Keywords: parts storage
Historical ItemsView All Showing 2 of 18
Bangor and Aroostook Railroad Parts Storage, Derby, c. 1945
Contributed by: Oakfield Historical Society Date: circa 1945 Location: Derby Media: Photographic print
View of Pleasant River and Addison, ca. 1920
Contributed by: Penobscot Marine Museum Date: circa 1920 Location: Addison Media: Glass Negative
Picking potatoes, Presque Isle, 1939
Contributed by: Presque Isle Historical Society Date: 1939 Location: Presque Isle Media: Photographic print
Tax RecordsView All Showing 1 of 1
Assessor's Record, 35 Brown Street, Portland, 1924
Owner in 1924: Philip H. Brown & John M. Brown Company Style: Utilitarian Use: Shed - Storage
Architecture & LandscapeView All Showing 2 of 3
Hancock County Cold Storage Inc. poultry processing plant, Ellsworth, 1950
Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1950 Location: Ellsworth Client: Hancock County Cold Storage Inc. Architect: Eaton W. Tarbell
Lorenzo De Medici Sweat Memorial, Portland, ca. 1910
Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1909–1966 Location: Portland; Portland Client: Portland Society of Art Architect: John Calvin Stevens
Tabenken residence, storage garage, shop, office, and warehouse, Veazie, 1946-1957
Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1946–1957 Location: Veazie Client: H. Tabenken Company Inc. Architect: Eaton W. Tarbell
Online ExhibitsView All Showing 2 of 20
A Town Is Born: South Bristol, 1915
After being part of the town of Bristol for nearly 150 years, residents of South Bristol determined that their interests would be better served by becoming a separate town and they broke away from the large community of Bristol.
MHS in Pictures: exploring our first 200 years
Two years after separating from Massachusetts, Maine leaders—many who were part of the push for statehood—also separated from Massachusetts Historical Society, creating the Maine Historical Society in 1822. The legislation signed on February 5, 1822 positioned MHS as the third-oldest state dedicated historical organization in the nation. The exhibition features MHS's five locations over the institution's two centuries, alongside images of leaders who have steered the organization through pivotal times.
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.
Site PagesView All Showing 2 of 16
Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - The Old Ell is Born
… equipment also became part of a taxi and vehicle storage business established in 1926 by John’s son, Richard.
Historic Hallowell - Ice Storm Works Cited Page
Personal interview. n.d. Edwards, Keith. “Water Storage Another Problem.” Storm Edition: Day 2, 10 Jan.
Architecture & Landscape database - Search the Database
… stand alone records might include separate storage, different provenance, or preservation. In such cases, a researcher should evaluate…
My Maine StoriesView All Showing 2 of 2
From Chinese Laundress to Mother of the Year
by Dr. Andrea Louie
Toy Len Goon's granddaughter recounts her immigration to the US and becoming Mother of the Year.
My father, Earle Ahlquist, served during World War II
by Earlene Chadbourne
Earle Ahlquist used his Maine common sense during his Marine service and to survive Iwo Jima