Nav Table

TABLE OF CONTENTS


Can't find what you're looking for?
Search this website
Loading

GO TO NEW WEBSITE NOW

HOME
What's New Here?
About PHS
Contact PHS
Museum Hours
Museum Tour
Items for Sale
Credits
Notes about this site
Visit our Facebook page
Subscribe to our e-newsletter

DOCUMENTS
1907 Souvenir of Pittsfield, ME
Milestones & Memories
Pittsfield Dates
Pittsfield on the Sebasticook
The Woolen Industry of Pittsfield
Histories, Music, Poems, etc.
PHS Photo Calendar-1994
PHS Photo Calendar-2005
PHS Photo Calendar-2006
Maps

PHS PHOTO COLLECTION

BUSINESS
Businesses-2005
Businesses-Past
Woolen Mill Photos
Harry Cornforth slides
Lancey House

MUNICIPAL
Cemeteries
Community Theatre
R.R. Depot
Library
Other Municipal Facilities
Parks
Schools

PEOPLE
Pres. Eisenhower's 1955 visit
People of Note
Margaret Chase Smith

ORGANIZATIONS
Churches
Organizations

VIEWS OF THE TOWN
Fires & Floods
Bud Homstead photos
Houses
Mysteries
Mill Pond
Sebasticook River
Streets
Tour of Pittsfield, 1972
Wide & Aerial Views

THE PERSONAL TOUCH
Write Your History
Land & House histories
Personal Memories of Pittsfield

Resource Websites


Back totop.

free counters

Pittsfield Historical Society's
History of Pittsfield

Town of Pittsfield -- Miscellaneous Collection

Histories Censuses Poems Stories Music Visions


TOWN HISTORIES:

TOWN CENSUSES:

Census of Pittsfield, 1912. Also available as a text file.

Also see the census section of the Pittsfield Town Register 1904. (1.89MB pdf file)

Census of Pittsfield, 1850, a pdf file. Also available as a wordperfect file.

 

POEMS:


A 1903 booklet "Rhythmical Advertising" published by the Pittsfield Universalist Ladies Aid Society
.
Original document scanned to PDF file and index created by Tom Brown, PHS member, in 2006.


Pittsfield, a poem about Pittsfield by Perley A. Gilmore
. Scanned by Kathy Palmer, PHS Curator.

 

STORIES:


The Grant-Knowles Battle of 1862,
a story of a Pittsfield gun battle. Transcribed in 2003 by Kathy Palmer, PHS Curator.

Auto thieves captured in Pittsfield in 1925. The newspaper clipping was salvaged by Tom Brown from where it was used as wall insulation in a house on Sebasticook Street.
 

MUSIC:


"I've Got a Date with Another Man's Wife"
,
1927 sheet music composed by Mrs. Beulah A. Robinson of 39 Detroit Ave. Date unknown. (pdf file). George and Beulah Robinson were married in 1915, George (1890-1930) passed away in 1930 but Beulah (1896-1997) remained in Pittsfield until her death. They had 3 children: Donald, Muriel, and Kenneth. Original document scanned by Kathy Palmer, PHS Curator.


"I Want a Good, Old Fashioned Girl"
,
sheet music composed by Mrs. Beulah A. Robinson of 39 Detroit Ave. Date unknown.(pdf file). Original document scanned by Kathy Palmer, PHS Curator.

 

VISIONS:


Pittsfield's Vision Statement,
generated from numererous community meetings, 1999. Copied from the Town of Pittsfield website.


Original Version: 25-Feb-2006.

Entire website and contents ©Pittsfield Historical Society 2001-2015.
Website design by Snakeroot DataGraphics
In the interest of Pittsfield.
File name: index.shtml
Version: Friday 22 January, 2010