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Historical Items

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Item 82111

Fire Engine 2, 'Medomak,' Waldoboro, ca. 1846

Contributed by: Waldoboro Fire Department Date: circa 1846 Location: Waldoboro Media: Wood, wrought iron

Item 14263

Bangor Fire Department Engine 7

Contributed by: Hose 5 Fire Museum Date: 1948 Location: Bangor Media: Photographic print

Item 18290

Railroad engine house with turntable, Dover-Foxcroft, ca. 1990

Contributed by: Oakfield Historical Society Date: circa 1990 Location: Dover-Foxcroft Media: Photographic print

Tax Records

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Item 70929

Engine House, Presumpscot Street (rear), Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Canadian National Railroad Use: Engine House

Item 74948

Engine House, Thompsons Point, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: The Portland & Ogdensburg Railroad Use: Engine House

Item 74966

Engine House, Thompsons Point, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: The Portland & Ogdensburg Railroad Use: Engine House

Exhibits

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Home: The Longfellow House & the Emergence of Portland

The Wadsworth-Longfellow house is the oldest building on the Portland peninsula, the first historic site in Maine, a National Historic Landmark, home to three generations of Wadsworth and Longfellow family members -- including the boyhood home of the poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. The history of the house and its inhabitants provide a unique view of the growth and changes of Portland -- as well as of the immediate surroundings of the home.

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Waldoboro Fire Department's 175 Years

While the town of Waldoboro was chartered in 1773, it began organized fire protection in 1838 with a volunteer fire department and a hand pump fire engine, the Water Witch.

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A Tale of Two Sailmakers

Camden has been home to generations of fishermen, shipbuilders, sailmakers, and others who make their living through the sea. The lives of two Camden sailmakers, who were born nearly a century apart, became entwined at a small house on Limerock Street.

Site Pages

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Bath's Historic Downtown - The Customs House

On the map, the buildings on the property were an engine house and two other houses that were owned by J.

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Bath's Historic Downtown - The Sagadahock House and The Sagadahoc Block

Hall went back to New Meadows and talked the engineer, Mr. A. B. Burditt, who was also a diver, and had him put the suit on.

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Meeting House Park

It was believed that a spark from the railroad engine alighted in a shed on the Pleasant Street side of Meeting House Park.

My Maine Stories

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Story

Service in Bosnia, Iraq and Afghanistan by MAJ Adam R. Cote
by Adam R. Cote

Military Service has had a deep impact my life

Story

A Maine Family's story of being Prisoners of War in Manila
by Nicki Griffin

As a child, born after the war, I would hear these stories - glad they were finally written down