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Item 8091

Cow on Ram Island Farm, Cape Elizabeth, ca. 1925

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society/MaineToday Media

Date: circa 1925

Location: Cape Elizabeth

Media: Glass Negative

Item 13485

Clifford Kimball and steer, Lovell, ca. 1890

Contributed by: Lovell Historical Society

Date: circa 1890

Location: Lovell

Media: Photographic print

Item 20824

House moving, Portland, ca. 1892

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: circa 1892

Location: Portland

Media: Photographic print

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Holstein and Ayrshire bulls, Caribou Fair, ca 1922

Fair Season: Crops, Livestock, and Entertainment

Agricultural fairs, intended to promote new techniques and better farming methods, have been held since the early 19th century. Before long, entertainments were added to the educational focus of the early fairs.