Knox County Through The Eastern Eye

Knox County Through Eastern’s Eye: An Exhibit of Historic Photos from the Eastern Illustrating & Publishing Co. Collection

Penobscot Marine Museum wishes to thank the generous sponsors who made this exhibit possible:

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Public Library, Vinalhaven ME

Public Library, Vinalhaven ME

In 1887 Vinalhaven’s first “public library” became a reality, thanks to the generosity of the Bodwell Granite Company, which leased a room, and the granite workers themselves, who donated $118 toward the cost of books and supplies. »Read More

Main Street, Warren, Me

Main Street, Warren, Me

The first building on the right was a restaurant, called The Mill Syde when this photograph was taken. It survived until the 1960s, when it was demolished. »Read More

Hotel and Mill, Warren, Me

Hotel and Mill, Warren, Me

This picture was taken from in front of the present library in Warren, looking east toward the Georges River. Hotel Warren was built by Col. Thatcher and run by Seth Weatherbee. »Read More

View at Washington, ME

View at Washington, ME

This view is of Washington Village looking north. At the junction the road goes north toward Liberty to the left and right on the Old Union Road to Union. »Read More