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Lincoln, Maine - Post Office

… never existed?" The postal service refers to the post offices and mailing. Here are some things that may have happened if the postal service had…

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Historic Hallowell - Post Office and Fire Station

Post Office and Fire Station Hallowell Post OfficeHubbard Free Library Judy Longfellow, Post Woman written by Sam Gilbert Q How old were you…

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Lincoln, Maine - Post Office, Lincoln, Built in 1856

Post Office, Lincoln, Built in 1856 Contributed by Lincoln Historical Society Description The Lincoln Post Office was in the Plumly…

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Life on a Tidal River - Post Office Square, State and Harlow Streets, Bangor, ca. 1949

… which housed Federal Offices as well as the Post Office. This was the area where a bandstand once stood where many concerts were held and famous…

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Colby College Special Collections

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Mantor Library, University of Maine Farmington

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Architecture & Landscape database - Eaton W. Tarbell

Eaton Tarbell was one of the first architects in post-World War II Maine to advocate for the sharp, simple lines of contemporary design.

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Architecture & Landscape database - George Coombs

At the age of twenty in 1872, Coombs entered the office of Lewiston architect Charles F. Douglas as a draftsman.

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Architecture & Landscape database - John P. Thomas

Soon after opening his office, Thomas formed a partnership with Charles O. Poor, a former draftsman for Frederick A. Tompson.

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Architecture & Landscape database - John Calvin Stevens

Stevens rose within seven years from office boy to become Fassett’s junior partner in 1880. That year the young architect opened a branch office of…

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Architecture & Landscape database - Frederick A. Tompson

… High School in 1876 and immediately entered the office of Francis H. Fassett, the city’s leading architect.

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Architecture & Landscape database - Elmer I. Thomas

Coombs. After four years in Coombs’s office, Thomas enrolled at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where he attended architecture classes in…

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Edmund S. Muskie Archives and Special Collections Library

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Mercy Hospital - School of Nursing Class Photos

… one space for classrooms, a library, and faculty offices. In 1968, the School of Nursing contracted with St.

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Mercy Hospital - 100 Years of Mercy Hospital

… in September 2008 with a state-of-the-art medical office building and an advanced new hospital facility.

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Mercy Hospital - Growth & Expansion - Page 2 of 2

… to Mercy after their discharge “to see a house officer, a nurse, and aide—all friends who extended a helping hand in time of need.” Desmond noted…

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Mercy Hospital - McAuley Residence

… eight women’s shelters, as well as welfare offices and hubs of other services. Sister Miriam was looking for two criteria: the first was the…

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Mercy Hospital - The Spanish Flu

News office storefront, Portland, ca. 1918Item Contributed byMaine Historical Society/MaineToday Media Mercy Hospital was founded in response to one…

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Highlighting Historical Hampden - Narrative

Narrative Hampden Highlands Post Office, ca. 1908 Item 27649 infoHampden Historical Society

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Architecture & Landscape database - Biographies

Biographies This site includes select biographies (listed at left) for database-represented architects and firms.

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Architecture & Landscape database - Gridley Barrows

Gridley Barrows By Earle G. Shettleworth, Jr. Gridley Barrows (1912-1999) was born in Brooklyn, New York in 1912.

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Architecture & Landscape database - Project Background and Partners

Project Background and Partners The Maine Architecture & Landscape Database started as a project in 2002, when Maine Historical Society (MHS)…

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Architecture & Landscape database - Database Overview

Database Overview An ever-growing resource documenting Maine’s built and designed environment, this database includes architecture and landscape…

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Architecture & Landscape database - Database Collections

Database Collections Below is a listing of collections currently represented in the Maine Architecture & Landscape Design Database, organized by…