Links to History Websites

Web sites include our local Living Historians' site, Lincoln County Historical Societies and Museums and some useful state and national sites.

In the blue box just below is a U.S. Library of Congress site with photos, drawings and other documentation specific to Lincoln County.

LCHA MUSEUMS

HABS A U.S. Library of Congress web site with photos and drawings from the Historic American Buildings Survey and other sources for communities nationwide. The link below is to 400 Lincoln County items on this AMAZING site. http://www.loc.gov/pictures/search/?q=lincoln%20county%20maine&co=hh

Goodwin's & White's Companies - LIVING HISTORIANS http://www.goodwinwhite.com/
There are many photos of Pownalborough Court House encampments on this site (plus music).

Lincoln County Historical Societies & Museums:
BOOTHBAY RAILWAY VILLAGE http://railwayvillage.org
BOOTHBAY REGION HISTORICAL SOCIETY http://www.boothbayhistorical.org/
BURNT ISLAND LIGHT, BOOTHBAY HARBOR http://lighthouse.cc/burntisland/
CASTLE TUCKER, WISCASSET http://www.historicnewengland.org/historic.../castle-tucker/castle-tucker
EDGECOMB HISTORICAL SOCIETY/FRIENDS OF FORT EDGECOMB http://www.edgecombhistorical.org
FORT EDGECOMB http://www.edgecombhistorical.org/FOFE/FOFEmain.htm
FORT WILLIAM HENRY, PEMAQUID http://www.maine.gov/doc/parks/parksinfo/colonialpemaquid/fortwh.htm
FRIENDS OF COLONIAL PEMAQUID http://www.friendsofcolonialpemaquid.org/
MONHEGAN HISTORICAL AND CULTURAL MUSEUM http://monheganmuseum.org
NICKELS-SORTWELL HOUSE, WISCASSET http://www.historicnewengland.org/historic-properties/homes/nickels-sortwell-house/nickels-sortwell-house
NEWCASTLE HISTORICAL SOCIETY http://www.newcastlemainehistoricalsociety.org
NOBLEBORO HISTORICAL SOCIETY http://www.nobleborohistoricalsociety.org
OLD BRISTOL HISTORICAL SOCIETY
http://oldbristolhistoricalsociety.wordpress.com/about/
OLD WALPOLE MEETINGHOUSE http://oldwalpolemeetinghouse.org
PEMAQUID ARCHEOLOGICAL SITE http://tps.cr.nps.gov/nhl/detail.cfm?ResourceId=886&ResourceType=Site
PEMAQUID LIGHT HOUSE http://lighthouse.cc/pemaquid/
ROUND POND SCHOOLHOUSE ASSOCIATION http://www.roundpondschoolhouse.org/default.aspx
SOUTH BRISTOL HISTORICAL SOCIETY http://www.southbristolhistoricalsociety.org
SOUTHPORT HISTORICAL SOCIETY/FRIENDS OF HENDRICKS HILL MUSEUM http://www.hendrickshill.org
THOMPSON ICE HOUSE http://www.thompsonicehouse.com
WALDOBORO HISTORICAL SOCIETY http://waldoborohistory.us
WISCASSET, WATERVILLE & FARMINGTON RAILWAY MUSEUM, ALNA
http://www.wwfry.org/
HISTORY on TOWN of WISCASSET WEB SITE http://www.wiscasset.org/visit/historic_and_prehistoric_overview/

Contact List for Lincoln County History Groups: http://www.lincolncountyhistory.org/GatheringContactsHistoryOrgsLC.html

Kennebec County HISTORICal Societies & Museums (nearby):
ARNOLD EXPEDITION HISTORICAL SOCIETY http://www.arnoldsmarch.com.
COLBURN HOUSE, PITTSTON http://www.arnoldsmarch.com/colburnhouse.html
OLD FORT WESTERN, AUGUSTA http://www.oldfortwestern.org/

List of All Maine HISTORICAL SOCIETIES http://maine.gov/portal/facts_history/historicalsoc.html
Maine Historic Preservation Commission http://www.maine.gov/mhpc/
Maine Historical Society http://mainehistory.org
Maine Memory Network(online project of Maine Historical Society) http://www.mainememory.net/
Maine Preservation http://mainepreservation.com
Historic New England(formerly SPNEA): http://www.historicnewengland.org/
Castle Tucker and the Nichels-Sortwell House in Wiscasset can be found on this website

M.A.D.A. MAINE ANTIQUES DEALERS ASSOCIATION http://www.maineantiques.org/
MAINE TRAIL FINDER This site shows the trails at the Pownalborough Court House.
http://www.mainetrailfinder.com/Trail/pownalborough-court-house-trails/