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Presque Isle: The Star City - Presque Isle Outdoor Pool

Presque Isle Outdoor Pool X Text by Mary and Chelsea, students at Presque Isle Middle School Edited by Presque Isle Historical Society X…

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L.L. Bean Corporate Archives

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

Crosby was a woman engaged in the outdoor and tourism industries at a time when it was overwhelmingly dominated by men.

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

She attended many outdoor trade shows in Boston, New York and Philadelphia where she regaled visitors with stories about the Maine woods.

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - The Porter Family

She did not mind because she loved the outdoors. She was able to afford going to college because of an inheritance received from her father and her…

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

… Rod Crosby collection, as well as items from the Outdoor Sporting Heritage Museum in Oquossoc and the Maine State Museum, are temporarily on loan…

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Maine Forest Service

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Historic Clothing Collection - Active & Casual Wear

… Slide Show The growing and changing range of outdoor and indoor activities pursued by the general populace increasingly required specific…

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Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - Charles K. Savage (1903-1979): The View from Asticou - Page 1 of 6

He spent part of every day outdoors, walking in the native world around him. He cared passionately about preserving the natural gifts of the island…

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Early Maine Photography - Art - Page 2 of 2

The outdoor effect is especially evident in a tintype of a man seated on a bench on a faux beach with a maritime scene behind him, complete with a…

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Norcross Heritage Trust

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Maine Conservation Corps

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Baxter State Park

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Early Maine Photography - Landscape Photography - Page 3 of 3

… area are also represented in the Society’s early outdoor photographs, as reflected in street scenes in South Paris and Athens.

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Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - Charles K. Savage (1903-1979): The View from Asticou - Page 2 of 6

… interests, intellect, patrician lifestyles, and outdoor focus – a lifelong give and take that helped shape Charles and he in turn used to shape his…

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Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - A Short History Of Performing Arts On Mount Desert Island

… been a celebrated destination for vacationers and outdoor enthusiasts for well over a century. While many are familiar with the island as a…

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Historic Clothing Collection - 1900-1910 - Page 1 of 3

… increasing participation in the workforce and outdoor activities, favored a more naturally curved silhouette with plain, sensible skirts (still…

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Historic Clothing Collection - 1890-1900 - Page 3 of 3

Steadily increasing female participation in outdoor activities such as lawn tennis, ball games, and bicycling contributed to demand for, and…

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - The Cheese Factory

The Cheese Factory Text By: Strong School 7th and 8th Graders, 2011-2012 Return to Student Research Cheese/Pantry BoxItem Contributed byStrong…

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Wood Products of Strong

Wood Products of Strong Text By: Carl Stinchfield and Dawn S. Pratt Return to Online Exhibits The importance of wood products to the Town of Strong…

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Early Schools

Early Schools Text By: Kathy Lambert Return to Online Exhibits The early schools of Strong were called rural or district schools and were situated…

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - About MCHP

About MCHP X About the Maine Community Heritage Project... The Maine Community Heritage Project (MCHP), a partnership between Maine…

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Prominent Women

Prominent Women Text By: Strong School 7th and 8th Graders, 2011-2012 Julia Harris May poetry collection, 1903Item Contributed byFarmington…

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - National Blue Ribbon School

National Blue Ribbon School Breaking ground for renovation, Strong Public School, ca. 1996 Conducting the ceremonial ground breaking at the…