Keywords: The Maine State Centennial
Contributed by: Maine Historical Society/MaineToday Media Date: 1920 Location: Portland Media: Glass Negative
Passamaquoddy Indians from Washington County traveled to Portland in 1920 to take part in the Maine Centennial Exposition. They set up an "Indian Village" at Deering Oaks Park.
Photographers from the Eastern Illustrating and Publishing Co. of Belfast traveled throughout the state, especially in small communities, taking images for postcards. Many of these images, taken in the first three decades of the twentieth century, capture Main Streets on the brink of modernity.
With a long history of patriotism and service, Maine experienced the war in a truly distinct way. Its individual experiences tell the story of not only what it means to be an American, but what it means to be from Maine during the war to end all wars.
Centennial program, Lubec, 1911 Item Contributed byLubec Historical Society Use of the zoom tool to read Monday's schedule, upper left of the…
Centennial on Main Street, Lubec, 1911 Item Contributed byLubec Historical Society The Weather and the Program As a seaman and also Customs…