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Item 21140

Bear trap, New Sweden, ca. 1900

Contributed by: New Sweden Historical Society

Date: circa 1900

Location: New Sweden

Media: steel

Item 11128

Sable trap, ca. 1900

Contributed by: Aroostook County Historical and Art Museum

Date: circa 1900

Media: Photographic print

Item 13579

Bear dead fall trap, ca. 1895

Contributed by: Aroostook County Historical and Art Museum

Date: circa 1895

Location: Houlton

Media: Photographic print

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Item 90188

Griffin property, Cliff Island Road, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Stephen H. Griffin

Use: Dwelling & Store

Exhibits Showing 3 of 8 View All

Exhibit

Walker Memorial Library, Westbrook, 1943

Hunting Season

Maine's ample woods historically provided numerous game animals and birds for hunters seeking food, fur, or hides. The promotion of hunting as tourism and concerns about conservation toward the end of the nineteenth century changed the nature of hunting in Maine.

Exhibit

Governor Baxter and His Dog, ca. 1921

People, Pets & Portraits

Informal family photos often include family pets -- but formal, studio portraits and paintings also often feature one person and one pet, in formal attire and pose.

Exhibit

Edith Knight Moulton, ca. 1900

The Arrival of Winter

The astronomical arrival of winter -- also known as the winter solstice -- marks the year's shortest day and the season of snow and cold. It usually arrives on December 21.

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Site Page

MMN Image 34527

Historic Hallowell - The Cyclone of 1895

… Grover’s Grocery Store was struck with a mass of rubble. Little Vigril White was trapped inside the store when this happening occurred.

Site Page

MMN Image 34527

Historic Hallowell - The Cyclone of 1895

… Grover’s Grocery Store was struck with a mass of rubble. Little Vigril White was trapped inside the store when this happening occurred.

Site Page

Horse and master, c. 1912

Historic Hallowell - The Cyclone of 1895

A horse had gotten trapped inside a compartment made by scattered debris. This little compartment was barely bigger than it's stable.

My Maine Stories Showing 3 of 5 View All

Story

Catching live bait with Grandfather

by Randy Randall


We never bought live bait for fishing. Grandfather caught all the minnows and shiners we needed.

Story

An allegory about the Vietnam war

by Bill Hinderer


An allegory about my service in the Vietnam War

Story

Memories of a mission in Vietnam, January 11, 1970

by SGT. Ronald Santerre, 1st Calvary Division


Extracting villagers from the Viet Cong in Vietnam