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Presque Isle: The Star City - Businesses

Businesses Businesses large and small have contributed to the growth Presque Isle.

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Guilford, Maine - BUSINESSES - Page 1 of 3

BUSINESSES History of Businesses by: Piscataquis Community Middle School 8th Grade students Included in the next 3 pages: Davis Brothers…

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Guilford, Maine - BUSINESSES - Page 2 of 3

BUSINESSES HERRING BROTHERS Text by: Deven Martin, Kyla Desmarais, Sam Thomas Eighth Grade Students of Piscataquis Community Middle School Images…

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Guilford, Maine - BUSINESSES - Page 3 of 3

BUSINESSES FRENCH & ELLIOTT COMPANY Kelsey Callins and Katie Scott 8th Grade Students, Piscataquis Community Middle School Images by: Guilford…

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

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

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

A real estate business was established during the 1880s and was known as the Islesboro Land and Improvement Company.

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Thomaston: The Town that Went to Sea - Thomaston Business District - 1857 to 1880

Thomaston Business District - 1857 to 1880 North side of Main Street Business Block, Looking west to east, Thomaston, Maine 2008Item…

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Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - Lodging and Hotels: A Savage Family Business

Lodging and Hotels: A Savage Family Business Savage Family Hotel Page Images -III Click here to see pictures and read about the hotels and inns…

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Portland Press Herald Glass Negative Collection - Along the Waterfront

… regular column on what was going on on Portland's busy working waterfront entitled "Along the Waterfront", often with accompanying photographs.

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Portland Press Herald Glass Negative Collection - Portland Press Herald Glass Negative Collection

Although he was new to the business, he understood how to hire the right people for the job and how to execute his creative vision.

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Portland Press Herald Glass Negative Collection - Aviation

Jones began his business of flying sightseeing passengers in his biplanes in 1919, and by 1928 he was recognized as one of the pioneers in the…

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Presque Isle: The Star City - Wilder's Jewelry

At twenty-eight, he opened his first business in Presque Isle. In 1947, Wilder lost this business in one of Presque Isle many fires.

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Historic Hallowell - Hallowell Sounds

… Stars Over Stevens ~ Listen to the singers from the Stevens Training Center in a recording from 1966. Arthur Moore Describes the Ice Business.

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Historic Hallowell - More About the Johnson Brothers

The shoe business grew so rapidly in Hallowell  that its shoes were being shipped across the country.

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Thomaston: The Town that Went to Sea - Hotels in Thomaston

… fire in 1915 that destroyed the hotel and two business blocks on the south side of Main Street. The Knox Hotel was rebuilt shortly after the fire.

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Thomaston: The Town that Went to Sea - Thomaston Expands - 1805 to 1846

… to the thriving shipbuilding and lime quarrying businesses, the population in Thomaston swelled to 6227 by the 1840s, and a variety of businesses

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Bath's Historic Downtown - 94 Front Street

Following these first 4 important businesses and their owners, 6 businesses were at the location from 1934 to 2009, beginning with Burnham's Auto…

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Presque Isle: The Star City - Main and State streets, Presque Isle, 1929

This photograph shows the Bolton Block and the businesses within in 1929. The Bolton Block was destroyed by fire in 1943.

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Thomaston: The Town that Went to Sea - The Paine House

… on the river and had a very successful shipping business for several years. He carried on a successful trade in a store on the site of the Prison…

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Presque Isle: The Star City - Thompson's Memorial

Barney’s daughter, Glenda, married Oscar Tagget, and Tagget became Barney’s partner in Thompson’s Memorial until his death in 1962. The building and…

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Thomaston: The Town that Went to Sea - Building Boom, early 19th century

North side of Main Street Business Section, Thomaston, 1895Item Contributed byThomaston Historical Society North side of Main Street Business

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Thomaston: The Town that Went to Sea - Edward O'Brien moves to Thomaston - 1850s

… son-in-law, William Campbell, complemented the business by establishing a sailmaking business in the Carr O’Brien Block, a building built by…

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

There are now two present owners that run the business, Robert Rankin and Susie Anderson. The hall was originally built in the early 1920s by the Odd…