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Flood, Water Street, Hallowell, 1936
Contributed by: Arthur Moore through Hubbard Free Library Date: 1936 Location: Hallowell Media: Photographic print
Contributed by: Pejepscot History Center Date: 1936-03-20 Location: Brunswick Media: Postcard
Contributed by: Winslow Historical Preservation Committee Date: circa 1936 Location: Winslow Media: Photographic print
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Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1903 Location: Augusta Client: Byron Boyd Architect: John Calvin Stevens and John Howard Stevens Architects
Online ExhibitsView All Showing 2 of 22
Melting snow, ice, warmer temperatures, and rain sometimes bring floods to Maine's many rivers and streams. Floods are most frequent in the spring, but can occur at any season.
In 1921, Guy Gannett purchased two competing Portland newspapers, merging them under the Portland Press Herald title. He followed in 1925 with the purchase the Portland Evening Express, which allowed him to combine two passions: photography and aviation.
The Swinging Bridge: Walking Across the Androscoggin
Built in 1892 to entice workers at the Cabot Manufacturing Corporation in Brunswick to move to newly built housing in Topsham, the Androscoggin Pedestrian "Swinging" Bridge or Le Petit Pont quickly became important to many people traveling between the two communities.
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Historic Hallowell - Hallowell Floods
Hallowell Floods Hallowell Flood 1870Hubbard Free Library Hallowell Flood 1896Hubbard Free Library The Hall-Dale 7th Grade, of…
Historic Hallowell - Hallowell Floods Citations
… Hallowell Floods Citations WEBSITES: Dartmouth Flood Observatory, published July 2003, 1987 Global Register of Extreme Flood Events…
Historic Hallowell - Poem of the 1896 Flood by William Lewis
… of the 1896 Flood by William Lewis Hallowell Flood of 1896 It was March 3, 1896 and there was a flood Everyone was 10 feet under without any food…
My Maine StoriesView All Showing 2 of 5
What does a warming climate mean for Maine?
by David Reidmiller
Climate change affects all aspects of life. What does this mean for Maine?
Catching live bait with Grandfather
by Randy Randall
We never bought live bait for fishing. Grandfather caught all the minnows and shiners we needed.
by Jennifer Sapiel Neptune
Exploring cultural resiliency in this time of rapidly changing climate.