Keywords: The Ovens
Historical ItemsView All Showing 2 of 27
The Ovens, Bar Harbor, ca. 1900
Contributed by: Jesup Memorial Library Date: circa 1900 Location: Bar Harbor Media: Postcard
The Ovens at Salisbury Cove, ca. 1910
Contributed by: Jesup Memorial Library Date: circa 1910 Media: Postcard
The Ovens, Mt. Desert Island, 1940
Contributed by: Jesup Memorial Library Date: 1940 Location: Bar Harbor Media: Postcard
Online ExhibitsView All Showing 2 of 5
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.
Summer Folk: The Postcard View
Vacationers, "rusticators," or tourists began flooding into Maine in the last quarter of the 19th century. Many arrived by train or steamer. Eventually, automobiles expanded and changed the tourist trade, and some vacationers bought their own "cottages."
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.
Site PagesView All Showing 2 of 5
Lubec, Maine - Canning Sardines in Lubec: Technology, the Syndicate and Labor
However, the cans were likely to be the extruded type introduced by American Can a few years before.
Cumberland & North Yarmouth - Skyline Farm - Making and Preserving History
There was always something good coming out of the oven to go with your hot chocolate.” Carl Semmes Securing Trusses on Skyline Riding Arena X…
Historic Hallowell - Wood Ashes or Gold Dust?
If that residue was baked in an oven, the carbon in the residue would cook off, leaving a product called pearl-ash.
My Maine StoriesView All Showing 2 of 2
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.