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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 - 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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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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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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Western Maine Foothills Region - Ridlonville

… built a hotel on this land, which soon housed a post office, store, and many houses to accomodate the influx of Italian, Lithuanian, Polish…

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Maine's Swedish Colony, July 23, 1870 - Architecture

In 1888 a new United States Post Office had been established in Jemtland, and in 1901 one was established in Stockholm.

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Thomaston: The Town that Went to Sea - Thomaston is Incorporated - 1777

… on the hill above, a bridge across the river, a post office, a few traders and some unpainted houses scattered about, although the surrounding area…

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - 1895 Village School

"First: We should have school officers in whom we can place entire confidence; otherwise every effort, whether of merit or not, will meet with…

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Online Items

"First: We should have school officers in whom we can place entire confidence; otherwise every effort, whether of merit or not, will meet with…

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Strong's History - Page 4 of 4

… five nights a week and slept on a sofa in the office. She was allowed to sleep after 11 p.m., but farmers would wake her about 5 a.m.

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New Portland: Bridging the Past to the Future - East New Portland Village

The earliest date found was 1830. The post office was located in the same building from 1888 until its closure on September 8, 1967.