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Historic Hallowell - The Opening & Closing of Hallowell's Shoe Companies

The Opening & Closing of Hallowell's Shoe Companies Terrill Smith, Tyler Veilleux & Aiden Watson The building was the Cotton Mill at 1885; however…

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Tate House Museum

View collections, facts, and contact information for this Contributing Partner.

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Bath's Historic Downtown - The Customs House

Lambard and C .W King, the son of William King, the first governor of Maine. Before 1852 , King's home was at the site of the Customs House.

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

The Opera House had its grand opening in September of 1913. The Bath Opera House was literally built on top of where the Alameda once stood.

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Lincoln, Maine - Lincoln House Hotel

The Lincoln House Hotel was built in the 1820s, but it was demolished on March 9th, 1958. It had a stable for travelers, horses, and carriages.

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Swan's Island: Six miles east of ordinary - Bonnie and Donnie Staples' house

Bessie was a Postmaster from 1940-1956 and used the front part of the house as the post office, while the back was the store.

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Home: The Wadsworth-Longfellow House and Portland - The Wadsworth-Longfellow House, 1786-1960

A new fence was built in 1908 – the same year that Keith’s Theater opened in the Preble House hotel to the east of the house.

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Historic Hallowell - John Calvin Stevens House

John Calvin Stevens House John Calvin Stevens House X John Calvin Stevens, Portland, ca. 1930Maine Historical Society The Wil C.

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Home: The Wadsworth-Longfellow House and Portland - Streetscape, 1790-1930

While the house itself did not change, the site did -- with the addition in 1907 of the Maine Historical Society headquarters.

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Life on a Tidal River - Bangor House, Bangor, ca. 1945

It opened on Christmas evening of 1834. Throughout the years, many famous people stayed there, including but not limited to: Teddy Roosevelt, Ulysses…

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Western Maine Foothills Region - Dixfield's Tuscan Opera House

1895Item Contributed byDixfield Historical Society The Tuscan Opera House, centrally located on Main Street in Dixfield once served as the cultural…

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Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - The Old House (circa 1820-2013)

The Old House built by John Savage II ca. 1820, torn down on February 22, 2013Item Contributed byNortheast Harbor Library Harbor Cottage, The Old…

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Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - Harbor Cottage, The Old Ell (“Mame’s House”), and the Big Barn

… of this endeavor still stands today and remains open for business, though no longer under Savage ownership: the Asticou Inn).

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Blue Hill, Maine - Discover the Story of Blue Hill - Page 2 of 4

… more or less – 84 dwelling houses, 12 school houses, 14 meeting houses [among them the first congregational and baptist churches in blue hill] and…

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Blue Hill, Maine - In Search of the Rustic Life

The inn opened its doors in 1896. It overlooked the ocean and offered guests a scenic view of Blue Hill Mountain.

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Bath's Historic Downtown - The Patten Free Library

… of the library began in 1889; it was first opened to the public in 1891. It was funded by Galen C. Moses, who donated $10,000 to the library.

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Blue Hill, Maine - Blue Hill Spearheads Development on the Downeast Coast

… endeavored to make the Penobscot river their last opening to the sea and their last avenue into Canada.

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Bath's Historic Downtown - Ledyard Block

He opened a furniture store with his son and the income from the rent of the building helped the Ledyard family with their taxes. The store, A.D.

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John Martin: Expert Observer - Arvida Hayford, Bangor, ca. 1867

… alcohol and provided it to "Irish men & women in open defiance of the Maine law." He further charged that Hayford provided housing for "bad women."…

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Bath's Historic Downtown - History Overview

And, the Customs House, originally built in 1858, was expanded toward the river in 1911, doubling its floor space while retaining its architectural…

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Bath's Historic Downtown - 94 Front Street

Walter G. Webber opened a drugstore at the foot of Elm Street in 1875. Webber changed location with the opening of his second drugstore at 94 Front…

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

… corner of Main Street and Parker Point Road that opened its doors in 1939. It is now widely recognized as among the busiest small-town libraries in…

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Blue Hill, Maine - The Musical Culture of Blue Hill

He then proceeded to open a recording studio and launched a new label, Neworld. The Bagaduce Chorale: In 1974 Mary Cheney Gould founded the…

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Blue Hill, Maine - Educating Blue Hill

… was a very successful man, yet he only built one house, sometimes also called the "mansion house." Although George Stevens had no children of his…