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Historical Items

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Item 29435

Chase-Em-In Tea Room, Guilford, ca. 1920

Contributed by: Guilford Historical Society Date: circa 1920 Location: Guilford Media: Postcard

Item 22399

Beech Hill Tea Room, Island Falls, ca 1927

Contributed by: Island Falls Historical Society Date: circa 1927 Location: Island Falls Media: Photographic print

Item 25876

Tea Room, Good Will Farm, Fairfield, ca. 1935

Contributed by: L.C. Bates Museum / Good Will-Hinckley Homes Date: circa 1935 Location: Fairfield Media: Postcard

Tax Records

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Item 35761

2-8 Brown Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Albert S Rines Use: Stores & Offices

Item 88089

Long Island Ladies Improvement Association property, S. Side Island Avenue, Long Island, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Long Island Ladies Improvement Association Use: Tea Room

Item 38957

586 Congress Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Willis Moulton Use: Stores & Tea Room

Exhibits

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Chinese in Maine

In 1857, when Daniel Cough left Amoy Island, China, as a stowaway on a sailing ship from Mt. Desert Island he was on his way into history as the first Chinese person to make his home in Maine. He was soon followed by a cigar maker and a tea merchant who settled in Portland and then by many more Chinese men who spread all over Maine working mostly as laundrymen.

Exhibit

One Hundred Years of Caring -- EMMC

In 1892 five physicians -- William H. Simmons, William C. Mason, Walter H. Hunt, Everett T. Nealey, and William E. Baxter -- realized the need for a hospital in the city of Bangor had become urgent and they set about providing one.

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The Life and Legacy of the George Tate Family

Captain George Tate, mast agent for the King of England from 1751 to the Revolutionary War, and his descendants helped shape the development of Portland (first known as Falmouth) through activities such as commerce, shipping, and real estate.

Site Pages

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Swan's Island: Six miles east of ordinary - The Tea Room

… which is now part of the seating area in the Tea Room. Kids on the steps of Clevie Trask's home, Swan's Island, ca.

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Swan's Island: Six miles east of ordinary - Old Buildings

… Staples' house Minturn Schoolhouse The Tea Room Redmen's Hall Seaside Hall Andrew Smith Store The McCormick house…

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Biddeford History & Heritage Project - Thursday Club

Thursday Club Thursday Club tea set, Biddeford, ca. 1900 Item 29260 infoBiddeford Historical Society The next week the group met at the…

My Maine Stories

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Story

Apple Time - a visit to the ancestral farm
by Randy Randall

Memories from childhood of visiting the family homestead in Limington during apple picking time.

Story

Langdon Burton and the Cold, Wet Tourists
by Phil Tedrick

A father and son have their vacation experience totally changed by an encounter with a fisherman