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Historical Items

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Item 17534

Norumbega

Contributed by: Sullivan and Sorrento Historical Society Date: 1916 Location: Sullivan Media: Photographic print

Item 1443

Wreck on the beach at Sullivan, ca. 1915

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: circa 1915 Location: Sullivan Media: Photographic print

Item 21185

Steamer Samoset Breaking Ice at Sullivan Harbor

Contributed by: Great Harbor Maritime Museum Date: circa 1890 Location: Sullivan Media: Postcard

Exhibits

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The British capture and occupation of Eastport 1814-1818

The War of 1812 ended in December 1814, but Eastport continued to be under British control for another four years. Eastport was the last American territory occupied by the British from the War of 1812 to be returned to the United States. Except for the brief capture of two Aleutian Islands in Alaska by the Japanese in World War II, it was the last time since 2018 that United States soil was occupied by a foreign government.

Exhibit

Designing Acadia

For one hundred years, Acadia National Park has captured the American imagination and stood as the most recognizable symbol of Maine’s important natural history and identity. This exhibit highlights Maine Memory content relating to Acadia and Mount Desert Island.

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Luxurious Leisure

From the last decades of the nineteenth century through about the 1920s, vacationers were attracted to large resort hotels that promised a break from the noise, crowds, and pressures of an ever-urbanizing country.

Site Pages

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Biddeford History & Heritage Project - II. Ripples of change: European exploration & settlement at Winter Harbor - Page 2 of 2

… European exploration & settlement at Winter Harbor Piles of logs along the Saco River, circa 1910Item Contributed byMcArthur Public Library…

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Biddeford History & Heritage Project - II. Ripples of change: European exploration & settlement at Winter Harbor - Page 1 of 2

… European exploration & settlement at Winter Harbor Saco River narrows, Biddeford, ca. 1915Item Contributed byMcArthur Public Library…

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Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - The Champlain Society - Page 1 of 2

On July 4 they established “Camp Pemetic” on Wasgatt Cove in Northeast Harbor, just south of where Hadlock Brook empties into Somes Sound.

My Maine Stories

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History of Forest Gardens
by Gary Libby

This is a history of one of Portland's oldest local bars