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Category: Nature & Geography, Weather & Disasters, Storms

Historical Items

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Item 20500

Hurricane of 1892

Contributed by: Pejepscot Historical Society Date: 1892 Location: Brunswick Media: Photographic print

Item 27688

Hurricane Damage, Old Orchard Beach, 1954

Contributed by: Dyer Library Archives / Saco Museum Date: 1954 Location: Old Orchard Beach Media: Photographic print

Item 27690

1954 Hurricane, Old Orchard Beach, 1954

Contributed by: Dyer Library Archives / Saco Museum Date: 1954 Location: Old Orchard Beach Media: Photographic print

Exhibits

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The Arrival of Winter

The astronomical arrival of winter -- also known as the winter solstice -- marks the year's shortest day and the season of snow and cold. It usually arrives on December 21.

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Most Inconvenient Storm

A Portland newspaper wrote about an ice storm of January 28, 1886 saying, "The city of Portland was visited yesterday by the most inconvenient storm of the season."