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Category: Nature & Geography, Weather & Disasters

Historical Items

These results include photographs, documents, letters, paintings, artifacts, and many other kinds of Maine related items from collections around the state and elsewhere.


Item 26662

Prison Brooms to the Train Depot, Thomaston, 1915

Contributed by: Thomaston Historical Society Date: circa 1915 Location: Thomaston Media: Photographic print

Item 26848

CCC camp, Jefferson, ca. 1933

Contributed by: Maine Forest Service Date: circa 1933 Location: Jefferson Media: Photographic print

Item 27169

Lightning Strike, Baptist Church Steeple, Thomaston 1992

Contributed by: Thomaston Historical Society Date: 1992-06-14 Location: Thomaston Media: Photographic print

Item 30696

Remains of Guilford Town Hall after fire of 1928

Contributed by: Guilford Historical Society Date: 1928-02-06 Location: Guilford Media: Photographic print

Item 31252

Bangor fire ruins, 1911

Contributed by: Bangor Public Library Date: 1911 Location: Bangor Media: Photographic print

Item 31254

Opening streets after fire, Bangor, 1911

Contributed by: Bangor Public Library Date: 1911 Location: Bangor Media: Lantern slide

Item 31286

Post Office Demolition, Bangor, ca. 1913

Contributed by: Bangor Public Library Date: circa 1913 Location: Bangor Media: Lantern slide

Item 31311

Repairing Electric Lines on Exchange Street, Bangor, 1911

Contributed by: Bangor Public Library Date: 1911 Location: Bangor Media: Glass Negative

Item 31665

Josiah Pierce on flooded Androscoggin, Brunswick, 1843

Contributed by: Pierce Family Collection through Maine Historical Society Date: 1843-05-05 Location: Brunswick Media: Ink on paper

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Item 31679

Main Street, Saco, after the fire of December 9, 1912

Contributed by: McArthur Public Library Date: 1912-12-09 Location: Saco Media: Photographic print

Item 67326

'USS Wakefield' under tow, Boston, 1942

Contributed by: National Archives at Boston Date: 1942 Location: Boston Media: Photographic print

Item 99426

Remnants of the Diamond National & Hooper Street Fire, Biddeford, 1963

Contributed by: McArthur Public Library Date: 1963-04-20 Location: Biddeford Media: Photographic print

Item 104647

Fire at Bernstein's Store, Yarmouth, 1913

Contributed by: Yarmouth Historical Society Date: 1913-07-13 Location: Yarmouth Media: Photographic print

Item 105940

Eli B. Bean's Store, Brownfield, ca. 1890

Contributed by: Brownfield Historical Society Date: circa 1890 Location: Brownfield Media: Photographic print

Item 109066

Colonial Theater, Belfast, ca. 1932

Contributed by: Penobscot Marine Museum Date: circa 1932 Location: Belfast Media: Film Negative

Item 6278

The town of Falmouth, burnt by Capt. Moet, October 18, 1775

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1775-10-18 Location: Portland Media: Photograph, map

Item 6798

Copy of letter from Samuel Graves to Philip Stephens, 1775

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1775-10-09 Location: Portland Media: Ink on paper

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Item 6891

Winter scene near Portland, ca. 1848

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: circa 1848 Location: Portland Media: Oil on canvas

Item 8871

Four-mast bark 'Roanoke' under sail

Contributed by: Maine Maritime Museum Date: 1892 Media: Glass Negative

Item 8872

Ship ARYAN, Phippsburg, 1893

Contributed by: Maine Maritime Museum Date: 1893 Location: Phippsburg Media: Photographic print

Item 14879

Congress Street, Portland, 1800

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1800 Location: Portland Media: Ink on paper

Item 22700

Snow Scene on Maine Street, Brunswick, 1885

Contributed by: Pejepscot History Center Date: circa 1885 Location: Brunswick; Brunswick; Brunswick Media: Photographic print