Historical ItemsView All Showing 2 of 359
Biddeford National Band at Camp Ellis, 1919
Contributed by: McArthur Public Library Date: 1919-08-24 Location: Saco; Biddeford Media: Photographic print
Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1939 Location: Saco Media: Photographic print
Bands marching through Sanford Square, 1955
Contributed by: Sanford-Springvale Historical Society Date: 1955 Location: Sanford Media: Photo transparency
Tax RecordsView All Showing 2 of 2
Assessor's Record, Mill and Band Saw, Brown's Wharf, Portland, 1924
Owner in 1924: F. E. Irwin Lumber Company Use: Mill and Band Saw
1929-2013 Forest Avenue, Portland, 1924
Owner in 1924: Riverton Realty Company Use: Refreshment & Band Stand
Architecture & LandscapeView All Showing 1 of 1
Winthrop Library, Winthrop, 1916
Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1916 Location: Winthrop Client: unknown Architect: John Calvin Stevens and John Howard Stevens Architects
Online ExhibitsView All Showing 2 of 43
Before the era of recorded music and radio, nearly every community had a band that played at parades and other civic events. Fire departments had bands, military units had bands, theaters had bands. Band music was everywhere.
Holding up the Sky: Wabanaki people, culture, history, and art
Learn about Native diplomacy and obligation by exploring 13,000 years of Wabanaki residence in Maine through 17th century treaties, historic items, and contemporary artworks—from ash baskets to high fashion. Wabanaki voices contextualize present-day relevance and repercussions of 400 years of shared histories between Wabanakis and settlers to their region.
Rumford's Notable Citizens in the Civil War
A number of Rumford area residents played important roles during the Civil War -- and in the community afterwards. Among these are William King Kimball, who commanded the 12th Maine for much of the war.
Site PagesView All Showing 2 of 66
John Martin: Expert Observer - Bangor Cornet Band member, 1864
Bangor Cornet Band member, 1864 Contributed by Maine Historical Society and Maine State Museum Description John Martin (1823-1904), an…
Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Online Items
Online Items Strong School Band, Strong, ca. 1958 Item 67536 infoStrong Historical Society G.
Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - 1951 School
1951 School Strong School Band, Strong, ca. 1958 Item 67536 infoStrong Historical Society G.
My Maine StoriesView All Showing 2 of 15
Mike Remillard shares his in-depth knowledge of our community
by Biddeford Cultural & Heritage Center
You will learn a lot from Mike's fascination with many topics from church organs to submarines.