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Early settlement and travel

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RAIL LINES

MAINE RAIL IMAGES

These images are part of the collection of Richmond Bates.




Bangor and Aroostook Railroad "In the Maine Woods," 1925

SR&RL timetable 1927

Sandy River & Rangeley Lakes - December 1, 1927 timetable
B&A timetables: 1955 & 1942

Bangor and Aroostook Railroad timetables from October 31, 1955 and August 31, 1942

B&A timetable 1960

Bangor and Aroostook Railroad - October 30, 1960 timetable

MCRR timetable 1956

Maine Central Railroad - June 20, 1938 timetable

Ad in MCRR timetable 1956

Advertisement for Maine Central Railroad - October 28, 1956 timetable



Bangor and Aroostook Railroad Pamphlet, circo 1950





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EARLY SETTLEMENT & TRAVEL | RAIL LINES | TRANSPORTATION TODAY | FEATURED INTERVIEWS | TRANSCRIPT

HISTORY TIMELINE | ARTS & CULTURE TIMELINE | NATIVE AMERICAN CULTURE | CLASSROOM | HISTORY LINKS | SITE INDEX

 

HOME: The Story of Maine on the Maine Public Broadcasting Network was made in partnership with the Maine State Museum. Major funding was provided by the  Institute of Museum and Library Services, a federal agency committed to fostering innovation, leadership and a lifetime of learning. Additional funding provided by Elsie Viles.
Major funding for previous seasons of  HOME: The Story of Maine was made possible by a grant from Rural Development, a part of the USDA. Special support is provided by The Maine State Museum and Northeast Historic Films.