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Category: Public Events & Celebrations, Fairs & Festivals

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 1047

Crowd at Norridgewock, ca. 1900

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: circa 1900 Location: Norridgewock Media: Photographic print

Item 8736

North Waterford World's Fair, 1906

Contributed by: Waterford Historical Society Date: 1906 Location: Waterford Media: Postcard

Item 10896

Houlton Fair officials, 1914

Contributed by: Aroostook County Historical and Art Museum Date: 1914-08-25 Location: Houlton Media: Photographic print

Item 11115

Grandstand, Houlton Community Park, 1914

Contributed by: Aroostook County Historical and Art Museum Date: 1914-08-25 Location: Houlton Media: Photographic print

Item 12244

Exhibition Hall, Topsham Fair, ca. 1890

Contributed by: Pejepscot History Center Date: circa 1890 Location: Topsham Media: Photograph, print

Item 13003

North New Portland Fair, ca. 1908

Contributed by: Stanley Museum Date: circa 1908 Location: North New Portland Media: Photographic print

Item 13413

Fairgrounds, Norway, ca. 1944

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: circa 1944 Location: Norway Media: Photographic print

Item 13824

Ticket, Oxford County Fair, ca. 1950

Contributed by: Norway Historical Society Date: circa 1950 Location: Norway; Paris Media: Paper

Item 16600

Carnival Days in Sanford, ca 1900

Contributed by: Sanford-Springvale Historical Society Date: circa 1900 Location: Sanford Media: Print from Glass Negative

Item 19306

Arthur Winslow letter from World's Fair, 1904

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1904 Location: Saint Louis; Saco Media: Ink on paper

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Item 25396

Old Orchard Beach, July 29, 1915

Contributed by: Dyer Library/Saco Museum Date: 1915-07-29 Location: Old Orchard Beach Media: Photographic print

Item 25625

New Portland Fair, September 22, 1951

Contributed by: New Portland Historical Society Date: 1951-09-22 Location: New Portland Media: Photographic print

Item 26186

May Day Celebration, 1916

Contributed by: Dyer Library/Saco Museum Date: 1916 Media: Photographic print

Item 26558

Potato Blossom Festival parade, Fort Fairfield, 1967

Contributed by: Northeast Historic Film Date: 1967 Location: Fort Fairfield Media: filmstrip, 16mm

Item 27464

Farmington Fairgrounds, 1918

Contributed by: Farmington Historical Society Date: 1918 Location: Farmington Media: Photographic print

Item 28976

Catalog of Maine State Fair, Portland, 1856

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1856 Location: Portland Media: Ink on paper

Item 33877

Postcard of the Blue Hill Fair, 1964

Contributed by: Blue Hill Public Library Date: 1964-09-07 Location: Blue Hill Media: Photographic print

Item 33887

Aerial oblique view of Blue Hill Fair, ca. 1915

Contributed by: Blue Hill Public Library Date: 1915 Location: Blue Hill Media: Postcard

Item 61887

Central Maine Fair, Waterville, ca. 1905

Contributed by: Waterville Public Library Date: circa 1905 Location: Waterville Media: Photographic print

Item 61890

Central Maine Fair, Waterville, ca. 1905

Contributed by: Waterville Public Library Date: circa 1905 Location: Waterville Media: Photographic print

Item 67378

Surry Day Fairground, 1967

Contributed by: Surry Historical Society Date: 1967-08-12 Location: Surry Media: Photographic print

Item 73303

Granville R. Lee and Miss Portland, Deering Oaks, 1924

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society/MaineToday Media Date: 1924-08-30 Location: Portland Media: Glass Negative

Item 73306

America, Yesterday and Today Pageant, Deering Oaks, 1924

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society/MaineToday Media Date: 1924-08-30 Location: Portland Media: Glass Negative

Item 73619

Annette Glenn, Deering Oaks, Portland, 1924

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society/MaineToday Media Date: 1924 Location: Portland Media: Glass Negative