Greetings From Brooks: Selections from the Eastern Illustrating & Publishing Co. Collection
Brooks, ME 04921
A slide talk featuring old photographs of Brooks, Maine, and nearby communities that illustrate the area's past, spur memories. and generate historical input from the audience. Consisting of tens of thousands of old photos of Maine and other New England states, the Eastern Illustrating Collection is the centerpiece of Penobscot Marine Museum's extensive photography archives. Eastern Illustrating was a Belfast-based postcard publisher that documented thousands small-town scenes during the first half of the twentieth century.