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Historical Items

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Item 26671

Carrying Place Cove, Life Saving Station, Lubec, ca. 1890

Contributed by: Lubec Memorial Library Date: circa 1890 Location: Lubec Media: Image on postcard

Item 26676

Crew of Life Saving Station, Carrying Place Cove, Lubec, ca. 1890

Contributed by: Lubec Memorial Library Date: circa 1890 Location: Lubec Media: Photographic print

Item 80737

Coast Guard Life Saving Station, Biddeford Pool, ca. 1917

Contributed by: McArthur Public Library Date: circa 1917 Location: Biddeford Media: Photographic print

Exhibits

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Cape Elizabeth Shipwrecks

The rocky coastline of Cape Elizabeth has sent many vessels to their watery graves.

Site Pages

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Blue Hill, Maine - Shipbuilding: An Important Early Industry

Folks near Galway rescued him. He sent a report back to the ship owners and was given passage back to the States by the Irish government.

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Lubec, Maine - Building the Roosevelt Bridge to Campobello - Page 1 of 3

While hanging on to the trestle waiting to be rescued, he watched the dory dock at the Lubec boat landing and unload most of the workers.

My Maine Stories

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Portland in the 1940s
by Carol Norton Hall

As a young woman in Portland during WWII, the presence of servicemen was life changing.