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Swan's Island: Six miles east of ordinary - Extra quarry pictures

… Society View of Baird's Quarry stones and tents where the workers would cut their stones to size located at Minturn, Swan's Island around 1900…

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Life on a Tidal River - Three Civil War Letters - Page 2 of 4

… and Cavilry have been furnished with new Sibly Tents---Tents large enough to accommodate 20 men---and such as we had for winter quarters, I and it…

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Biddeford History & Heritage Project - The Civil War/Reconstruction Era as Experienced in Biddeford & Saco - Page 5 of 17

Even when cotton manufacturing became scarce, they worked on army tents, wagon covers, heavy drills, and jeans for military use.

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John Martin: Expert Observer - Part 3, pages 38-56

… Caravan Southern sentiments Yales Mammoth Tent Penobscot County Democratic Convention Steamer, gun boat Mahoning Congressional excursion to Bangor…

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John Martin: Expert Observer - Illustrations

When the Democrats erected a large tent in Bangor for a political convention, Martin took his son along and sketched the tent, pacing off its length…

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Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - The Indian Encampment: Behind the Scenes

-Frank Leslie’s Illustrated Newspaper, 8/23/1884 Life behind Wabanaki sale tents was at least as lively as it was in front of and within them…

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Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - Indians & Rusticators: Wabanakis & Summer Visitors on Mount Desert Island 1840s-1920s

When we saw the first of their little tents being set up, and the hunters racing in the Bay for porpoises, we were sure that the ‘season’ had really…

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Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - The Champlain Society - Page 1 of 2

… and pitched their six canvas tents: a parlor tent, kitchen, pantry, three medium-sized sleeping tents, and one small tent.

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John Martin: Expert Observer - Millerite camp meeting, Orrington, 1844

In his journal, Martin describes the tents, lights, pulpit, and other activities in great detail. He wrote, "This ever remembered occasion was about…

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Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - The Indian Encampment

… Indian Encampment Wabanaki family inside tent, Bar Harbor, ca. 1885Item Contributed byMaine Historic Preservation Commission Rusticators…

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Grand Army of the Republic

… to relive their war years found quarters in their tents. Also the railroads offered scheduled special trains along with rare discounted rates.

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Early Maine Photography - War - Page 2 of 2

… studio, with a painted backdrop ornamented with tents and an American flag. Other seated images include tintypes of Private John Mahoney of…

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Life on a Tidal River - Bangor: Healthcare Center of Eastern and Central Maine - Page 1 of 2

Bangor General Hospital with tent, ca. 1894Item Contributed byEastern Maine Medical Center On June 7, 1892 renovation was started on what is now the…

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Life on a Tidal River - Three Civil War Letters - Page 3 of 4

… of wood —build five places in our little shelter tents, and live like nabobs.—(minus the pomp) We have plenty of work – enough to eat – and with…

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Life on a Tidal River - Three Civil War Letters - Page 1 of 4

I shall send you A drawing of our cook tents , Camps, etc. with this to give you an idea of our mode of living.

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Life on a Tidal River - Bangor and the Civil War

… had to sleep on the cold ground in small tents or pens. A small stream, called The Stockade Branch, was the only water supply for drinking…

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Blue Hill, Maine - A Real Downeast County Fair

… classic story is honored by a Charlotte's Web Tent that has all the animals from the story. Wilbur, Charlotte, even Templeton, can be seen there…

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Soldiers Of The Civil War

Eventually he safely made it back to his group's tents. He was a farmer in Strong after the war and died June 8, 1915, and is buried with his wife…

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Eastern Maine Medical Center

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