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Swan's Island: Six miles east of ordinary - Odd Fellows Hall

Odd Fellows Hall Odd Fellows Hall after repairs, Swan's Island, ca. 1985Item Contributed bySwan's Island Educational Society The Independent…

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

… The Tea Room Redmen's Hall Seaside Hall Andrew Smith Store The McCormick house Ocean View Hotel Odd Fellows Hall

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

Once the Odd Fellows Hall was built in 1909, dances were held there. In the village of Atlantic, during the 1970’s, Mertic Morrison would have music…

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

These performances utilized the stage of the Odd Fellows Hall under the direction of Gene Jellison. Children acting in "Tom Thumb's Wedding,"…

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

… many from Maine, gather and perform in the Odd Fellows Hall for three nights usually in early August.

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

… organizations such as the Redmen and the Odd Fellows appeared on Swan’s Island in the early 1900s with their sister groups: the Degree of…

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Easton Historical Society

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Swan's Island: Six miles east of ordinary - History Detectives

… started in the fall of 2012 by Island Institute Fellow Kate Webber, with the goal of involving kids in Swan's Island history and the Maine…

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Swan's Island: Six miles east of ordinary - The Crew

… from 2011 to 2013 as an Historical Preservation Fellow with the Island Institute. At that time, Kate was a recent graduate of Bates College where…

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Swan's Island: Six miles east of ordinary - Islanders at Work

… Island Educational Society Roger May and fellow fishermen purse seining, Swan's Island, 1999Item Contributed bySwan's Island Educational…

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Guilford, Maine - BUILDINGS - Page 1 of 5

The Odd Fellows are a group of people that believe in a Supreme Creator. It was located at an intersection at South Main Street and Hudson Avenue.

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Lincoln, Maine - Methodist Church, Lincoln, ca. 1925

… Theatre (at right), built in 1923 to replace the Odd Fellows Hall after it burned in 1922, suggests that this photo was taken around 1925.

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Western Maine Foothills Region - Dixfield's Tuscan Opera House

… built by and for the Independent Order of Odd Fellows (I.O.O.F.). The purpose of this organization was to support English immigrant worker…

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Lincoln, Maine - Lincoln Theater

… and where’ in the form of a few paragraphs" Odd Fellows Hall burning, Lincoln, 1922Item Contributed byLincoln Historical Society The movie…

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Guilford, Maine - Historic Buildings - Page 1 of 2

… Historical Society Meeting at the Guilford Odd Fellows Hall, ca. 1960Item Contributed byGuilford Historical Society The magnificent brick…

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Guilford, Maine - Special Events

… Events By: Carrie Fellows Dedication of Odd Fellows Hall, Guilford, 1904 Dedication of Odd Fellows Hall, Guilford, 1904Item Contributed…

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Swan's Island: Six miles east of ordinary - Andrew Smith Store

Andrew Smith Store Andrew Smith's store, Swan's Island, ca. 1940Item Contributed bySwan's Island Educational Society Captain Andrew C.

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Swan's Island: Six miles east of ordinary - IV. Transitions and troubles: Private enterprise shoulders an island’s needs

IV. Transitions and troubles: Private enterprise shoulders an island’s needs Left with no reliable connection to the mainland and few secure sources…

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

Sports Organized Sports Swan's Island softball team, ca. 1978Item Contributed bySwan's Island Educational Society Much as the 1950s were all…

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Swan's Island: Six miles east of ordinary - Seaside Hall

Seaside Hall View of Atlantic, Swan's Island, 1916Item Contributed bySwan's Island Educational Society Seaside Hall was built by the Atlantic…

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Swan's Island: Six miles east of ordinary - Redmen's Hall

Redmen's Hall Waterfront with steamboat, Swan's Island, ca. 1920Item Contributed bySwan's Island Educational Society The Improved Order of Red…

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Swan's Island: Six miles east of ordinary - Ocean View Hotel

Ocean View Hotel Ocean View Hotel porch, Swan's Island, ca. 1900Item Contributed bySwan's Island Educational Society The Ocean View Hotel was…

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

Quarrying Quarry men after work, Swan's Island, ca. 1900Item Contributed bySwan's Island Educational Society Granite quarrying was a…

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Swan's Island: Six miles east of ordinary - Baird's Quarry

Baird's Quarry Swan's Island granite was quarried at sites around the island, providing work for many laborers and the businesses that supported…