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Historical Items

These results include photographs, documents, letters, paintings, artifacts, and many other kinds of Maine related items from collections around the state and elsewhere.


Item 6959

Corn knives, ca. 1858

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: circa 1858 Location: Portland Media: Iron, tin

Item 12081

Textile mill carding room, ca. 1900

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: circa 1900 Media: Photographic print

Item 104192

Steam hammer, Millinocket, 1913

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1913 Location: Millinocket Media: Photographic print

Item 27826

Creighton Limekilns, Thomaston, ca. 1930

Contributed by: Thomaston Historical Society Date: circa 1930 Location: Thomaston Media: Photographic print

Item 6542

Canning factory, Fryeburg, 1938

Contributed by: Fryeburg Historical Society Date: circa 1938 Location: Fryeburg Media: Photographic print

Item 6673

J.B. Brown's Portland Sugar House, Portland, ca. 1850

Contributed by: J. B. Brown & Sons through Maine Historical Society Date: circa 1850 Location: Portland Media: Engraving

Item 14772

Ship's Caulking Tool Kit

Contributed by: Davistown Museum Date: 1800–1840 Media: Cast steel, wood, leather

Item 6647

The home of Golden Rule Shoes, Freeport, ca. 1900

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: circa 1900 Location: Freeport Media: Chromolithograph

Item 67338

Men who worked making, Swan's Island, ca. 1900

Contributed by: Swan's Island Historical Society Date: circa 1900 Location: Swan's Island Media: Photographic print

Item 6129

Ryan-Parker Construction Co., ca. 1900

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: circa 1900 Location: Deer Isle Media: Photographic print

Item 13684

Twine Mill, West Kennebunk, ca. 1880

Contributed by: Kennebunk Free Library Date: circa 1880 Location: West Kennebunk Media: Cabinet photograph

Item 29209

Boston Flint Co. sandpaper mill, Hallowell, ca. 1910

Contributed by: Hubbard Free Library Date: circa 1910 Location: Hallowell Media: Photographic print

Item 6756

Construction crew, Norridgewock, ca. 1910

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: circa 1910 Location: Norridgewock Media: Photograph, postcard

Item 6759

Jewett Corn Factory, Norridgewock, ca. 1915

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: circa 1915 Location: Norridgewock Media: Postcard

Item 27489

E. S. Dingley Corn Factory, Farmington Falls, ca. 1940

Contributed by: Farmington Historical Society Date: circa 1940 Location: Farmington Media: Postcard

Item 18459

Mrs. Issac Barker, Houlton, c. 1880

Contributed by: Aroostook County Historical and Art Museum Date: circa 1880 Location: Houlton Media: Photographic print

Item 12747

Mayo Sardine Cannery, Brooklin, 1927

Contributed by: Sedgwick-Brooklin Historical Society Date: 1927 Location: Brooklin Media: Photo transparency

Item 6294

Kennebec River, Skowhegan, ca. 1900

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: circa 1900 Location: Skowhegan Media: Photographic print

Item 6760

Husking shed at the Jewett corn Factory, ca. 1915

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: circa 1915 Location: Norridgewock Media: Postcard

Item 6996

Shoe factory, Auburn, 1916

Contributed by: Lewiston Public Library Date: 1916 Location: Lewiston; Auburn Media: Phototransparency

Item 12753

Label for Canned Fish Product

Contributed by: Sedgwick-Brooklin Historical Society Date: circa 1930 Location: Brooksville; Brooklin Media: Ink on paper

Item 7095

Aerial view of the gas works area of Lewiston

Contributed by: Lewiston Public Library Date: circa 1940 Location: Lewiston Media: Phototransparency

Item 72367

Quarry Hill to the wharf, Swan's Island, ca. 1900

Contributed by: Swan's Island Historical Society Date: circa 1900 Location: Swan's Island Media: Photographic print

Item 78660

Umbagog Paper Mill, Livermore Falls, ca. 1881

Contributed by: Maine's Paper & Heritage Museum Date: circa 1881 Location: Livermore Falls Media: Photographic print