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Lincoln, Maine - Horse and Wagon, Lincoln, ca. 1900

Horse and Wagon, Lincoln, ca. 1900 Contributed by Lincoln Historical Society Description Two men with a horse and wagon in Lincoln.

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Maine and the Civil War - Poster seeking cavalry horses, Aroostook County, 1861

Poster seeking cavalry horses, Aroostook County, 1861 Contributed by Aroostook County Historical and Art Museum Description A Civil War…

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Historic Hallowell - The Cyclone of 1895

The Cyclone of 1895 Horse and master, c. 1912 Item 10899 infoAroostook County Historical and Art Museum The stable that was occupied by…

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Historic Hallowell - The Cyclone of 1895

The Cyclone of 1895 Horse and master, c. 1912 Item 10899 infoAroostook County Historical and Art Museum The stable that was occupied by…

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Online Items

Online Items Road crew on horse-drawn road grader, Strong, ca. 1905 Item 57204 infoStrong Historical Society This American Champion…

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Presque Isle: The Star City - Harvesting Potatoes - Page 2 of 13

… the digger and powered the digger mechanism, the horses tired easily. They had to rest frequently or were replaced by another team of horses.

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Guilford, Maine - Around Town By: Piscataquis Community Middle School Students

… Community Middle School Students Horse Drawn Snow Roller, Guilford, ca. 1900 Item 30891 infoGuilford Historical Society SNOW ROLLING A…

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Maine's Swedish Colony, July 23, 1870 - Agricultural Statistics of the Colony, 1870 to 1880

… planted apples - 19 trees 1873 grass - 400 acres horses - 22 oxen - 14 cows/calves - 100/40 sheep - 33 pigs - 125 domestic fowl - uncounted 1880…

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Historic Hallowell - Cyclone Poems

… Cyclones, Storms, and Fixing the City by Gabby Horse A stable maybe I am stuck and it is tight Help has come for me Boy In a dark tight space A…

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Presque Isle: The Star City - Jasper Beckwith Spraying Potatoes, Presque Isle, 1940

… Isle Historical Society Description Horses were still used in 1940 for many farm chores.

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Franklin County Agricultural Fair

Premiums included a high of $4 for “best stud horses,” and $5 for “best bull, not less than 2 years old.” By 1901, at the 62nd Annual Exhibition of…

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Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - Activities for Rusticators

… byJesup Memorial Library A fine stable of horses carried great prestige among Mount Desert’s summer elite as did winning a ribbon in the annual…