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Western Maine Foothills Region - Dixfield - Page 3 of 5

Dixfield East Dixfield Post Office and General Store, Wilton, ca. 1914Item Contributed byDixfield Historical Society EAST DIXFIELD The Next…

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Lubec, Maine - Timeline

… and other Eastport merchants relocate to Lubec • Post office established in Lubec. Road connecting Lubec and East Machias under construction 1817 •…

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Islesboro--An Island in Penobscot Bay - Historical Overview

… a central location, and closed all other existing post offices. Today, mail is brought to the island via the ferry from Camden.

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Lubec, Maine - The Blizzard of '34 - Page 1 of 2

… photograph taken at Dennysville, in front of the post office, shows how deep the snow is in some parts of Eastern Maine this winter, as the result…

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Thomaston: The Town that Went to Sea - Atticus: A Fugitive Slave

In the hopes of receiving the $20 reward posted by James Sagurs, two local men, whose names remain unknown, pretended to befriend Atticus and…

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Guilford, Maine - EVENTS - Page 1 of 3

… different businesses over the years, including a post office. The Braeburn, in 2003, was used as an apartment building.

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South Portland Historical Society

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Early Maine Photography - Landscape Photography - Page 1 of 3

Between 1854 and 1965 two more Federal buildings would occupy the site, which is now Post Office Park.

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Lubec, Maine - Lubec's 1911 Centennial Celebration - Page 2 of 2

The towered corner building housed the Post Office in 1911 (and for many years afterward), was also proudly deocorated for the grand celebration.

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Scarborough: They Called It Owascoag - Historical Overview - Page 3 of 4

… were Charles Lindbergh, Amelia Earhart and Wiley Post. Within ten years, the airport became inadequate for the increasingly larger and more…

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Groups, Clubs & Organizations - Page 1 of 3

… Text By: Valerie Tucker Installation of Officers in the Aurora Grange, Strong, ca. 1947 Front (l-r): Clarice Cox, Reta Cook, Bob Worthley…

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Bath's Historic Downtown - Church Block

Front Street, From Post Office Square, Bath. ca. 1930Item Contributed byPatten Free Library At midnight on December 12, 1954, the City of Bath…

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Guilford, Maine - BUILDINGS - Page 4 of 5

The store was located downstairs along with the post office. The Odd Fellows and Masons met upstairs. The top floor was used as dining room.

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

… byStockholm Historical Society Also in 1901, a post office was establishing. Lewis Anderson was the postmaster.

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Thomaston: The Town that Went to Sea - Emerson Letter

It contains two or three churches, a post office, telegraph office, about a dozen stores and the usual number of lawyers and doctors, one public…

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Guilford, Maine - Modern History: 1966 to Present

… was replaced, Interface built a huge corporate office building, the town office project was completed and King Cummings Park was dedicated as we…

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Lincoln, Maine - Telegraphs & Telephones

… saved, but the town’s records and letters in the post office were saved without any damage to them at all.

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

People catch up with neighbors and friends at the post office or grocery store and community-minded residents organize benefit dinners or concerts to…

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Islesboro--An Island in Penobscot Bay - Businesses and Cottage Industries

Dark Harbor Post Office, Islesboro, ca. 1900Item Contributed byIslesboro Historical Society Many other shops and businesses operated in Dark Harbor…

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Lubec, Maine - Lubec History

… remained in the town, helped establish the first post office, church, schoolhouse and meeting hall, later entering local politics.

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - John Frank Stevens

Stevens resigned from his post as chief engineer in 1907. He sited personal reasons for leaving the project but it was mainly because the project was…

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Guilford, Maine - BUSINESSES - Page 3 of 3

This wing was for the post office added in 1893. Eventually, a third wing was added as the Odd Fellows Hall.

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Guilford, Maine - BUILDINGS - Page 3 of 5

It contained a post office, a clothing store, and a drug store on the first floor, and the bedrooms and the kitchen on the second floor, with…

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Western Maine Foothills Region - For The Love Of Paper - Page 1 of 4

… all the postal cards used by the United States Post Office. The Oxford was producing these cards at a rate of 3,000,000 per day.