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John Martin: Expert Observer - Annie Martin, Bangor, 1864

… in the illustrated numbered "2," she was making a dress for her doll, telling the cat she could not pick it up because she was busy.

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Lubec, Maine - Susie Calder: Lubec's Sardine Queen

… gown for the ball? S: Well, Peacock’s bought my dress and my shoes and had my hair done. They paid for all that, and the bouquet – a dozen red…

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John Martin: Expert Observer - Bangor Quartette Club, 1849

He wanted his wife and children to know more about him and how things worked and looked at the time he was growing up and was first in business.

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John Martin: Expert Observer - Elmer Ellsworth Martin, Bangor, 1865

… in 1864 to recount his experiences for his children. Elmer, who died of scarlet fever, is shown at age 4 at top telling his mother, Clara Cary…

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John Martin: Expert Observer - Illustrations

… railroad, the first gunboat up the Penobscot, his children, himself, his house and gardens, chairs he built, fashions of various eras, numerous…

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John Martin: Expert Observer - About This Project

None of John and Clara Martin's children had any children of their own. When John Junior, the last surviving of the Martin children, died in October…

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John Martin: Expert Observer - John Martin's Journal

He wanted his children to know how the "pioneers" of the Bangor area "procured their education and livelihood, enjoyed their amusements &c." His…

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

They had six children, Ada (1851-1923), Annie (1855-1889), John Junior (1858-1929), Elmer (1860-1870), Frank, who died shortly after birth in 1862…

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Swan's Island: Six miles east of ordinary - Theater

… various island endeavors, children enjoying dressing-up, or community members just having a good time.

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Guilford, Maine - BUSINESSES - Page 2 of 3

Pig processing costs 45 cents per pound dressed; federal pigs cost 70 cents per pound dressed; $35 to kill a pig either way.

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John Martin: Expert Observer - George Francis Train, Bangor, 1866

… Martin added, "This gentleman was invited to come up and fire up the Irish and get them on a fever heat for the coming election ..." View…

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John Martin: Expert Observer - Gravenstein apple, Bangor, 1866

… than my finger but during the season it thickened up a little from the ground up 2 feet but when the fruit grew it would have bent to the ground…