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Keywords: tides

Historical Items

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Item 19175

The Tides, Bar Harbor, ca. 1920

Contributed by: Jesup Memorial Library Date: circa 1920 Location: Bar Harbor Media: Postcard

Item 101903

Remains of Westport to Woolwich Bridge, ca. 1930

Contributed by: Westport Island History Committee Date: circa 1930 Location: Westport Island Media: Photographic print

Item 54180

Trecartin Tin Shop building, Lubec, 1975, 1975

Contributed by: Lubec Historical Society Date: 1975 Location: Lubec Media: Kodachrome slide

Tax Records

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Item 83712

Skillings property, S. Side Sargent Road, Peaks Island, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Olive M. Skillings Use: Summer Dwelling

Architecture & Landscape

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Item 111558

Tides Institute and Museum of Art section, Eastport, 2015-2016

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 2015–2016 Location: Eastport; Eastport Client: Tides Institute and Museum of Art Architect: Carol A. Wilson; Carol A. Wilson, Architect

Online Exhibits

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Jameson & Wotton Wharf, Friendship

Since 1897, the Jameson & Wotton Wharf in Friendship has been an important addition to the community on Muscongus Bay. The wharf, which is accessible at all tides, was a steamboat stop for many years, as well as important to the lobster business.


Auto Racing in Maine: 1911

The novelty of organized auto racing came to Maine in 1911 with a hill-climbing event in Poland and speed racing at Old Orchard Beach. Drivers and cars came from all over New England for these events.


Designing Acadia

For one hundred years, Acadia National Park has captured the American imagination and stood as the most recognizable symbol of Maine’s important natural history and identity. This exhibit highlights Maine Memory content relating to Acadia and Mount Desert Island.

Site Pages

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Lubec, Maine - Building the Roosevelt Bridge to Campobello - Page 2 of 3

"… at low tide, the water reflecting the calm before tide reversal. The left photo near high tide reveals the water just below the bottom of the…"

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John Martin: Expert Observer - Steamer "Bangor," 1847

"They had not considered the tide -- and the bottom propeller prevented the vessel from getting into Rockland harbor at low tide."

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Swan's Island: Six miles east of ordinary - -Across the Sea- a history through transportation

"… the shores of Swan's Island, but there is a community spirit that survives, as constant as the tides. Come read the history of our island home."

My Maine Stories

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Swimming with Jellyfish
by Cathy. L

At the age of 19 Cathy attended an Audubon Camp at Hog Island.


Water is Music
by P Leone

Throughout her life water has played an important part


The Joys of Kayaking - Pam's Story
by Pam Ferris-Olson

Pam has kayaked in many special places but her fondest memories are being made on Casco Bay