Researching Maine Industries
Agriculture • Fishing • Granite / Lime / Gravel • Ice Harvesting • Logging / Lumber / Paper • Shipbuilding • Textile & Shoe Mills • Tourism
- Davistown Museum - the history of Maine tools and toolmakers
- Google Books - full text access to many state and town histories which often include economic and industrial development chapters.
- The Maine Economy Overview of Maine economics
- Maine Gov: Labor Statistics: Links to Demographics, employment and industry statistics
- Maine Memory - picture slide shows and exhibits of many industries and trades.
- Penobscot Bay History Online Working The Bay, Fishing, Ships
Refine your searches by searching industry keywords or products + history + Maine (i.e. Maine lobster history or lime industry Rockland).
Maine Science and Environment Sites
Friends of Sebago Lake
Gulf of Maine Research Institute
Maine Nautical Network : Maine Harbors site
Downeast Salmon Federation
Miscellaneous Sites of Interest
Maine Today Maine newspaper links