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Keywords: Taxes

Historical Items

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Item 21394

Loammi Baldwin on failure to pay taxes, 1804

Contributed by: Pierce Family Collection through Maine Historical Society Date: 1804 Location: Baldwin Media: Ink on paper

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Item 28427

Patrick Kerr tax bill, 1866

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1886 Location: Portland Media: Ink on paper

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Item 21393

Loammi Baldwin on taxes in Flintstown, 1802

Contributed by: Pierce Family Collection through Maine Historical Society Date: 1802 Location: Baldwin Media: Ink on paper

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Tax Records

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Item 48436

358 Dedham Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Bertha M Burns Use: Dwelling - Single family

Item 86605

Cushing property, Church Road, Cliff Island, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Margaret Cushing Use: Dwelling

Exhibits

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A Snapshot of Portland, 1924: The Taxman Cometh

In 1924, with Portland was on the verge of profound changes, the Tax Assessors Office undertook a project to document every building in the city -- with photographs and detailed information that provide a unique view into Portland's architecture, neighborhoods, industries, and businesses.

Exhibit

The Establishment of the Troy Town Forest

Seavey Piper, a selectman, farmer, landowner, and leader of the Town of Troy in the 1920s through the early 1950s helped establish a town forest on abandoned farm land in Troy. The exhibit details his work over ten years.

Exhibit

John Hancock's Relation to Maine

The president of the Continental Congress and the Declaration's most notable signatory, John Hancock, has ties to Maine through politics, and commercial businesses, substantial property, vacations, and family.

Site Pages

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Site Page

Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Online Items

Hervey Jennings was the tax collector and constable from 1933-1957. In 1939 he also accepted the duties of treasurer, a position he also held until…

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Biddeford History & Heritage Project - The Civil War/Reconstruction Era as Experienced in Biddeford & Saco - Page 14 of 17

The war years in the city were difficult; high taxes, city debt, and layoffs. The ensuing joblessness and poverty took their toll.

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City of Portland Planning & Urban Development

View collections, facts, and contact information for this Contributing Partner.

My Maine Stories

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Story

From Pee Wee to Pro The Maine Way
by Danny Bolduc

I am the very first person from Maine to have played hockey in the Olympics and in the NHL.

Story

2020 Sheltering in Place Random Notes During COVID-19
by Phyllis Merriam, LCSW

Sheltering-in-Place personal experiences in mid-coast Maine (Rockland) during March and April 2020

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History of Forest Gardens
by Gary Libby

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