Industry and Virtue Joined
Written to accompany the museum's 2015 needlework exhibition, Industry and
Virtue Joined includes close-up, color photos of more than 140 Maine and New
Hampshire schoolgirl embroideries, along with biographical information about
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From the Elegant to the
With color photographs of more than 50 garments many never published before From the Elegant to the Everyday highlights the major fashion trends that affected men's and women's clothing styles from the mid-18th to the mid-20th centuries.
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I My Needle Ply With Skill
I My Needle Ply with Skill was written to accompany the Saco Museum exhibit of Maine schoolgirl needlework. This fascinating book includes color photos of, and information about, the more than one hundred Maine samplers in the exhibit.
$25.99, $4.99 shipping
Welcome to the Saco Museum
Winter in Maine January 17 - February 25, 2017 Maine winters can be long and cold - and in the days before central heat and modern insulated clothing, they probably felt even colder. However, New Englanders are hardy people, and have long made the best of the winter months. Winter in Maine will explore the way Mainers have worked and played in the cold winter months over the last 200 years.
Saco Student Art Show
March 11 - April 29 Our biennial student art show exhibits art by Saco students in kindergarten through 8th grade. Visit this colorful, creative, explosion of imagination and support your local budding artists!
Dyer Library/Saco Museum | 371
Main Street | Saco, Maine, 04072 | (207) 283-3861