kingfield

Media: Lantern slide

Item 72370

Baird's Quarry with crane, Swan's Island, ca. 1900

Contributed by: Swan's Island Educational Society

Date: circa 1900

Location: Swans Island

Media: Photographic print

Item 26049

Katahdin Ironworks Furnace Restoration, 1966

Contributed by: Maine Bureau of Parks and Lands

Date: 1966-09-13

Location: Katahdin Iron Works

Media: Photographic print

Exhibits Showing 3 of 8 View All

Exhibit

  • Share this on Facebook Share this on Twitter Share this on Pinterest
Potato pickers, Caribou, ca. 1930

Laboring in Maine

Workers in Maine have labored in factories, on farms, in the woods, on the water, among other locales. Many of Maine's occupations have been determined by the state's climate and geographical features.

Exhibit

  • Share this on Facebook Share this on Twitter Share this on Pinterest
Brig. Gen. George F. Shepley, ca. 1863

George F. Shepley: Lawyer, Soldier, Administrator

George F. Shepley of Portland had achieved renown as a lawyer and as U.S. Attorney for Maine when, at age 42 he formed the 12th Maine Infantry and went off to war. Shepley became military governor of Louisiana early in 1862 and remained in the military for the duration of the war.

Exhibit

  • Share this on Facebook Share this on Twitter Share this on Pinterest
Cornelius Tarbox, Jr. House, Westport Island, ca. 1858

Mural mystery in Westport Island's Cornelius Tarbox, Jr. House

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?

Site Pages Showing 3 of 25 View All

Site Page

Baird's Quarry with crane, Swan's Island, ca. 1900

Swan's Island: Six miles east of ordinary - Extra quarry pictures

… Baird’s Quarry where the Quarry Pond is now, Minturn, Swan's Island. Notice the men working on the walls. The crane is in the foreground.

Site Page

Arthur Moore's Ice House, Hallowell, ca. 1940

Historic Hallowell - Ice Cutting and Ice Houses on the Bombahook

Occasionally, brick or stone-walled ice houses were built into a bank of earth with an entrance facing the north.

Site Page

Arthur Moore's Ice House, Hallowell, ca. 1940

Historic Hallowell - Ice Cutting and Ice Houses on the Bombahook

Occasionally, brick or stone-walled ice houses were built into a bank of earth with an entrance facing the north.

My Maine Stories Showing 1 of 1 View All

Story

Vietnam Memoirs

by David Chessey


MY PERSONAL EXPERIENCES AND MY OBSERVATION OF NATIONWIDE OPINIONS CONCERNING THE “VIET NAM" WAR