Historical ItemsView All Showing 2 of 215
Contributed by: Lubec Historical Society Date: 1906 Location: Lubec Media: Postcard
Sardine recipe folder cover, Lubec, ca. 1946
Contributed by: Lubec Historical Society Date: circa 1946 Location: Lubec Media: Ink on paper
Peacock’s Best brand sardine can, Lubec, pre-1963
Contributed by: Lubec Historical Society Date: circa 1960 Location: Lubec Media: Aluminum
Architecture & LandscapeView All Showing 1 of 1
Butler Manufacturing Buildings in various towns, Bangor, 1949-1951
Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1949–1951 Location: Bangor Clients: Charles W. Tenbroeck; Butler Manufacturing Architect: Eaton W. Tarbell
Online ExhibitsView All Showing 2 of 10
Early Fish Canneries in Brooklin
By the 1900s, numerous fish canneries began operating in Center Harbor, located within the Brooklin community. For over thirty years, these plants were an important factor in the community.
Washington County Through Eastern's Eye
Images taken by itinerant photographers for Eastern Illustrating and Publishing Company, a real photo postcard company, provide a unique look at industry, commerce, recreation, tourism, and the communities of Washington County in the early decades of the twentieth century.
Maine's corn canning industry, as illuminated by the career of George S. Jewett, prospered between 1850 and 1950.
Site PagesView All Showing 2 of 35
Lubec, Maine - Susie Calder: Lubec's Sardine Queen
Susie Calder: Lubec's Sardine Queen Susie (Knight) Calder was born on Lead Mine Road, the oldest girl in a family of 12 children.
Lubec, Maine - Canning Sardines in Lubec: Technology, the Syndicate and Labor
… the idea of canning small herring they called “sardines” to compete with real sardines from Europe.
… here or through the Narrative page Canning Sardines in Lubec: Technology, the Syndicate and Labor McCurdy Herring Smokehouse The Lighthouse at West…
My Maine StoriesView All Showing 1 of 1
How Belfast was the Chicken Capital of the Northeast
by Ralph Chavis
My memories of spending time in Belfast as a child when my father worked in the chicken industry.