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March 2019 – SHS Website Activities

New items added to the website during March 2019. Main Room Bookcase (Back) Scarborough Annual Reports 1891 Scarborough Annual Report – 1891 Scarborough Annual Report – 1892 Scarborough Annual Report – 1893   Videos https://youtu.be/2JFavV19_1g Internet Ann Googins Collection Historical … Continue reading

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Historical Sketch of Prouts Neck

By Frank Moss This historical sketch was originally written by Frank Moss and published in 1912. This is a reproduction of that publication. THE object in writing the following notes is to bridge over the interval between Mr. Moulton’s history … Continue reading

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February 2019 – SHS Website Activities

Main Room Maps Computers Bill Tolman Database (Read Only) Surname Files Videos Added: Bookcase (Back) They Answered the Call – List of Scarborough Volunteers in the Civil War. Scarborough Annual Report – 1886Scarborough Annual Report – 1887Scarborough Annual Report – 1888Scarborough Annual … Continue reading

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January 2019 – SHS Website Activities

Main Room Maps Surname Files Videos Added Scarborough’s Black Point; a Century of Conflict by Michael Davis to the Video Library. Also posted his presentation images to Presentation Images – Century of Conflict. Back Room (Kitchen) Photos I created Image Galleries for … Continue reading

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December 2018 – SHS Website Activities

Main Room Maps 1741-1844 Black Point (and Prouts Neck) map uploaded to Digital Maine. Surname Files Corporal Lucian Thomas Libby added to Libby Surname File. Videos Videos page updated and Maine Barns by Don Perkins was posted to YouTube Playlist, Back Room (Kitchen) Photos … Continue reading

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November 2018 SHS Website Activity

Main Room Surname Files Videos Recorded the November 2018 presentation of the Scarborough Historical Society’s monthly meeting, “I Feel Your Pain: 19th Century Patent Medicine” by Roberta Ransley-Matteau and posted it to YouTube with a link from the Video page. The … Continue reading

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October 2018 SHS Website Activity

Main Room Surname Files I added a Fickett Surname post, scanned and OCRed 89.9.720 – Fickett – Libby Notes, Videos I recorded the October 2018 presentation of the Scarborough Historical Society’s monthly meeting, “Podcasts: Digging Up our Forgotten Past and Breathing … Continue reading

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New photos – June 2018

New photos added to the website last month (June 2018) 89.9.1860 – Pleasant Hill Hose – circa 1860. 2017.51.5 – Rescue Unit, Circa 1952 – Dr. Philip Haigis, Frank Slipp, Cayton Urquhart, Percy Gower, Leon Lary, Ross Sherwood. 2017.56.02 – … Continue reading

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Maine In the Great War

The May Scarborough Historical Society monthly meeting will be May 6th, 2:00 pm, at the Scarborough Public Library. After a short business meeting, guest speaker Jason C. Libby will talk about Maine’s involvement in World War I. More than 35,000 … Continue reading

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Museum Closed Today – 13 March 2018

Due to the predicted storm, the museum will be closed on Tuesday, March 13th, 2018.

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