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Historical Items

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Mystery Corner Item

Item 103956

Policeman Carl Wibe riding a motorcycle, 1926

Mystery Corner Item Do you know where this was taken?

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society/MaineToday Media Date: 1926 Media: Glass Negative

Item 24021

1906 Autocar, Type VII, Touring

Contributed by: Owls Head Transportation Museum Date: 1906 Location: Owls Head Media: Metal

Item 34264

Lincoln Parade, ca. 1930

Contributed by: Lincoln Historical Society Date: circa 1930 Location: Lincoln Media: Photographic print

Exhibits

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A Parade, an Airplane and Two Weddings

Two couples, a parade from downtown Caribou to the airfield, and two airplane flights were the scene in 1930 when the couples each took off in a single-engine plane to tie the knot high over Aroostook County.

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The Arrival of Winter

The astronomical arrival of winter -- also known as the winter solstice -- marks the year's shortest day and the season of snow and cold. It usually arrives on December 21.

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Skiing Pleasant Mountain

By the second half of the 20th century, skiing began to enjoy unprecedented popularity. Pleasant Mountain in Bridgton (later Shawnee Peak) was Maine's foremost place to join the fun in the 1950s and 1960s.

Site Pages

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Site Page

Historic Hallowell - Blizzard Poems

… plow’s success died down difficult transportation troubled vehicles Deaths 56 seamen, 5 others on the Turnpike, and 2 lobstermen By Emma Wilson

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Owls Head Transportation Museum

View collections, facts, and contact information for this Contributing Partner.

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Bridge

… to accomodate two automobiles, as the first two vehicles raced across it. One was driven by a lady and the other by a gentleman.

My Maine Stories

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Story

Norcross Deer Hunting
by Albert Fowler

How hunting has impacted my life

Story

Vietnam Memoirs
by David Chessey

MY PERSONAL EXPERIENCES AND MY OBSERVATION OF NATIONWIDE OPINIONS CONCERNING THE “VIET NAM" WAR