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John Martin: Expert Observer - Plan of Alden Merry's house, Brownville Junction, 1893

… Plan of Alden Merry's house, Brownville Junction, 1893 Contributed by Maine Historical Society and Maine State Museum Description John…

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John Martin: Expert Observer - Intro: pages 22-71

… Ernst Sjostedt Horse racing Dramatic Club of Brownville John French George Knowles John Pomlow Electric street railroad, Bangor Col.

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John Martin: Expert Observer - John Martin self portrait, 1889

… Iron Works, in a "wild land township" near Brownville, starting in 1888. The illustration is on page 57 of the book and accompanies a written…

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John Martin: Expert Observer - Annie Martin Snow casket at grave, Bangor, 1889

… as an accountant at Katahdin Iron Works, near Brownville. Martin also wrote a journal detailing many of his experiences and two other scrapbooks.

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John Martin: Expert Observer - "A Society Lady of 1889," Bangor

… he was working at Katahdin Iron Works near Brownville. Martin wrote, "The above Lady shows what constitutes a Society lady of the present day.

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John Martin: Expert Observer - First electric railroad car in Bangor, 1889

… Martin was working at Katahdin Iron Works near Brownville when the trolley began operating early in the year, and wrote, "when I was in Bangor…

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John Martin: Expert Observer - Scrapbook 1: 1885-1899, Katahdin Iron Works, Silver Lake Hotel

near Brownville. Continuing his writing tradition that he began with his journal in 1864, his final scrapbook chronologically (which he labeled as…

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Maine's Swedish Colony, July 23, 1870 - The History of Stockholm

Originally they worked in Brownville with their brother Andrew and several other Swedes. Now they were able to build the first store in Stockholm, a…

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Life on a Tidal River - Four Important Women of Bangor

She was born on August 6, 1916, in Brownville, Maine, a town with only around one thousand people today.

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John Martin: Expert Observer - "Representing every particular:" John Martin's Reflections, Illustrations, and Commentary - Page 2 of 2

near Brownville. He created stunning illustrations of the Iron Company and the Silver Lake Hotel, and wrote descriptions of the business, employees…