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These 10 Photos of Maine In The 1950s Are Mesmerizing

Maine has a long and wonderful history that many of us have grown up hearing from family and friends that have lived here all their lives. It’s so much fun to look back at what the state was once like and it’s often surprising to see how much of it has remained the same. We’re lucky that way. Maine is a place that’s been pretty much perfect all along – even back in the 1950s. The decade when the Vietnam War began and the post-war baby boom was in full effect! Here’s what things looked like in Maine way back then!

Love this journey back in time? Click here to see a recent article on the storms that hit Maine in 1954.

Michelle
Michelle has lived in many places, but counts Maine as one of the best. In addition to the smell of ocean water in the air on rainy days in Portland, she loves puppies, photography, funny people, the Maine Red Claws, traveling, fresh tomatoes, Cambodia and filling out forms. For questions, comments and inquiries please email: mstarin@onlyinyourstate.com.