Keywords: low tide
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Contributed by: Friendship Museum
Date: circa 1920
Media: Glass Negative
Contributed by: McArthur Public Library
Location: Old Orchard Beach
Media: Photographic print
The novelty of organized auto racing came to Maine in 1911 with a hill-climbing event in Poland and speed racing at Old Orchard Beach. Drivers and cars came from all over New England for these events.
Following his historic flight across the Atlantic in May 1927, aviator Charles Lindbergh commenced a tour across America, greeted by cheering crowds at every stop. He was a day late for his speaking engagement in Portland, due to foggy conditions. Elise Fellows White wrote in her diary about seeing Lindbergh and his plane.
For one hundred years, Acadia National Park has captured the American imagination and stood as the most recognizable symbol of Maine’s important natural history and identity. This exhibit highlights Maine Memory content relating to Acadia and Mount Desert Island.
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… trestlework extending from the Lubec shore at low tide, the water reflecting the calm before tide reversal.
They made it back to Belfast but ran into low water and fog, delaying their return to Bangor. The steamer was intended as a freight vessel, so there…
In its twice-daily movement, the tide sweeps nutrient-rich water into the ocean and feeds offshore fish and their young.