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Robert A. Frost Memorial Library

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Lincoln, Maine - Lincoln Memorial Library, 1924

Lincoln Memorial Library, 1924 Contributed by Lincoln Historical Society Description The Lincoln Memorial Library was built in 1924, at…

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Lincoln, Maine - Lincoln Memorial Library, tables & fireplace, 1924

Lincoln Memorial Library, tables & fireplace, 1924 Contributed by Lincoln Historical Society Description The Lincoln Memorial Library…

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Thomaston: The Town that Went to Sea - Prison Fires - 1849 to 1924

Prison Fires - 1849 to 1924 In the summer and fall of 1849, due to severe changes of weather, the inmates suffered much sickness and mortality from…

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Home: The Wadsworth-Longfellow House and Portland - The Wadsworth-Longfellow House, 1786-1960

1924 Item 99786 infoMaine Historical Society 1924 - Looking East on Congress Street Toward City Hall This view was probably made from the roof…

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Carolyn Stone, Farmington State Normal School, 1928

… became the Dean of Women at the Normal School in 1924. She continued to teach physical education classes while serving as dean.

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Swan's Island: Six miles east of ordinary - Extra quarry pictures

Alec Borland (1860-1924) and Herman Staples (1895-1964) are standing by a paving stone. Herman is in the suit at right.

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Longfellow Garden Club

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Online Items

(1833-1919), Amos D. (1825-1910), Rosena I. (1856-1929). Back row: Albert W. (1854-1924), Edwin R. (1853-1921), Clinton V. (1858-1915).

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Online Items

1924 Item 64112 infoStrong Historical Society For twelve years Pierpole Brand Maine Apples were canned at Brackley's apple shop in Strong.

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Online Items

1924 Item 61681 infoStrong Historical Society Carroll Brackley and Menzor Will partnered in a venture to process and can local apples rather than…

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Railroad

1924 Item 61681 infoStrong Historical Society Carroll Brackley and Menzor Will partnered in a venture to process and can local apples rather than…

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Historic Hallowell - Prisons and Firearms

On September 15, 1924, a fire started in the broom shop, spreading to the jail. The total amount of loss from the fire was $500,000.

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Scarborough: They Called It Owascoag - Historical Overview - Page 4 of 4

Prouts Neck, ME: Prouts Neck Association, 1924. Jones, Herbert G. The King's Highway from Portland to Kittery. Portland, ME: Longfellow Press, 1953.

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City of Portland Planning & Urban Development

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Home: The Wadsworth-Longfellow House and Portland - The Wadsworth-Longfellow House and Portland

… The Longfellow House & the Emergence of Portland View exhibit: A Snapshot of Portland, 1924: The Taxman Cometh View exhibit: Picturing Henry

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Portland Press Herald Glass Negative Collection - "Twenty Nationalities, But All Americans"

The 1924 National Origins Act, which restricted European immigration and prohibited Asian immigration, was the result of several decades of debate…

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Historic Clothing Collection - 1920-1930 - Page 2 of 3

Shortened by 1924, skirts were shortest about 1926-27, and lengthened again by 1929. The new leg-exposing skirt length was a true revolution.

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Home: The Wadsworth-Longfellow House and Portland - Researching Your Home

… you live in Portland? Was your house built before 1924? If so, you can learn about the history of your house through the 1924 Portland Tax Assessor…

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Biddeford History & Heritage Project - VII. Flow and ebb: the effects of industrial peak & global upheaval (1900-1955) - Page 3 of 3

… nativist hatreds rose through the 1920's, and in 1924 the Ku Klux Klan claimed 50,000 members in Maine.

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Historic Hallowell - Child Labor

In 1924 Congress presented an amendment to the constitution to stop child labor, but some states did not agree.

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New Portland: Bridging the Past to the Future - Bridges of East New Portland

… Cement Bridge was opened to the public June 27, 1924. Carrabassett Bridge: Carrabassett River Bridge East New PortlandItem Contributed byNew…

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Seal Cove Auto Museum

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Maine's Swedish Colony, July 23, 1870 - Architecture

In 1924 a fine concrete bridge was finally built over the Madawaska Stream in Stockholm to replace the wooden one washed out in the flood of 1923.