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Nordica Memorial Association

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Swan's Island: Six miles east of ordinary - Dance

Dance Musicians for dances at Mertic Morrison's restaurant, Swan's Island, ca.1968Item Contributed bySwan's Island Educational Society Dancing…

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Swan's Island: Six miles east of ordinary - Islanders At Play

Sweet Chariot Festival musicians, Swan's Island, ca. 2000Item Contributed bySwan's Island Educational Society In 1987, Doug Day brought another form…

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Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - A Short History Of Performing Arts On Mount Desert Island

… of the most well respected and popular composers, musicians, vocalists, dancers, stage actors and film stars of the era.

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Online Items

He was a gifted musician, playing the brass in local bands, and singing in the choir at the Methodist church.

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Early Maine Photography - War

… old carriage trimmer from Newport, enlisted as a musician in Company E of the Sixteenth Maine Regiment on August 14, 1862, and died of disease in…

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Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - Bar Harbor: Building of Arts

Many famous artists and musicians performed on the stage of the lavish building. As the Depression left its mark on the summer residents the Building…

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Early Maine Photography - Occupational Photography

… was popularized through the efforts of individual musicians and local musical groups, especially bands.

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Surry by the Bay - Surry Opera Company

Some of the participants had been professional musicians, but most were amateurs, only a few of whom could read a note of music.

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - People

… the nation, and the world. Inventors, Designers, Musicians, and Artists Leonard Atwood 1852-1902: "Father of the Skyscraper;" inventor of the…

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Biddeford History & Heritage Project - VII. Flow and ebb: the effects of industrial peak & global upheaval (1900-1955) - Page 1 of 3

One of the most famous musicians of this time was Pierre Painchaud, who immigrated in 1857 at age 5.

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Surry by the Bay - Surry Today

A smattering of writers, artists, and musicians seek their muses in this idyllic setting. A few people strive to subsist off the land by growing…

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Blue Hill, Maine - The Musical Culture of Blue Hill

… from shore providing the lighting and student musicians providing music from a nearby ship. That was the beginning of the Blue Hill Troupe.

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Blue Hill, Maine - Discover the Story of Blue Hill - Page 3 of 4

… Enter Miss Adelaide Pearson, social worker, musician, world traveler, author, lecturer and founder of Blue Hill’s Rowantree Pottery.

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Lincoln, Maine - Frederick A. Edwards

… of ’62." This Lincoln native was the Principal Musician with the 1st Maine Heavy Artillery in the Civil War.

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Meeting House Park

… carpenter, Henry Sprague, to be used by local musicians, such as Charles Wheeler’s earlier band.

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Swan's Island: Six miles east of ordinary - Kids at the quarry

Kids at the quarry Artifacts found by students at Baird's Quarry Item 67395 infoSwan's Island Educational Society 3rd-5th grade Swan's…

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Swan's Island: Six miles east of ordinary - Kids at the quarry

Kids at the quarry Students exploring Baird's Quarry Item 67390 infoSwan's Island Educational Society Kim Colbeth's 3-5 grade class…

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Swan's Island: Six miles east of ordinary - Kids at the quarry

Kids at the quarry Students excavating at the quarry Item 67393 infoSwan's Island Educational Society Swan's Island's 3-5 grade students…

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Swan's Island: Six miles east of ordinary - Kids at the quarry

Kids at the quarry Students around old quarry boiler Item 67392 infoSwan's Island Educational Society Swan's Island 3-5 grade students…

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Swan's Island: Six miles east of ordinary - Kids at the quarry

Kids at the quarry Iron pin left in the quarry stone Item 67391 infoSwan's Island Educational Society One of Swan's Island's 3-5 grade…

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Swan's Island: Six miles east of ordinary - Kids at the quarry

Kids at the quarry Searching for quarry artifacts Item 67394 infoSwan's Island Educational Society One of Swan's Island's 3-5 grade…

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Swan's Island: Six miles east of ordinary - Old buildings

Old buildings Barter's Wharf, Swan's Island, ca. 1940 Item 73422 infoSwan's Island Educational Society This is the place now known as the…

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Swan's Island: Six miles east of ordinary - Old buildings

Old buildings Alden Joyce house, Swan's Island, ca. 1950 Item 73420 infoSwan's Island Educational Society Alden Joyce's house with the old…