Search Results

Keywords: Governors

Site Pages

These sites were created for each contributing partner or as part of collaborative community projects through Maine Memory. Learn about collaborative projects on MMN.


Site Page

Portland Press Herald Glass Negative Collection - 1925 National Governors' Association Convention

… Association Convention View the National Governors' Convention Slideshow, 1925 On Monday June 29, 1925, over 20 of the nations Governors

Site Page

Presque Isle: The Star City - Governor's Potato Plot, Presque Isle, 1959

Governor's Potato Plot, Presque Isle, 1959 Contributed by Presque Isle Historical Society Description In celebration of the centennial of…

Site Page

Bath's Historic Downtown - Lincoln Block

… collectors was William King, also the first governor of Maine. A customs collector has an office at a frontier where the customs duty on imports is…

Site Page

Bath's Historic Downtown - The Customs House

… and C .W King, the son of William King, the first governor of Maine. Before 1852 , King's home was at the site of the Customs House.

Site Page

Bath's Historic Downtown - The Patten Free Library

They were also the ones who bought Governor King's library when he died. They started the library as a reading room in the downtown area before the…

Site Page

Bath's Historic Downtown - History Overview

… convention in 1819 and becoming the State’s first governor in 1820 (see King exhibit at www.mainememory.net.) Boom Times for the City of Ships…

Site Page

Portland Press Herald Glass Negative Collection - Portland Press Herald Glass Negative Collection

… from the typical "man on the street," to the Governor of the state. Photography and photo journalism became a major focus for Guy Gannett, and…

Site Page

Bath's Historic Downtown - Church Block

Church Block Text by Colbie Holloway, Shelby Martel, Samantha Sprauge, and Caitlyn Ware 7th grade students at Bath Middle School With images from…

Site Page

Bath's Historic Downtown - Ledyard Block

Ledyard Block Text by Nathanial Barter, Devyn Pushard, and Sheridan Valure 7th grade students at Bath Middle School With images from the Patten Free…

Site Page

Bath's Historic Downtown - Columbian Block

Columbian Block Text by Taylor Johnson, Michaela Lothrop, Paige Martin, Devon Vanmeter 7th grade students at Bath Middle School With images from…

Site Page

Bath's Historic Downtown - Merchants' Row

Merchants' Row Text by Dakota Elwell, Danyelle Layton, and Molly Turner 7th graders at Bath Middle School With images from the Patten Free Library…

Site Page

Bath's Historic Downtown - 94 Front Street

94 Front Street By Kyle Hietala The Building Front Street, in Bath, Maine has been one of the most densely packed business areas throughout the…