Farmington, Maine Historical Society
Preserving Farmington's history for the future
Fridays, Titcomb House open appointment
Jan. 23 monthly meeting UMF's Roberts' Learning Center, 3rd floor. A pot luck starts at 6pm followed by a presentation by Layne Nason a UMF student who will present his class project.
Feb. 27 monthly mtg. 6pm pot luck at North Church
Located in Farmington, Maine, the historical society is touted by state and preservation agencies as being "far ahead of most historical societies." the Farmington Historical Society has been procuring and preserving Farmington's incredible history since 1961.
Farmington Historical Society
A museum of Farmington's history containing thousands of artifacts and research material is located at the Titcomb House, a c. 1846 home located at 118 Academy St. Please make an appointments to visit. Contact cbell04938@ gmail.com
Titcomb House Museum
Open by Appt.
New! Mugs Featuring S. Lorette Artwork!
A new series of mugs featuring Shirley Lorette's artwork is now available. This year's artwork is of the old F.L. Butler building on Front St. It was the warehouse of Knowlton McLeary before being removed for the Western Mountain Financial office of Franklin Savings Bank. Available during the wreath sale and at Sugarwood Gallery and Calico Patch. $15 each.
March 4 Northeast by Eastern by Sumner McKay 7pm North Church
The Northeast by Eastern combines Eastern Illustrating and Publishing Company’s comprehensive collection of early 20th century photographs with archival film footage, interviews, oral histories, a musical soundtrack featuring period music, as well as an original score by Sumner McKane. Combined, these stories and images illustrate an era unlike any other in American history. Interviews and oral histories not only detail the history of the Eastern Illustrating and Publishing Co., and the postcard craze of the early 1900s.