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Historical Items

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Item 14387

Hose 5 Fire Museum

Contributed by: Hose 5 Fire Museum Date: 2004-07-10 Location: Bangor Media: Brick

Item 14270

Hose 8 Fireman's Leather Hat

Contributed by: Hose 5 Fire Museum Date: 1880 Location: Bangor Media: Leather

Item 14269

1880 Hose 7 Fireman's Hat

Contributed by: Hose 5 Fire Museum Date: 1880 Location: Bangor Media: Leather

Tax Records

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Item 74587

Hose Shanty, Thompsons Point, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: The Portland & Ogdensburg Railroad Use: Hose Shanty

Item 74957

Hose Shanty, Thompsons Point, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: The Portland & Ogdensburg Railroad Use: Hose Shanty

Item 74958

Assessor's Record, Hose Shanty, Thompsons Point, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: The Portland & Ogdensburg Railroad Use: Hose Shanty

Exhibits

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Exhibit

A Day for Remembering

Most societies have had rituals or times set aside to honor ancestors, those who have died and have paved the way for the living. Memorial Day, the last Monday in May, is the day Americans have set aside for such remembrances.

Exhibit

Navy Firefighting School, Little Chebeague Island

Little Chebeague Island in Casco Bay was home to recreational facilities and a firefighting school for WWII sailors. The school was part of a Navy effort to have non-firefighting personnel knowledgeable in dealing with shipboard fires.

Exhibit

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.

Site Pages

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Site Page

Hose 5 Fire Museum

View collections, facts, and contact information for this Contributing Partner.

Site Page

Swan's Island: Six miles east of ordinary - Draining Baird's Quarry

and Isaac Stinson in a boat in the Quarry Pond, Minturn, Swan's Island. The men are setting up the hose to drain the pond.

Site Page

Biddeford History & Heritage Project - Cities of Smoke and Soot

A special city council meeting that evening was held that night in order to address the overall hose shortage that had been caused by the blaze.

My Maine Stories

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Story

Catching live bait with Grandfather
by Randy Randall

We never bought live bait for fishing. Grandfather caught all the minnows and shiners we needed.