Exhibit Posters

Item# exhibitposters
THE CAMERA'S COAST-HISTORIC PHOTOGRAPHS of MARITIME NEW ENGLAND POSTER
This exhibit was organized by the Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities (now Historic New England). Maine Historical Society hosted this exhibit from February to May, 2004. Poster measures 11" x 17".
$2.00
THE CAMERA'S COAST-HISTORIC PHOTOGRAPHS of MARITIME NEW ENGLAND POSTER 2586
A CITY AWAKES-THE ARTS and  ARTISTS of EARLY 19TH CENTURY PORTLAND, MAINE POSTER
This exhibit at Maine Historical Society ran from June to December, 2005. It explored a period when the city's artistic and cultural traditions flourished. Poster measures 11" x 17".
$2.00
A CITY AWAKES-THE ARTS and ARTISTS of EARLY 19TH CENTURY PORTLAND, MAINE POSTER 2548
COMFORT and JOY-QUILTS, TOYS and WINTER PLEASURES POSTER
On view from December, 2001 through February, 2002 this was a nostalgic look back at the winters and holidays of long ago. Poster measures 11.5" x 17.5".
$2.00
COMFORT and JOY-QUILTS, TOYS and WINTER PLEASURES POSTER 2554
DRAWING TOGETHER-THE ARTS of the LONGFELLOWS POSTER
Mounted in 2007 (February through December) to commemorate the 200th birthday of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. Through this exhibit, visitors we able to explore the lives of the Longfellow family through the art they created. Poster measures 10.5" x 16.5".
$2.00
DRAWING TOGETHER-THE ARTS of the LONGFELLOWS POSTER 2536
E PLURIBUS UNUM: MAINE in the MAKING OF A NATION POSTER
Mounted in December 1999 and on display through October 2000, the subtitle of this exhibit was "an exhibition for the millennium". Celebrate Maine's part in the making of our nation! Poster measures 11" x 17".
$2.00
E PLURIBUS UNUM: MAINE in the MAKING OF A NATION POSTER 2495
EARLY MAINE PHOTOGRAPHY POSTER
Created for the Early Maine Photography exhibit at Maine Historical Society's Brown Library from September 2015 through January 2016 as part of The Maine Photo Project. Color poster measures 13x19 and is printed in gloss paper. Mailed rolled in cardboard tube.
$2.50
EARLY MAINE PHOTOGRAPHY POSTER 3082
FIRST LIGHT: THE DAWN of PHOTOGRAPHY IN MAINE POSTER
This poster commemorates an exhibit Maine Historical Society mounted in 1999 (May though October). The exhibit highlighted daguerreotypes and other examples of early photography. Poster measures 12" x 15".
$2.00
FIRST LIGHT: THE DAWN of PHOTOGRAPHY IN MAINE POSTER 2605
FLAGS of the PORTLAND OBSERVATORY POSTER
This color poster commemorates the Portland Observatory, built in 1807. It features the signal flags flown from the Observatory to alert local merchants that their ships had been spotted in the distance, soon to arrive in the harbor. From the collections of Maine Historical Society. Measures 34" x 26".
$9.95
FLAGS of the PORTLAND OBSERVATORY POSTER flofpoobpo
FROM DAIRY TO DOORSTEP: MILK DELIVERY in NEW ENGLAND 1860-1960 POSTER
From February 1 to May 25, 2003, Maine Historical Society hosted this travelling exhibit on the history of milk delivery in New England. This colorful 11" x 17" poster has a distinctive 1950's image!
$2.00
FROM DAIRY TO DOORSTEP: MILK DELIVERY in NEW ENGLAND 1860-1960 POSTER 2593
LONGFELLOW: THE MAN WHO INVENTED AMERICA POSTER
This exhibit was devoted to Henry Wadsworth Longfellow and his influence on American literary culture. It was on display at Maine Historical Society from April to December, 2002. Poster measures 8.5" x 22".
$2.00
LONGFELLOW: THE MAN WHO INVENTED AMERICA POSTER 2585
THE MIRROR of MAINE: FOUR CENTURIES of GREAT BOOKS POSTER
On display from November 2000 to June 2001, this exhibit celebrated the books and authors from Maine's rich literary history. Poster measures 11" x 17".
$2.00
THE MIRROR of MAINE: FOUR CENTURIES of GREAT BOOKS POSTER 2510
A RIOT OF WORDS or BROADSIDES & BALLADS, POSTERS & PROCLAMATIONS POSTER
On display at Maine Historical Society from February to June, 2006. This exhibit was subtitled "an exhibition of populist musings in printed verse" and featured revolutionary sentiments and dogmatic advice-verbosely and exquisitely written-purporting to the highest standard of authority-giant color posters of WWI & WWII with hitherto unexhibited peculiarities of the press. WONDROUS!!VIRTUOUS!! TRAGIC!! Poster measures 10" x 19".
$2.00
A RIOT OF WORDS or BROADSIDES & BALLADS, POSTERS & PROCLAMATIONS POSTER 2584
TRADITIONAL ARTS SHOWCASE POSTER
This poster was created for a one day event at Maine Historical Society on December 15, 2013. As part of the annual Holiday open house, MHS hosted seven local artisans who gave demonstrations of their craft throughout the day. Poster measures 11" x 17".
$2.00
TRADITIONAL ARTS SHOWCASE POSTER 2567
ZOOM IN: NEW APPROACHES to MAINE HISTORY POSTER
From June 2010 through May 2011, Maine Historical Society exhibited images from the Maine Memory Network. Images were displayed with detailed insets as seen in the poster image - encouraging visitors to "zoom in"! Poster measures 11" x 12".
$2.00
ZOOM IN: NEW APPROACHES to MAINE HISTORY POSTER 2576