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Early Maine Photography - Landscape Photography - Page 1 of 3

Middle Street’s small frame and brick houses and buildings, the domed granite Merchants Exchange, and the Second Parish Church have long vanished…

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Surry by the Bay - Early Settlement

… of crude log shacks, the people soon built good frame houses. Plenty of trees and finished lumber were available.

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Early Settlers

… memory, Harold Titcomb donated the timbers for a frame for a ski lodge and other funds to build the lodge.

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Guilford, Maine - Early Manufacturing - Page 2 of 3

… for use in the textile industry on the spinning frames. This was the second textile mill in town. Piscataquis Woolen Company Mill, Guilford…

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Thomaston: The Town that Went to Sea - The Fales Edgarton House

… who was born in Walpole, MA, built the first framed house on High Street in 1762. The Fales families on High Street above the Mill Creek/River…

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Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - More on the Old Ell

Much of the framing consisted of hand-hewn 6"x6" timbers with wooden pegs. One can imagine A.C. Savage and/or his neighbors fashioning those logs…

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Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - The Old Ell is Born

… brother Ralph, use the barn timbers and lumber to frame and construct a 13-stall automobile storage garage for their Asticou Garage summer taxi and…

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Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - Inns

He used to do a big business with birchbark frames. He didn’t have to go to Bar Harbor to sell them because people came to him.” Continue to…

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Scarborough: They Called It Owascoag - A Look Inside the Classroom Over Time - Page 3 of 4

Often people frame them and hang them in their house. Now “Pomp and Circumstance” is played while students are graduating and receiving their…

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Thomaston: The Town that Went to Sea - Henry Knox: The Old Church on the Hill

The church itself was framed and covered by James Stackpole, taking three days and drawing a large crowd of spectators and assistants from the…

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Stephen Titcomb and the Settlement of the Sandy River Valley

Stephen Titcomb's Frame House Built in 1788.Farmington Historical Society Stephen Titcomb lived on the farm for 59 years.

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Guilford, Maine - Guilford Schools

This building was a frame structure that also was destroyed by fire. A second building was constructed at the same location that served as a school…

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Mantor Library, University of Maine Farmington

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Eastern Maine Medical Center

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