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Swan's Island: Six miles east of ordinary - Extra quarry pictures

Extra quarry pictures Alec Borland's Motion, Swan's Island, ca. 1900 Item 72369 infoSwan's Island Educational Society Alexander Borland’s…

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Bath's Historic Downtown - Dreamland and Liberty

… visited Bath they would want to see a play or a motion picture (in later years) at the Dreamland. This was one of the reasons the Dreamland had a…

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Bath's Historic Downtown - Entertainment- Alameda and Opera House

… One of the most popular events was showing motion pictures. It was often referred to as the “Palace Theater,” to honor its regal stature and…

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Bath's Historic Downtown - History Overview

… fire led to the construction of a new hall, a motion picture theatre (The Uptown), and Bath’s first self-serve grocery store run by the Great…

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Bath's Historic Downtown - Church Block

A typical picture, like the Hatch portrait of the little girls, was elaborately printed in gilded letters that advertised his good taste, location…

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Bath's Historic Downtown - The Sagadahoc County Courthouse

… says “Tongue cannot tell neither can imagination picture what we suffered bodily and mentally." Charles T.

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Biddeford History & Heritage Project - James Montgomery Flagg

… standards of feminine beauty, education, and motion pictures. When he became incensed by the condition of the road between downtown Biddeford and…

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Biddeford History & Heritage Project - James Montgomery Flagg

… his work as an artist and writer, he also found time to become involved in theater, both as an actor and as a writer for "motion pictures."

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Online Items

When motion pictures came out the meeting hall was turned into a theater. However, it was not long enough to focus the projection properly.

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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…

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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…

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Bath's Historic Downtown - The Patten Free Library

The Patten Free Library Text by Noah Lapointe, Austin Lewis, Kyle Perry, and Shadow Stephens 7th grade students at Bath Middle School.