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Historic Clothing Collection - 1950-1960 - Page 4 of 4

… made under license in the United States for the retail market. This practice became common and many European couturiers came to rely on revenues…

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Life on a Tidal River - Main Street, Bangor, ca. 1945

… This view of Main Street shows the variety of retail businesses that defined downtown Bangor including Freese’s Department Store, Farrar Furniture…

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Thomaston: The Town that Went to Sea - The Carr O'Brien Block

… sail loft, boot and shoe factory, clothing factory, and now houses the Prison Showroom, a retail outlet for products manufactured by prisoners.

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Life on a Tidal River - Wheelwright Building, Bangor, 1948

During the 1940s the building housed a variety of retail businesses including Carroll Perfumer, Jake's Clothing Company, Progressive Business…

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Life on a Tidal River - Then and Now

… hub for all of Eastern Maine and home to many retail businesses, hotels, theaters, and restaurants.

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John Martin: Expert Observer - Thomas White Dry Good Emporium, Bangor, 1864

The north and south stores were for retail sales. The brick building is captured in a drawing done by John Martin (1823-1904), an accountant and…

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Bath's Historic Downtown - Merchants' Row

… 108, 114, and 116 Front Street, the home of many retail stores, built at a variety of times, ranging from 1832 into the 1840s.

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Historic Hallowell - Henry Pope Clearwater Ph.D.~ Patient Medicine Mass Marketer

His formulations were distributed wholesale and retail throughout the country and as far away as Great Britain and Africa.

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Highlighting Historical Hampden - Summer Street

… merchants maintained wharves, warehouses, and retail stores on Summer Street, all necessary related to the buying and selling of goods, including…

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Guilford, Maine - BUSINESSES - Page 2 of 3

They perform well in retail meat, federal and custom slaughtering and processing, and in house smoking.

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Scarborough: They Called It Owascoag - Historical Overview - Page 4 of 4

New York: Penguin Books, 2004. York Deeds. Vol. II, 114. Centervale Farm - Business and Retail Center X Shops at Bessey Square X

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Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - Economic History of Main Street, Northeast Harbor - Page 3 of 3

… shifted from trades and professional business to retail and hospitality. Parker Brown’s 2012 study of businesses in Northeast Harbor clearly shows…