Category: Public Events & Celebrations, Ceremonies
Historical ItemsView All Showing 2 of 504
Louise Surrette Boudreau Receives Lions Club Award
Contributed by: Bangor Public Library Date: 1966 Location: Bangor Media: Photographic print
James F. Baldwin on trip to Washington, 1813
Contributed by: Pierce Family Collection through Maine Historical Society Date: 1813 Location: Boston; Baldwin Media: Ink on paper
Bangor House decorated for President Grant, Bangor, 1871
Contributed by: Bangor Public Library Date: 1871-10-18 Location: Bangor Media: Stereograph
Online ExhibitsView All Showing 2 of 12
Scientist, author and explorer Donald B. MacMillan established Wiscasset as his homeport for many of the voyages he made to the Arctic region starting in the early 1920s.
A Parade, an Airplane and Two Weddings
Two couples, a parade from downtown Caribou to the airfield, and two airplane flights were the scene in 1930 when the couples each took off in a single-engine plane to tie the knot high over Aroostook County.
The Doris Hamlin, a four-masted schooner built at the Frye-Flynn Shipyard in Harrington, was one of the last vessels launched there, marking the decline of a once vigorous shipbuilding industry in Washington County.
Site PagesView All Showing 2 of 80
Historic Clothing Collection - Children's Wear
Children's Wear View the Children's Clothing Slide Show For the second half of the 19th century children’s fashions mirrored adult styles.
Historic Clothing Collection - 1800-1830 - Page 2 of 2
1800-1830 Gown with leaf motif, ca. 1825Maine Historical Society As of 2020, the MHS collection includes no examples of 1820s colored cotton…
Historic Clothing Collection - 1800-1830 - Page 1 of 2
1800-1830 Lucia Wadsworth's "assembly dress," Portland, ca. 1799Maine Historical Society Slender cotton gown, Buckfield, ca.
My Maine StoriesView All Showing 2 of 3
Come back to Maine, I did!
by Dan Bolduc
Reflections and the value of Maine from a former pro hockey player from Waterville
Pandemic ruminations and the death of Rose Cleveland
by Tilly Laskey
Correlations between the 1918 and 2020 Pandemics