Historical ItemsView All Showing 2 of 124
Contributed by: Bucksport Historical Society Date: 1892 Location: Bucksport Media: Photographic print
Heading off to picnic on Cousins Island, ca 1917
Contributed by: Yarmouth Historical Society Date: circa 1917 Location: Yarmouth Media: Photographic print
Staples family picnic on the beach, Swan's Island, ca. 1927
Contributed by: Swan's Island Historical Society Date: circa 1927 Location: Swan's Island Media: Photographic print
Online ExhibitsView All Showing 2 of 14
Maine's corn canning industry, as illuminated by the career of George S. Jewett, prospered between 1850 and 1950.
Student Exhibit: Benedict Arnold's March Through Skowhegan
Benedict Arnold arrived in Skowhegan on October 4th, 1775, and it was here that Arnold received his first offer of help from the colonists. Joseph Weston and his sons helped Benedict Arnold and his army cross over the Skowhegan Falls, but Joseph later got a severe cold from exposure and died of a fever on Oct.16th. His sons went back to the family home along the Kennebec for they were the first family to settle in Old Canaan or what is now Skowhegan.
Student Exhibit: The Great By-Pass
The debate over a proposed bridge and bypass in Skowhegan in 2005.
Site PagesView All Showing 2 of 23
John Martin: Expert Observer - Picnic, Fort Point Light, and Fort Pownal, 1865
Picnic, Fort Point Light, and Fort Pownal, 1865 Contributed by Maine Historical Society and Maine State Museum Description On page 122 of…
Presque Isle: The Star City - Northern Maine Fair Memories - Page 3 of 3
Everybody came to the picnic because it was the last thing before school started. Families had this picnic lunch because they could not afford to…
Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Porter Lake
… School 7th and 8th Graders, 2011-2012 Class Picnic At Porter LakeStrong Historical Society Return to Student Research Porter Lake was not…
My Maine StoriesView All Showing 2 of 2
Two generations tell the family's Paper story
by Normand and Richard Paradis
Father and son discuss their lives working for International Paper and changes over time
Beef Cutlet always reminds me of home in Iran
by Parivash Rohani
Making beef cutlet in Maine connects me to my home in Iran and my Baha'i faith.