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Historical Items

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Item 15761

Election ballot, Burnham, 1900

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1900 Location: Burnham Media: Ink on paper

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Item 109084

View at Burnham, ca. 1915

Contributed by: Penobscot Marine Museum Date: circa 1915 Location: Burnham

Item 15669

William Burnham

Contributed by: City of Brewer Date: 1865-02-16 Location: Brewer Media: Photographic print

Tax Records

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Item 35852

57-59 Burnham Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Fred L. Burnham & als Use: Dwelling - Two family

Item 35827

26-28 Burnham Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Mary A Burnham Use: Dwelling - Two family

Item 35845

Assessor's Record, 26 Burnham Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: David W Sprague Use: Garage

Architecture & Landscape

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Item 110758

Burnham & Morrill annex building, Portland, 1945-1946

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1945–1946 Location: Portland Client: Burnham & Morrill Co. Architect: John Howard Stevens; John Howard Stevens and John Calvin Stevens II Architects

Item 110756

B&M store house and canning factory, Portland, 1918-1944

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1918–1944 Location: Portland; Farmington; Livermore Falls Client: Burnham and Morrill Co. Architect: John Calvin Stevens John Howard Stevens Architects

Item 110759

Plans for Warehouse Building, Portland, 1917-1946

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1917–1946 Location: Portland Client: Burnham and Morrill Co. Architect: John Howard Stevens; John Howard Stevens and John Calvin Stevens II Architects

Online Exhibits

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Selections from the Collections

Maine Historical Society staff come across unique and unforgettable items in our collections every day. While it's difficult to choose favorites from a dynamic collection, this exhibit features memorable highlights as selected by members of the MHS staff.

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Dressing Up, Standing Out, Fitting In

Adorning oneself to look one's "best" has varied over time, gender, economic class, and by event. Adornments suggest one's sense of identity and one's intent to stand out or fit in.

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Laboring in Maine

Workers in Maine have labored in factories, on farms, in the woods, on the water, among other locales. Many of Maine's occupations have been determined by the state's climate and geographical features.

Site Pages

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Burnham Morrill Corn Factory, Farmington, ca. 1930

Burnham Morrill Corn Factory, Farmington, ca. 1930 Contributed by Farmington Historical Society Description Postcard of the Burnham

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Early Maine Photography - Portland Photographers

Howe, Rufus Adams, Thomas R. Burnham, and A, M. McKenney. Marcus Ormsbee moved his studio from Boston to Portland in 1843 and practiced in the city…

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Early Maine Photography - Art

Burnham of Bangor in the 1850s. Between 1790 and 1840 silhouettes were an inexpensive alternative to portrait miniatures for creating images of…