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Pejepscot Historical Society

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Aroostook Historical and Art Museum

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Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - More on the Old Ell

… and used for a summer taxi, chauffer, and storage business they operated called Asticou Garage. Mary L.

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - The Brick Inn

He went into business with his brother selling merchandise as A.W.F. Belcher. He later became involved in Banking, and since 1858 held the position…

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Highlighting Historical Hampden - Riverside Park

Riverside Park also hosted private business parties as well as Waterman’s Annual Excursions, sponsored by the J.

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

… events, and even the names of the prominent business leaders of Lubec who directed the Centennial Committee.

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Lubec, Maine - S.S. Cumberland: Steamer Brought Passengers and Prosperity to Lubec but Met Tragic End

It reflects the extent to which Lubec businesses benefitted from the new service. Item donated by Edith Comstock.Item Contributed byLubec Memorial…

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Blue Hill, Maine - In Search of the Rustic Life

… Hill by using the resources and services of local businesses, such as the Merrill and Hinckley store and Horton's Dairy, as well as providing…

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Blue Hill, Maine - Discover the Story of Blue Hill - Page 4 of 4

… the town's summer colony helped make Blue Hill a busy place for two months in the summer, but year-round jobs were scarce and the town's resident…

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Scarborough: They Called It Owascoag - Transportation Through the Years - Page 1 of 4

… During the Civil War, the Oak Hill station was a busy shipping point for horses and livestock for the Union Army.(6) Scarboro Beach Railroad…

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Caribou Public Library

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Western Maine Foothills Region - For The Love Of Paper - Page 1 of 4

… in order to keep up production for the publishing business. Mechanics Institute of Rumford, ca.

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Railroad into the Village

… corporation but by the town and county, and the business and traveling public generally, and we hope it will be decided at that meeting to accept…

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Lubec, Maine - Canning Sardines in Lubec: Technology, the Syndicate and Labor

… landscape of canneries, smokehouses, and other businesses on wharves grew up. Lubec sardine industry, ca.

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Education

It was a busy little community, and having a school for both towns in this location was a logical thing to do.

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Lubec, Maine - Timeline

… 1975 • McCurdy Smokehouse is the only remaining business of its kind in U.S. • Sardine plants in Maine dwindled from 48 to 15 1976 • Completion of…

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Lubec, Maine - Klondike: Lubec's Gold from Sea Water Hoax

The waterfront was very busy with vessels carrying construction materials arriving daily. As a result of the expansion a telephone line, bridge over…

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Life on a Tidal River - Early Railroads in Bangor - Page 1 of 2

Citizens and businesses were encouraged to decorate windows, and the paper carried a notice entreating anyone who could spare flowers to decorate the…

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Eastern Maine Medical Center

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Scarborough Historical Society & Museum

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Otisfield Historical Society

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Bangor Public Library

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Mantor Library, University of Maine Farmington

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