Our mission is to foster meaningful engagement with the histories of Mount Desert Island.
Historic image courtesy of Acadia National Park. Contemporary image courtesy of Kelly Mitchell @ The Limited Lens. Composite image © 2016 Anthony Palumbo.
Historic image courtesy of Acadia National Park. Contemporary image courtesy of Kelly Mitchell @ The Limited Lens. Composite image © 2016 Anthony Palumbo.
Historic image courtesy of Acadia National Park. Contemporary image courtesy of Kelly Mitchell @ The Limited Lens. Composite image © 2016 Anthony Palumbo.
Historic image courtesy of the Mount Desert Island Historical Society. Contemporary image courtesy of Kelly Mitchell @ The Limited Lens. Composite image © 2016 Anthony Palumbo.
George B. Dorr and Franklin Lane on Cadillac Mountain. A Special thanks to Tony Palumbo and Kelly Mitchell for their creative genius! This has been an incredible collaboration. We will truly miss the worlds they brought to life. Historic image: Acadia National Park. Contemporary image: Tony Palumbo. Composite image: ©Tony Palumbo. Then and Now has been a collaborative, centennial project of the Mount Desert Island Historical Society, Bar Harbor Historical Society, Acadia National Park, Kelly Mitchell at The Limited Lens and Tony Palumbo.

MOUNT DESERT ISLAND

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87th Annual Meeting - July 26th

July 26th at 5 pm at the Neighborhood House in Northeast Harbor, the Mount Desert Island Historical Society will hold its 87th Annual Meeting.

Great Summer Adventure Cruise - August 20th

August 20th from 5 to 7:30 pm, the MDI Historical Society will host the Great Summer Adventure Cruise. Tickets are $25 for adults and $15 for children under 18.

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