Great Cranberry Island Historical Society

The Great Cranberry Island Historical Society (GCIHS) collects, preserves, and studies the history and genealogy of Great Cranberry and its neighboring islands, and presents diverse cultural and educational programs.


Maine Preservation
Maine Preservation is a statewide, private, nonprofit organization dedicated to preserving and protecting irreplaceable architectural heritage and historic sites, and communities of Maine. Portland, Maine 207-775-3652.


Maine Historical Preservation Commission

This state agency functions as the State Historic Preservation Office in Maine and is responsible for the identification, evaluation, and protection of Maine’s significant cultural resources as directed by the National Historic Preservation Act of 1966. Augusta, Maine 207-287-2132.


Maine Historical Society

The Maine Historical Society consists of the Research Library, Center for Maine History Museum, and the historic Wadsworth Longfellow House. Portland, Maine 207-774-1822.


Maine Memory Network

A project of the Maine Historical Society consisting of documents and images contributed by local historical societies throughout the state. Maine State Museums and Archives The purpose of the organization is to develop and foster a network of citizens and institutions in ME who identify, collect, interpret, and/or provide access to materials relating to history and culture. Augusta, Maine
207-623-8428 ext. 296
in Maine:800-452-8786 ext.296


Maine State Archives

The Maine State Archives is a collection of valuable records for the State of Maine including military records, Land Use Ordinances, and vital records. 207-287-5795

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