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Houlton's 1861 hand pumper, ca. 1930
Contributed by: Aroostook County Historical and Art Museum Date: 1930 Location: Houlton Media: Photographic print
Androscoggin No. 2 hand engine of Topsham, 1850
Contributed by: Town of Topsham Date: 1850 Location: Topsham Media: Wood, metal
The Triumph, Waldoboro, ca. 1872
Contributed by: Waldoboro Fire Department Date: circa 1872 Location: Waldoboro Media: Wood, metal
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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.
Photographer Elijah Cobb's 1985 portfolio of the Laura E. Richards House, with text by Rosalind Cobb Wiggins and Laura E. Putnam.
Maine's natural resources -- granite, limestone and slate in particular -- along with its excellent ports made it a leader in mining and production of the valuable building materials. Stone work also attracted numerous skilled immigrants.
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Historic Hallowell - Cascade Hand Tub
Cascade Hand Tub Cascade Hand Tub, Vaughan Homestead, Hallowell, ca. 1935Hubbard Free Library The Cascade Hand Tub, built by Samuel Merrick of…
Historic Hallowell - Hallowell Fire Department Technology
For example, the Tiger or the Cascade Hand Pump, both of which were fire fighting technology in their time.
Historic Hallowell - The Tiger and the Lion
It is a hand tub, a type of fire fighting engine with a stitched together, leather hose. Fire Department, Hallowell, 1843Hubbard Free Library…