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Historical Items

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Item 8672

Hopalong Cassidy book jacket, 1931

Contributed by: Fryeburg Public Library Date: 1931 Location: Fryeburg Media: Ink on paper

Item 8662

Tex- of Bar 20 book jacket, 1922

Contributed by: Fryeburg Public Library Date: 1922 Location: Fryeburg Media: Ink on paper

Item 8673

'The Coming of Cassidy' book jacket, 1913

Contributed by: Fryeburg Public Library Date: 1913 Location: Fryeburg Media: Ink on paper

Online Exhibits

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Fashionable Maine: early twentieth century clothing

Maine residents kept pace with the dramatic shift in women’s dress that occurred during the short number of years preceding and immediately following World War I. The long restrictive skirts, stiff collars, body molding corsets and formal behavior of earlier decades quickly faded away and the new straight, dropped waist easy-to-wear clothing gave mobility and freedom of movement in tune with the young independent women of the casual, post-war jazz age generation.

Exhibit

Northern Threads: Silhouettes in Sequence, ca. 1780-1889

A themed exhibit vignette within "Northern Threads Part I," featuring a timeline of silhouettes from about 1775 through 1889.

Exhibit

Northern Threads: Outerwear, Militia & Cadet uniforms

A themed vignette within "Northern Threads Part I," featuring 19th century outerwear, bonnets, militia and cadet uniforms.

Site Pages

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Historic Clothing Collection - 1930-1940 - Page 1 of 4

"Day dress with jacket, ca. 1930Maine Historical Society Just how attractive and fashionable rayon could be is seen in the comfortable easy elegance…"

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Historic Clothing Collection - Outerwear 1800-1830

"… at the back; a Longfellow family spencer or short jacket; a mid-calf length brownish green wadded cloak, pink silk lined with pink silk frills…"

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Historic Clothing Collection - Organizational Uniforms

"… athletic-style sports team uniforms and school jackets; or uniforms associated with national organizations like the Red Cross."

My Maine Stories

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Story

militakwat
by Jason Brown

A story about Jason Brown's orchestral debut, militakwat

Story

A Splash of Water
by Marilyn Weymouth Seguin

Reminisce of a lifetime on Little Sebago Lake

Story

C19 on Pine Point Beach
by Beth, Scarborough

Cancer patient experience during pandemic