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John Martin: Expert Observer - Ada Martin, Bangor, 1865

… hobby sitting by a window all alone in a rocking chair her foot on another chair reading." View additional information about this item on the…

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Biddeford History & Heritage Project - "Good the more communicated, the more abundant grows" : The Thursday Club

… grows" : The Thursday Club "Rocking Chair Row" program, Biddeford, 1930Item Contributed byBiddeford Historical Society The club, from the…

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Swan's Island: Six miles east of ordinary - Ocean View Hotel

… though it was said of him that he 'had a rocking chair permanently attached to his butt.' Lilla Moulden owned and operated the Ocean View Hotel…

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Early Maine Photography - Occupational

The lady’s plain dress and her old rocking chair indicate a rural origin for this tintype. Tintype of woman knitting, ca.

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Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - Economic History of Main Street, Northeast Harbor - Page 1 of 3

… be filled…Otis was usually sitting in his rocking chair by the big pot-bellied stove in the middle of the floor and didn’t move around very fast.”…

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Blue Hill, Maine - In Search of the Rustic Life

… spent time in swings, hammocks, and rocking chairs. Opportunities for sailing were offered by both The Homestead and The Blue Hill Inn, as well as…