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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Online Items

Online Items Ox team, Upper Main Street, Strong, ca. 1910 Item 58470 infoStrong Historical Society Here a team of oxen with a sled full of…

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Dover-Foxcroft Historical Society

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Historic Hallowell - Ice Harvesting on Cascade Pond

… on until the ice house was full.” Weston's Ox TeamHubbard Free Library “In the spring when people couldn’t store their food in the cellar any…

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Skowhegan Community History - Farming in the Skowhegan Area

The first means of power for a farm was ox power and that was very hard and it was slow. Later, horses were used to cultivate the soil and work the…

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Historic Hallowell - Ice Harvesting on Cascade Pond ~ A Family Affair

Weston's Ox TeamHubbard Free Library Arthur Moore's first ice truckHubbard Free Library Then my father bought a truck to haul the ice.

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Historic Hallowell - Ice Cutting and Ice Houses on the Bombahook

Byron Weston's ox team (picture shown below) was first used to haul blocks of ice from Cascade Pond to the Arthur Moore ice house between Middle and…

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Historic Hallowell - Ice Cutting and Ice Houses on the Bombahook

Byron Weston's ox team (picture shown below) was first used to haul blocks of ice from Cascade Pond to the Arthur Moore ice house between Middle and…

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Lubec, Maine - Timeline

Harvested smelts and sweet grass. Ox Cart at N.W. Marston's Store, South Lubec, ca. 1880Item Contributed byLubec Memorial Library 1700s 1754 –…

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Lincoln, Maine - That Pioneer Spirit

… while fording the streams, or trek beside ox-drawn wagons over river ice. More modern travelers had the option of driving up Route 2, along the…

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Mantor Library, University of Maine Farmington

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