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  Bangor

  Cole Land Transportation Museum

  405 Perry Road

  Bangor  ME   04401    

  Phone  207 990-3600

  Web Site http://www.colemuseum.org/

  Description  200 vehicles, large snow removal collection, 10 firetrucks

  Type of Resource  Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Transportation

  Collection A-F  Arms

  Collection N-Z   Photography

  New or Updated:  4/20/2007

 

  Brunswick

  Pejepscot Museum

  159 Park Row

  Brunswick  ME   4011     

  Phone  207 729-6606

  Web Site www.curtislibrary.com/pejepscot.htm

  E-mail  mailto:pejepscot@gwi.net

  Description  Joshua Chamberlain research collection, 15000 photos

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Collection N-Z   Photography

  Research        Archives

  Owner/Operator:  Pejepscot Historical Society

  New or Updated:   5/15/2007

  Maine
 
Lewiston
 
Edmund S Muskie Archives & Special Collections Library
 
Bates College, 70 Campus Ave
 
Lewiston  ME 04240
 
Phone   207 786-6354
 
Web Site  http://abacus.bates.edu/admin/offices/muskie_archives/
 
E-mail  mailto:muskie@bates.edu
 
Description  governor, US senator, US Secretary of State, vice presidential candidate,                     presidential contender
 
Type of Resource   History Related Organization
 
Primary Focus  Famous People
 
Industry /Profession Politics
 
Collection N-Z  Photography
 
Research /Reading  Archives
 
Era  20th
 
New or Updated:  7/14/2004
 

  Monson

  Monson Historical Society

  Main Street

  mail: PO Box 173 Guilford ME 0443

  Monson        ME           04443    

  Phone   207 876-3073

  Web Site  *****

  E-mail  mailto:emb@midmaine.com

  Description  Swedish & Finnish immigrant, Monson Narrow Gauge RR, slate quarrying

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Industry /Profession Mining

  Collection N-Z  Photography

  Group Identity   Scandinavian

  Research /Reading  Library

  New or Updated:              8/4/2005
 

  Maine

  Oakfield

  Oakfield Railroad Museum

  I-95 exit 286

  PO Box 62

  Oakfield   ME    04763    

  Phone   207 757-8575

  Web Site  http://www.ainop.com/users/oakfield.rr/Oakfield-rr-museum.html

  E-mail  mailto:oakfield.rr.museum@ainop.com

  Description  signs, advertising pieces, maps, telegraph, mail carts, caboose, weathervane, original   photos in former station building

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Railroad

  Building Type   Depot

  Industry /Profession Transportation

  Collection N-Z  Photography

  New or Updated:   10/1/2005


 
Orland
 
Orland Historical Society
 
Castine Road
 
Orland  ME  04472  
 
Phone  207 469-2476
 
Web Site  *****
 
Description
 
Type of Resource  Museum
 
Primary Focus  Local History
 
Building Type  Store
 
Collection N-Z  Photography
 
New or Updated:  09/15/2003

Maine
Orono
Northeast Archives of Folklore and Oral History
Maine Folklife Center - U Maine
5773 South Stevens Hall
Orono ME 04469
Phone
207 581-1891
Web Site
http://www.umaine.edu/folklife/
E-mail folklife@maine.edu
Description 8000 photos and 2500 tape recorded interviews of Maine, New England & Canadian Maritimes
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus History Resource
Field of Study/Science Facility Oral History
Collection N-Z Photography
Research/Reading Archives

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  Sanford

  Sanford-Springvale Historical Committee

  919 Main St

  Sanford ME    04073    

  Web Site  http://www.sanfordhistory.org/collections.htm

  E-mail  mailto:pauger@sanford.org?subject=Sanford Historical Committee

  Description  collections with 34 volumes of glass negatives, housed next door to town hall, limited hours

  Type of Resource   History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Collection N-Z  Photography

  New or Updated:           11/30/2005
 

  ME

  South Portland

  Portland Harbor Museum

  2 Fort Road

  South Portland  ME   04106    

  Phone  207 799-6337

  Web Site www.portlandharbormuseum.org

  E-mail  mailto:info@portlandharbormuseum.org

  Description  history of harbor, on the waterfront near lighthouse it owns, on grounds

                    of For Preble

  Type of Resource  Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus Maritime

  Collection N-Z   Photography

  New or Updated:   6/29/2007

  Thomaston
 
Thomaston Historical Society
 
Knox
 
PO Box 384
 
Thomaston                       ME         04861  
  Phone   207 354-2295
 
Web Site  http://www.thomastonhistoricalsociety.com/
 
E-mail  mailto:katsmeow@adelphia.net
 
Description  located in only remaining structure of Henry Knox complex
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Famous People
 
Collection N-Z  Photography
 
Era  Revolutionary War
 
New or Updated:   12/9/2003

Maine
Union
Matthews Museum of Maine Heritage
Union Fairgrounds
PO Box 582
Union ME
Phone 207 785-3321
Web Site *****
E-mail mailto:mitchell@tidewater.net
Alt Web http://www.midcoast.com/~rtacc/museums.html
Description 8000 local items of coopering, cobbling, farming, Moxie, carriage barn with one horse shay
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Building Type Schoolhouse
Collection N-Z Photography
Research/Reading Archives

  Vinalhaven
 
Vinalhaven Historical Society Museum
 
High Street
 
PO Box 339
 
Vinalhaven              ME  04863 
 
Phone   207 863-4410
 
Web Site  http://www.midcoast.com/~vhhissoc/home.html
 
E-mail  mailto:vhhissoc@midcoast.com
 
Description  local artifacts from Civil War, schools, fishing, horsenet & granite industries
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Local History
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Genealogy
 
Collection A-F Costume
 
Collection N-Z  Photography
 
New or Updated:  12/13/2003


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