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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Online Items

1937. The deer was tied to the front fender of the car so that she could get it home to Strong. She looks very proud of her prize.

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Online Items

Online Items Loading deer on the train at Strong station, ca. 1915 Item 59547 infoStrong Historical Society Hunting enthusiasts, locally…

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Railroad

Railroad Loading deer on the train at Strong station, ca. 1915 Item 59547 infoStrong Historical Society Hunting enthusiasts, locally…

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Other Recreation

The deer were a lot bigger back then because the big ones got away; they were smart. There were many more hunters then, and now hunters are a dying…

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Biddeford History & Heritage Project - The Civil War/Reconstruction Era as Experienced in Biddeford & Saco - Page 8 of 17

J.G. Deering was eventually renamed J.G. Deering & Son Company once Joseph G. Deering’s son Frank Cutter Deering joined the business.

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Maine's Swedish Colony, July 23, 1870 - A Photo Essay of Hand Tools Found in the Swedish Colony

c.1930 Item 19528 infoStockholm Historical Society Carving knives that they used to skin cattle, deer, moose, and bear.

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Early Maine Photography - Groups - Page 2 of 2

The daughter of Major John Z. Holwell, Anna Margaret married Nathaniel Deering, a noted attorney, editor composer, and dramatist.

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - "Fly Rod" Crosby - Page 1 of 3

… generation of sports by placing bag limits on deer, salmon and trout as well as advocating for catch and release fishing tactics.

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - "Fly Rod" Crosby - Page 2 of 3

Loading deer on the train at Strong station, ca. 1915 Strong was a popular stop for "sports" traveling to and from the Rangeley Region on the Narrow…

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Biddeford History & Heritage Project - The Civil War/Reconstruction Era as Experienced in Biddeford & Saco - Page 2 of 17

Deering & Son Lumber Co., Biddeford, ca. 1880Maine Historical Society During the Civil War, Maine laborers worked in logging, milling, papermaking…

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Portland Press Herald Glass Negative Collection - Crime & Disaster - Page 1 of 2

Fire at Deering High Deering High School fire, Portland, 1921Item Contributed byMaine Historical Society/MaineToday Media On May 20th, 1921…

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Mercy Hospital - Founding of Mercy

Administration transferred from the old Weeks House to the larger Payson house on Deering and State Streets in 1927, with Weeks transforming into a…

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Guilford, Maine - BUSINESSES - Page 2 of 3

Red deer processing 85 cents per pound dressed; inspection charge is included to kill. Buffalo/bison processing is 40 cents per pound dressed, $100…

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Biddeford History & Heritage Project - HISTORY

X Wildlife abounds, and includes deer, fox, and all manner of fish, shorebirds, and waterfowl. The soil is rich and supports farming even today.

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Portland Press Herald Glass Negative Collection - "Man on the Street"

… quite an important figure in the class of 1901, Deering High School, if we are to judge from his record.

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Swan's Island: Six miles east of ordinary - I. Canoes and Clamshells: The Pre-European Settlement Years

Small, a Deer Isle man who served as a doctor on Swan’s Island between the years 1891 and 1903, points out in his island history that the name…

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Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - The Indian Encampment

… variety of aboriginal trinkets, skins of seal and deer, baskets of birch-bark, moccasins, bead-work, snow-shows, gulls’ breasts, stuffed birds…

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Biddeford History & Heritage Project - IV. Engulfed by nationalism: Revolutionary Biddeford

Deering & Son Lumber Co., Biddeford, ca. 1880Maine Historical Society By the mid to late 1700's Biddeford was a growing town, in the varied and…

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Biddeford History & Heritage Project - I. Headwaters of a community: Sowacatuck, Chouacoet, and the sea

They planted beans, corn, and squash and hunted deer and other wild game as well. Occasionally they warred with other tribes along their frontiers…

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Maine Maritime Museum

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Early Maine Photography - Portland Photographers

Weeks, and an elderly lady from the Deering family. Thomas R. Burnham arrived in Portland from Bangor in 1858 and was joined the next year by his…

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Dyer Library/Saco Museum

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Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - Guiding Services for Sport Hunters

Will warrant that good deer hunting be found.” One man who answered Joe’s ad was William Lyman Underwood, grandson to William Underwood who…

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Bob Marley

He then attended Deering High School in Portland, Maine. Marley had his first experiences with comedy while in high school.