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Swan's Island: Six miles east of ordinary - Summer Pleasures cont'd

… had their own stores, churches, schools and post offices, so the young people took advantage of the socials to get to know people from the other…

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Guilford, Maine - Historic Buildings - Page 1 of 2

Henry Hudson home and office, Guildford, ca. 1900Item Contributed byGuilford Historical Society EXHIBITS HOME

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Online Items

Online Items Installation of Officers in the Aurora Grange, Strong, ca. 1947 Item 69700 infoStrong Historical Society Front (l-r): Clarice…

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Swan's Island: Six miles east of ordinary - Winter Fun

It is next to today’s Post Office/Town Office building. Three skaters at the Quarry Pond, Swans Island, 1949Item Contributed bySwan's Island…

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Historic Hallowell - Hallowell Ship Captains

Post Office, which is on Winthrop Street and still stands today. Unlike most of the sailors of Hallowell, when Agry was only eighteen, he was the…

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Presque Isle: The Star City - Presque Isle Congregational Church

… 1914, a lot on Second Street, next to the present post office, was sold to the church. In 1868, 700 dollars was raised to put a bell in the…

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Swan's Island: Six miles east of ordinary - V. Changing times: the Swan’s Island Ferry

This was a controversial issue, as separate post offices were one of the last remaining elements of separate village life.

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Norcross Heritage Trust

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Surry by the Bay - Early Settlement

… Ellsworth post office was in Surry and the Surry post office was six miles away. Finally in 1829, through the influence of Colonel John Black, who…

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Freeport Historical Society

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Islesboro--An Island in Penobscot Bay - Our Resources

Post Office, 114 Main Road, 734.8884 Second Baptist Church, PO Box 17, 102 Main Road, 734.2055 Town Office, PO Box 76, 150 Main Road, 734.2253…

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Early Maine Photography - Famous People - Page 2 of 3

… to appoint him as Secretary of the Treasury, a post he held for a year before returning to the Senate for the balance of his life.

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Stockholm Historical Society

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Moosehead Historical Society

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

… would rely on Atlantic stores, the school, post office and church. When it was first constructed, Seaside Hall served as Atlantic's library.

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

The first post office was established in 1844 after fifty years of sporadic mail brought from the Deer Isle or Mount Desert Island post offices

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

The stores, much like the post offices, were a meeting place for islanders to catch up on local news. Beatrice Stockbridge, Swan's Island, ca.

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Guilford, Maine - Veterans Tributes - Page 2 of 2

She was one of the first five female officers posted to England in November of 1942. She was in England only a short time before being transferred to…

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Western Maine Foothills Region - Peru

By the middle 1900s there were three post offices, two in stores and the third was in its own building.

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Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - Postscript: More Moving Buildings

… the building was outfitted as a general store and post office serving the Asticou Inn and neighborhood.

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Historic Hallowell - Henry Pope Clearwater Ph.D.~ Patient Medicine Mass Marketer

… location necessitated the construction of a new Post Office in Hallowell. His business at one point occupied an entire city block, employed 100…

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Highlighting Historical Hampden - Introduction

Hampden Highlands Post Office, ca. 1908Item Contributed byHampden Historical Society Hampden has been described as “perhaps, the most famous of the…

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Mark & Emily Turner Memorial Library

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Stetson Historical Society

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