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Item 5895

Comsat radome receiver station, Andover

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: 1980-09-17

Location: Andover

Media: Photographic print

Item 6219

Fire alarm pull box, Eliot, ca. 1860

Contributed by: Eliot Baha'i Archives

Date: circa 1860

Location: Eliot

Media: Photographic print

Item 14607

Edison Primary Cell, S-90

Contributed by: Fort Kent Historical Society

Date: circa 1915

Location: Fort Kent

Media: glass and metal

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Nursing students, Eastern Maine General Hospital, ca. 1898

One Hundred Years of Caring -- EMMC

In 1892 five physicians -- William H. Simmons, William C. Mason, Walter H. Hunt, Everett T. Nealey, and William E. Baxter -- realized the need for a hospital in the city of Bangor had become urgent and they set about providing one.

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Horn antenna, Andover, 1962

Maine and the Space Age

The small town of Andover landed on the international map in 1962 when the Earth Station that had been built there successfully communicated with Telstar, the first telecommunications satellite.

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Cottage for women, Maine State Sanatorium, Hebron, ca. 1909

Among the Lungers: Treating TB

Tuberculosis -- or consumption as it often was called -- claimed so many lives and so threatened the health of communities that private organizations and, by 1915, the state, got involved in TB treatment. The state's first tuberculosis sanatorium was built on Greenwood Mountain in Hebron and introduced a new philosophy of treatment.

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Nurse uniform replica, Bar Harbor, 1997

Mt. Desert Island Hospital

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Nurse with child patient at St. Joseph Hospital, Bangor, ca. 1960

St. Joseph Healthcare

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Moving in, Eastern Maine Medical Center, Bangor, 1976

Eastern Maine Medical Center

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My Maine Stories Showing 3 of 7 View All

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My 40 years in Forestry and the Paper Industry in Maine

by Donna Cassese


I was the first female forester hired by Scott Paper and continue to find new uses for wood.

Story

Mosher family history and my career at S.D. Warren

by Abbott Mosher


My family settled the Westbrook region and I am a 4th generation paper maker at S.D. Warren.

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Working as a telephone operator in the 1940s

by Doris Tardy


Working as a telephone operator in 1946 was new and exciting, and challenging.