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Historical Items Showing 3 of 83 View All

Item 21224

Wood grain measures, New Sweden, ca. 1880

Contributed by: New Sweden Historical Society

Date: circa 1880

Location: New Sweden

Media: wood

Item 13256

Grain binder, Caribou, ca. 1940

Contributed by: Caribou Public Library

Date: circa 1940

Location: Caribou

Media: Photographic print

Item 21225

Handmade grain sifter, New Sweden, ca. 1880

Contributed by: New Sweden Historical Society

Date: circa 1880

Location: New Sweden

Media: wood

Tax Records Showing 3 of 19 View All

Item 86942

Grain Mill, Commercial Street (rear), Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Richardson Wharf Company

Use: Grain Mill

Item 86753

Grain Mill and Storage, Union Wharf, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Conant Corporation

Use: Grain Mill and Storage

Item 37322

202 Commercial Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Central Wharf Proprietors

Use: Storage - Grain

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Exhibit

473-477 Congress Street, Portland, 1924

A Snapshot of Portland, 1924: The Taxman Cometh

In 1924, with Portland was on the verge of profound changes, the Tax Assessors Office undertook a project to document every building in the city -- with photographs and detailed information that provide a unique view into Portland's architecture, neighborhoods, industries, and businesses.

Exhibit

Schooner Viking, ca. 1885

The Irish on the Docks of Portland

Many of the dockworkers -- longshoremen -- in Portland were Irish or of Irish descent. The Irish language was spoken on the docks and Irish traditions followed, including that of giving nicknames to the workers, many of whose given names were similar.

Exhibit

Friendship Harbor and the steamboat landing, ca. 1910

Jameson & Wotton Wharf, Friendship

Since 1897, the Jameson & Wotton Wharf in Friendship has been an important addition to the community on Muscongus Bay. The wharf, which is accessible at all tides, was a steamboat stop for many years, as well as important to the lobster business.

Site Pages Showing 3 of 20 View All

Site Page

Pike pole, Stockholm. ca. 1930

Maine's Swedish Colony, July 23, 1870 - A Photo Essay of Hand Tools Found in the Swedish Colony

… in the Swedish Colony Pike pole, Stockholm. ca. 1930 Item 19542 infoStockholm Historical Society Hand sickle used for cutting grain.

Site Page

Hallowell viewed from Chelsea, Hallowell Chelsea Bridge, ca. 1865

Historic Hallowell - Solid Foundations - Hallowell Granite

… granite desirable?  It was light and fine grained, with a high percentage of feldspar which made it easily worked in the quarry and under the…

Site Page

Samuel Carter Homestead, Blue Hill, 1891

Blue Hill, Maine - Long Island: The Forgotten Community - Page 2 of 3

… these island people "raised their own corn and grain, cattle, sheep, and swine, for the use of their families, spun, wove, and knit their clothing…

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Story

Vietnam Memoirs

by David Chessey


MY PERSONAL EXPERIENCES AND MY OBSERVATION OF NATIONWIDE OPINIONS CONCERNING THE “VIET NAM" WAR