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Swan's Island: Six miles east of ordinary - About Us

… library destroyed photographs, documents, artwork, artifacts, and other priceless pieces of island history.

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Biddeford History & Heritage Project - Artists and Inventors of Biddeford

… rallying patriotic fervor with World War I artwork, or inventing new technology to keep a local industry booming, Biddeford has produced real…

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Bowdoin College Museum of Art

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L.L. Bean Corporate Archives

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Washburn-Norlands Living History Center

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Acadia National Park

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Windham Historical Society

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Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - Harbor Cottage, The Old Ell (“Mame’s House”), and the Big Barn

… the visual beauty of Mount Desert Island in their artwork, the tourist industry on Mount Desert Island was born. As a result, the A.C.

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Swan's Island: Six miles east of ordinary - V. Changing times: the Swan’s Island Ferry

… including photographs, artifacts, documents and artwork. The community banded together in an effort to preserve what history remained—donating…

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Lubec, Maine - Lubec's 1911 Centennial Celebration - Page 2 of 2

… as the gift of these articles evinces.” The artwork was promptly displayed in the window of Centennial Headquarters, the C.H.

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Surry by the Bay - Surry Opera Company

In lieu of sets, 200 slides of artwork commissioned from various local artists provided a backdrop for performances.

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John Martin: Expert Observer - Lewiston Journal article on Katahdin Iron Works

Lewiston Journal article on Katahdin Iron Works   Article on KIW This undated article from the Lewiston Journal was among John Martin's effects.

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John Martin: Expert Observer - Illustrations

Illustrations Thieves in Bangor, ca. 1865Maine Historical Society and Maine State Museum When he visited Belfast and saw a house he admired…

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John Martin: Expert Observer - Intro: pages 534-603

Intro: pages 534-603 Approximately 1859-1854   Part 8, pages 534-603 Two of Martin's children were quite ill with measles; he looked for a new…

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John Martin: Expert Observer - Intro: pages 129-142

Intro: pages 129-142   Part 7, pages 129-end The final pages of Scrapbook 3 continue the story of the 1872 presidential campaign -- the contest…

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John Martin: Expert Observer - Part 6, pages 97-113

Part 6, pages 97-113 In this section, Martin has a newspaper article that discusses the July 4, 1865 festivities in Bangor in some detail.

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John Martin: Expert Observer - Part 3, pages 38-56

Part 3, pages 38-56 In a combination of newspaper clippings and original narrative, Martin moves from the political to the personal, and topics in…

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John Martin: Expert Observer - Intro: pages 604-650

Intro: pages 604-650 Approximately 1860-1865   Part 9, pages 604-end John Martin concluded his 650-page journal writing about the effects of the…

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John Martin: Expert Observer - Intro: pages 121-end

Intro: pages 121-end   Part 4, pages 121-end The final section of Martin's scrapbook begins with his reflections on the new inventions and…

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John Martin: Expert Observer - Alonzo Raynes remembrance of trip around Cape Horn

Alonzo Raynes remembrance of trip around Cape Horn   Alonzo Raynes remembrance This newspaper clipping from an unidentified California newspaper…

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John Martin: Expert Observer - Use policies and agreements

Use policies and agreements Please click on this link to read the policies for use of the materials on this site: MMN Policies and Agreements X…