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Portland Press Herald Glass Negative Collection - National Federation of Business and Professional Women's Clubs

… National Federation of Business and Professional Women's Clubs Power of Potential View the Maine Women's Business Convention Slideshow…

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Prominent Women

Prominent Women Text By: Strong School 7th and 8th Graders, 2011-2012 Julia Harris May poetry collection, 1903Item Contributed byFarmington…

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Swan's Island: Six miles east of ordinary - Women's Firsts

Women in positions as town officials and committee members, however, showed significant change over the same time period, slowly including more women

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Life on a Tidal River - Four Important Women of Bangor

All of these women have played a big part in the history of Bangor and have inspired people all around the world.

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Lubec, Maine - A Signature Quilt

… Century quilt features squares autographed by women bearing names including Case, Calkins, Kelley, Woodward, Guptill, and Small...all old-time…

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Lubec, Maine - Lubec History

Women sorted, added any condiments and packed the sardines into cans. Each factory would sound its own distinctive whistle to alert workers that…

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Lubec, Maine - Parade, Pins and Pageantry, 1911

… enjoyed the Pocahontas float And the Eastern Star Women on this float are identified. Click on the photo, zoom in, and read Info for their names.

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Lubec, Maine - Susie Calder: Lubec's Sardine Queen

The women decorated the floats and ours was beautiful. John Tyler drove the truck that pulled the float.

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Lubec, Maine - Canning Sardines in Lubec: Technology, the Syndicate and Labor

Then they went to the Packing Room where women and girls placed the herring in cans, generally in a large well-lit area on the second floor.

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Tate House Museum

View collections, facts, and contact information for this Contributing Partner.

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Lubec, Maine - The Gardner Lake Tragedy - Page 1 of 2

The Gardner Lake Tragedy Miriam Kelley as a young woman X Images from the family of Miriam Kelley Doherty Research and text by Seth Doherty…

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Lubec, Maine - The Gardner Lake Tragedy - Page 2 of 2

The Gardner Lake Tragedy The fifth graders observations “One day in 1936 school children went to spend the end of the year by going on a boat at…