The Northern Maine, its Points of Interest and its Representative Business Men manuscript provides historical sketches of the nine towns featured within it’s embrace, as well as biographical sketches of the businesses and the men and women who owned and ran those businesses found within the towns of Houlton, Presque Isle, Caribou, Ft. Fairfield, Danforth, Lincoln, Mattawamkeag, Winn, and Kingman.

1891 Northern Maine Business Directory

To view the biography and business sketch, click on the “View Bio” link and the link will take you directly to the sketch.

 

Gallery of Photos

The gallery of photos contains pictures of the towns and scenery, most taken in 1891, and advertisements for various businesses as subscribed within the manuscript.

 

Source: Bacon, George F. Northern Maine, its Points of Interest and its Representative Business Men: Embracing Houlton, Presque Isle, Caribou, Ft. Fairfield, Danforth, Lincoln, Mattawamkeag, Winn and Kingman. Newark, NJ: Glenwood Publishing Company. 1891.