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Item 65515

S.R.R.L. parlor car acquired by Dr. Charles W. Bell, Strong, ca. 1936

Contributed by: Strong Historical Society Date: circa 1936 Location: Strong Media: Photographic print

Item 18521

Notre Dame de la Sagesse Convent bell, St. Agatha, ca. 1910

Contributed by: Ste. Agathe Historical Society Date: circa 1910 Location: Saint Agatha Media: Brass

Item 65504

Dr. Charles Bell's parlor car, Strong, ca. 1936

Contributed by: Strong Historical Society Date: circa 1936 Location: Strong Media: Photographic print

Exhibits

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Hannibal Hamlin of Paris Hill

2009 marked the bicentennials of the births of Abraham Lincoln and his first vice president, Hannibal Hamlin of Maine. To observe the anniversary, Paris Hill, where Hamlin was born and raised, honored the native statesman and recalled both his early life in the community and the mark he made on Maine and the nation.

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Maine Eats: the food revolution starts here

From Maine's iconic lobsters, blueberries, potatoes, apples, and maple syrup, to local favorites like poutine, baked beans, red hot dogs, Italian sandwiches, and Whoopie Pies, Maine's identity and economy are inextricably linked to food. Sourcing food, preparing food, and eating food are all part of the heartbeat of Maine's culture and economy. Now, a food revolution is taking us back to our roots in Maine: to the traditional sources, preparation, and pleasures of eating food that have sustained Mainers for millennia.

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The Sanitary Commission: Meeting Needs of Soldiers, Families

The Sanitary Commission, formed soon after the Civil War began in the spring of 1861, dealt with the health, relief needs, and morale of soldiers and their families. The Maine Agency helped families and soldiers with everything from furloughs to getting new socks.

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Online Items

Online Items Dr. Charles Bell's parlor car, Strong, ca. 1936 Item 65504 infoStrong Historical Society Parlor car #9 of the Sandy River &…

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Railroad

Railroad Dr. Charles Bell's parlor car, Strong, ca. 1936 Item 65504 infoStrong Historical Society Parlor car #9 of the Sandy River &…

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Online Items

Dr. Charles W. Bell acquired this parlor car and the rails it sits on. When the tracks were pulled, this piece of the siding was left in place with…