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Seashore Trolley Museum

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Mercy Hospital - People of Mercy - Page 1 of 2

… as a skilled administrator across the health care industry. She was a Fellow of the American College of Hospital Administrators (ACHA) and Maine…

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Norcross Heritage Trust

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Old Berwick Historical Society

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Maine's Swedish Colony, July 23, 1870 - Stockholm, Maine

People were attracted to its good land, industry, and culture. The people that came to Stockholm were mainly French-Canadian, Swedish, or from the…

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

… Library In the late 1950s, Richard, who was an industrial arts teacher, helped winterize his sister’s home.

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Caribou Public Library

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Presque Isle: The Star City - Native Americans

… and paddles, and the ash baskets for the potato industry. With mechanization of logging and potato farming, the tribe’s economic role disappeared.

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Presque Isle: The Star City - Aroostook Valley Railroad

… from the first banking services to the lumber industry to the Presque Isle Electric Company. Mr. Gould also served as a Maine and U.S. Senator.

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Life on a Tidal River - Bangor and Social Reform Movements of the 1800s-1900s

It was also a lucrative industry, and there were dozens of saloons, or bars, in Bangor. In 1900 there were about 70 bars operating in Bangor.

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Cumberland & North Yarmouth - Skyline Farm - Making and Preserving History

… minister’s children “were trained to habits of industry and economy so as to be examples to those of his flock”.

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New Portland: Bridging the Past to the Future - North New Portland Village

Charles B. Clark came from Industry, ME and settled on the Bog Road (Rt. 16) on the farm known as part of the Cold Spring Ranch.