Category Archives: Maine – Local Interest

SOLD! Vintage Wall Plaque from The Silent Woman, Waterville ME

  Once upon a time, there was a well-known restaurant in Waterville (ME) called The Silent Woman… possibly everyone in the entire state had eaten there at some point! The restaurant is no more but we do have one of … Continue reading

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“Certificate of Promotion to the High School” – Lawrence Worden, 1929

  We found this “Promotion to the High School” – I love that wording! – certificate for Lawrence Worden in a clean out last year, and had hoped to find a relative or descendant of young master Worden or either … Continue reading

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Soil Survey – Aroostook County, Maine – Northeastern Part, Issued 1964

This large manual also gives the following information on the cover: Series 1958, No. 27.   United States Department of Agriculture, Soil Conservation Service.  In cooperation with the University of Maine Agricultural Experiment Station. Condition:  Very good. # Pages / Maps: 80 … Continue reading

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Soil Survey – Penobscot County Maine, Issued 1963 – With Loads of Maps!

This large manual also gives the following information on the cover: Series 1959, No. 28.   United States Department of Agriculture, Soil Conservation Service.  In cooperation with the University of Maine Agricultural Experiment Station. I considered taking the book apart … Continue reading

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July ArtWalk – Brandon Goding is Our Featured Photographer!

Clearly, my photography is no where near as good as Brandon’s (which I say with full acceptance of my point & click method using my iPhone – and getting lots of glare in the process), but the pictures here will … Continue reading

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Vintage Nick Knowlton/Katahdin! Hardcore Rock n’ Rolla from 1982

  Older locals from Lewiston Auburn will remember the band Katahdin… and its lead singer Nick Knowlton, who sadly passed away recently after an amazing career. The Hardcore Rock ‘n Rolla album dates back to 1982, when I would have … Continue reading

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SOLD! Art: Tarzan, Jane and the Dinosaur by R W Field, Auburn (ME) Artist

John and I were at an auction one day, both of us going in different directions searching through the kinds of items that we’re each attracted to, when both of us zoomed in on this original painting. Tarzan? Jane? A … Continue reading

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