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Item 100630

Clark S. Edwards, Bethel, ca. 1890

Contributed by: Bethel Historical Society

Date: circa 1890

Location: Bethel

Media: Photographic print

Item 16932

Thomas Brackett Reed medal, 1910

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: circa 1910

Media: silk, metal

Item 62797

Public Library 50th Anniversary poster, Waterville, 1955

Contributed by: Waterville Public Library

Date: 1955-09-09

Location: Waterville

Media: Ink on paper, Poster

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Exhibit

Hannibal Hamlin, 1860

Hannibal Hamlin of Paris Hill

2009 marked the bicentennials of the births of Abraham Lincoln and his first vice president, Hannibal Hamlin of Maine. To observe the anniversary, Paris Hill, where Hamlin was born and raised, honored the native statesman and recalled both his early life in the community and the mark he made on Maine and the nation.

Exhibit

Launch of Doris Hamlin, Harrington, 1919

Launch of the 'Doris Hamlin'

The Doris Hamlin, a four-masted schooner built at the Frye-Flynn Shipyard in Harrington, was one of the last vessels launched there, marking the decline of a once vigorous shipbuilding industry in Washington County.

Exhibit

Rosamond Weston Eddy bookplate, ca. 1925

Bookplates Honor Annie Louise Cary

A summer resident of Wayne collected more than 3,000 bookplates to honor Maine native and noted opera singer Annie Louise Cary and to support the Cary Memorial Library.

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Site Page

Potato races, Swans Island, ca. 1950

Swan's Island: Six miles east of ordinary - Holiday Events

… and watch a wreath being thrown into the harbor commemorating those whose lives were lost at sea. Potato races, Swans Island, ca.

Site Page

Fannie Brackley and doe, ca. 1937

Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - "Fly Rod" Crosby - Page 3 of 3

… grass-roots organization has developed a new commemorative trail called the Fly Rod Crosby Trail which will eventually stretch 45 miles and connect…

Site Page

Passengers boarding trolley at Five Points, Biddeford, ca. 1900

Biddeford History & Heritage Project - EXPLORE the history of Biddeford, Maine...

… byMcArthur Public Library City Building commemorative cup, Biddeford, ca. 1905Item Contributed byMcArthur Public Library Biddeford High…