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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Online Items

… William Benjamin McKeen (1866-1962) was a barber in Strong for more than forty years. He is shown here on the steps of his shop ca. 1925.

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Lincoln, Maine - Carney's Store

Around 1934, Peter sold his barber chair after finding that the clothing business was becoming more successful.

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Lincoln, Maine - Solomon's Store

At this time, it was a shoe store and barber shop. When Mr. Pinkham died in 1916, John Grindell bought stock in the store and made it into a clothing…

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Islesboro--An Island in Penobscot Bay - Early Settlements

Barber Shop, Islesboro, ca. 1900Item Contributed byIslesboro Historical Society HEWES POINT Hewes Point was named for Paoli Hewes, who established a…

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Online Items

… telephone switchboard, post office and McKeen's Barber Shop. Note the political banner stretched across the street for "F.

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Bath's Historic Downtown - The Sagadahock House and The Sagadahoc Block

… copy noted that the early businesses included a barber shop and The Lincoln National Bank. With the Sagadahock House getting all the attention, the…

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Presque Isle: The Star City - Braden Theater

… “There Will Be Blood”, “Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street”, and “The Spiderwick Chronicles”. Sources: Clark, Janice.

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Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - Economic History of Main Street, Northeast Harbor - Page 2 of 3

There were two pharmacies, two barbers, two clothiers, four tailors, six dressmakers and one shoemaker.

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Bath's Historic Downtown - Davenport Memorial and City Hall

A barber shop shared one building with the Farr and Frost Drugstore. The neighboring building housed the Kennebec Fruit Company, and F. and E.

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Aroostook Historical and Art Museum

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Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - Economic History of Main Street, Northeast Harbor - Page 1 of 3

There was a barber shop operated by Lyman Haskell and a fish market operated by Dan McEachern and Nick Stanley. The photography shop of Isaac T.

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

Some of the things were: It was a general store, barber shop, pool table, a jail cell that was really just a holding cell, bowling alley, a movie…

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Western Maine Foothills Region - Dixfield - Page 4 of 5

shops, meeting spaces, dry goods stores and a barber shop. The Tuscan Opera House was built in 1891.

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

… court, bowling alley, pool hall, barber shop, variety store, town jail, and town office.

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

… jail, town office, general store, pool hall, barber shop, and a bowling alley. Later, the top floor of Eureka was taken off and one of the ends was…

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Western Maine Foothills Region - Peru

Some of the stores had barber shops or pool parlors in them. Today there is still a sawmill in town.

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Lubec, Maine - Building the Roosevelt Bridge to Campobello - Page 1 of 3

… 1960, setting up offices in the old John Trenholm barber shop on the left side of Washington Street, Highway 189, close in proximity to the future…