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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Online Items

The bell was donated by Washington Libby, Esq. of Chicago, Illinois. The clock was donated after 1910 by Cora A. Worthley.

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Buck Memorial Library

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Online Items

… furnished with "A Seat for Every Child." Here donated items are sold to the highest bidder in a very spirited auction at a storage garage owned by…

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - 1951 School

… furnished with "A Seat for Every Child." Here donated items are sold to the highest bidder in a very spirited auction at a storage garage owned by…

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Presque Isle: The Star City - Mark and Emily Turner Memorial Library

Later the Carnegie Foundation donated 10,000 dollars toward creating a library building in Presque Isle. Thomas Phair provided the building site.

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Lincoln, Maine - Lincoln Memorial Library, 1924

… fund to begin building the library came through donation from Mary B. Ingersoll. The front room of the library (pictured) shows off the beautiful…

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Online Items

… and through several years of volunteerism and donations of time and equipment, created a beach on Porter Lake and made it open to the public.

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Home: The Wadsworth-Longfellow House and Portland - People of the Wadsworth-Longfellow House

With support of her family, Anne donated the house to Maine Historical Society. Anne and the family wanted the house to be a memorial to the popular…

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Presque Isle Air Museum

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Patten Free Library

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Presque Isle: The Star City - Presque Isle Outdoor Pool

… that same year, named after LuLu Robinson who had donated $1,000 for its construction. The waterslide was added in 1946 and the pool area was paved…

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Thomaston: The Town that Went to Sea - Thomaston Library

… living space, made possible by a generous donation from the Stephen and Tabitha King Foundation, is the perfect place to sit for a spell and read…

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L'Heritage Vivant Living Heritage

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Lincoln, Maine - Lincoln Memorial Library

The library was located in houses and stores for 46 years before the brick building was built. The actual building was started from a $7,000 donation

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Mark & Emily Turner Memorial Library

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Baxter State Park

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Southern Aroostook Agricultural Museum

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Historic Clothing Collection - The Maine Historical Society Historic Dress Collection - Page 1 of 2

… Dress Collection is an amalgamation of primarily donated garments accumulated by the Society since the organization’s founding in 1822.

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Historic Hallowell - Eastern Illustrating Company

… the photographs of our city in the collection and donated them to the Hubbard Free Library Collection.

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Historic Hallowell - Dr. John Hubbard

His son, Gen. Thomas H. Hubbard, donated $20,000 to expand the Hallowell Library and make its privileges free to all.

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Historic Hallowell - Initiative and Self-Improvement

… over four years, and their papers were eventually donated to the Hubbard Free Library. Debating Society topics and seal.Hubbard Free Library…

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Bath's Historic Downtown - The Patten Free Library

It was funded by Galen C. Moses, who donated $10,000 to the library. He was a trustee for the library, starting and over-viewing all construction.

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Thomaston: The Town that Went to Sea - The Thomaston Academy

Dean on land donated by Benjamin and Judith Bussey in 1826, contained 78 pews valued at $4066. In 1847 the Thomaston Academy building was built to…

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Lincoln, Maine - Mattanawcook Academy

The first library of the new building was donated by Charles E. Adams. The money for the costs of the building was donated by Dr. Aurill. Mr.