Monthly Archives: February 2018

Spirits Alive Program – February 24, 2018

The Strangling Angel in Casco Bay: Epidemic Diphtheria in Coastal Maine, 1735-1750 In 1735, a new disease seized the northeast of North America. The mysterious throat distempers never achieved the notoriety of other diseases of the colonial era, but no single … Continue reading

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Roast Beef Supper

Saturday, March 3, 2018 – 4:00—5:40 pm Sponsored by the Scarborough Lions For the Benefit of the Scarborough Historical Society & Venturing Crew 39 Tickets: $10.00 for Adults, $5.00 for Children (Available at the Scarborough Historical Museum Tuesday mornings) Location:  … Continue reading

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Portland Railroad: Trolleys Through Scarborough, Maine

4 March 2018, 1 PM Scarborough Public Library The Portland Railroad system as it existed following the completion of the Saco-Old Orchard line in 1903, operated trolleys on 93.75 miles of track, serving the communities of Portland, South Portland, Cape … Continue reading

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