Keywords: mud season
Historical ItemsView All Showing 2 of 4
Good Will boy on stilts, Fairfield, ca. 1915
Contributed by: L.C. Bates Museum / Good Will-Hinckley Homes Date: circa 1915 Location: Fairfield Media: Photographic print
Model T Fords, Skowhegan, ca. 1920
Contributed by: Skowhegan History House Date: circa 1920 Location: Skowhegan Media: Photographic print
Parsons or Elder Neighborhood School, New Portland, ca. 1930
Contributed by: New Portland Historical Society Date: circa 1930 Location: New Portland Media: Photographic print
Online ExhibitsView All Showing 2 of 3
Student Exhibit: Somerset Railroad
The Somerset Railroad was completed in 1872. It started out as a dream to link the Maine Coast with Canadian businesses to the north. It ran from the North Woods around Moosehead Lake down to Southern Maine and back again for 56 years.
Immigration is one of the most debated topics in Maine. Controversy aside, immigration is also America's oldest tradition, and along with religious tolerance, what our nation was built upon. Since the first people--the Wabanaki--permitted Europeans to settle in the land now known as Maine, we have been a state of immigrants.
Sagadahoc County through the Eastern Eye
The Eastern Illustrating and Publishing Company of Belfast, Maine. employed photographers who traveled by company vehicle through New England each summer, taking pictures of towns and cities, vacation spots and tourist attractions, working waterfronts and local industries, and other subjects postcard recipients might enjoy. The cards were printed by the millions in Belfast into the 1940s.
Site PagesView All Showing 2 of 6
Scarborough: They Called It Owascoag - Catch of the Day: Clamming and Lobstering - Page 1 of 4
… so the digger must bend at the waist often in mud to the knees to dig through the tidal mud flats for clams.
Skowhegan Community History - Farming in the Skowhegan Area
In mud season it was particularly difficult. harvesting wheatItem Contributed bySkowhegan History House As the 1800s went on, the railroad…
New Portland: Bridging the Past to the Future - East New Portland Village Schools
During mud season the school had to be closed until the roads were dry enough to travel on. I'm sure that there were other teachers that taught at…
My Maine StoriesView All Showing 2 of 2
Hooch Mum and my Vietnam service
by Jim Barrows
A poem about being a medic, saving Vietnamese people and babies. Sometimes we trusted too much.
My father's world - the old farm in Richmond, Maine
by Donald C. Cunningham
A story about my father and our family.