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David Paine

David Paine is the owner of Jordan’s Restaurant in Bar Harbor. He shares stories of the ways the Bar Harbor community has changed through the lenses of tourism, housing, business, and a lot of the ways the community has remained the same. He also shares stories of the development of his own business and how he has gotten to know the Bar Harbor community throughout the years because of it.

David Paine Session 1 — 10/22/2019






Jillian Igoe

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Suggested citation: Paine, David, The First Coast Bar Harbor Oral History Interview, October 22, 2019, by Galen Koch, # pages, Maine Sound and Story.


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