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Historic Clothing Collection - 1940-1950 - Page 1 of 3

The same chunky square styling seen in outerwear modeled by Hollywood celebrities in late 1942 and 1943 is found in the four-piece ensemble comprised…

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John Martin: Expert Observer - Dancing Fraternity, City of Bangor, 1868

… the various members of the fraternity, called the Model Assembly. For Martin, dancing was sport, exercise – and a means to demonstrate proper…

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Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - Economic History of Main Street, Northeast Harbor - Page 3 of 3

… and online commerce have supplanted the old model of the village center, and that the island is now one big village with people commuting via…

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Wilson Museum

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Penobscot Marine Museum

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Fryeburg Public Library

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Great Cranberry Island Historical Society

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Education

… behind the High School on High Street. The Model School Model School Teacher: Miss Johnson First Row Student: Cecil LuceFarmington Historical…

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

… Abolitionist Named Humanistic Jewish Role Model for the Year.” Seth and the City, BDN Maine Blog Network, 7 Jan.

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Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - The Champlain Society - Page 2 of 2

Building on the model that his son created when he founded The Trustees of Reservations in Massachusetts, Charles William Eliot worked with George…

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Surry by the Bay - Early Twentieth Century

His family used to travel in a Model T Ford on the dirt road that was US Route 1 from Falmouth Foreside.

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Western Maine Foothills Region - Continental Paper Bag Company

… of this class of the employees and were models of their kind. They were, as far as possible, real homes, supplied with home comforts, and adapted…

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Western Maine Foothills Region - Rumford - Page 1 of 4

Chisholm addressed in his plans for a model town, expressed in a letter to Charles A. Mixer, resident engineer with the Rumford Falls Power Company.

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Western Maine Foothills Region - Rumford - Page 3 of 4

… Mechanics Institute, his final creation for his “model town” was intended for educational and recreational activities, and provided opportunities…

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Mercy Hospital - School of Nursing - Page 2 of 3

Mother McAuley modeled the Sisters of Mercy coat of arms on the original Order insignia. Students were housed at the school, and between 1920 and…

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - The Abbott School

… Jacob had started on the property, built bridges modeled after famous bridges throughout the world, added shrubs and trees creating a virtual…

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Swan's Island: Six miles east of ordinary - II. Pinkies, wherries, skiffs and chebaccos: Early Settlement

… General Henry Knox used this structure as a model for the Knox Mansion in Thomaston. Swan sought out laborers (preferably Protestant families) to…

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Swan's Island: Six miles east of ordinary - III. Boom, bustle, bust: The Steamboat Years to WWII

Model T. Ford by E.R. Spurling's Store, Swan's Island, ca. 1925Item Contributed bySwan's Island Educational Society Island stores received regular…

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Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - Basketball: From Rivals to Teammates

… intense, the teams’ players were local heroes and models for younger kids. It was all about town spirit and bragging rights.

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Guilford, Maine - Modern History: 1966 to Present

… in the hands of each fifth grade student, a model program for the nation. The medical facility was renovated and a physician’s office added; a new…

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Mantor Library, University of Maine Farmington

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Blue Hill, Maine - Educating Blue Hill

… "monitors," maintaining safety, being a role model to the student body, collecting payments for destruction of property, and teaching the wrongs of…

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Eastern Maine Medical Center

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