The First Coast


Work with us, hire us, collaborate with us!

The First Coast engages with community partners in a variety of ways! We collaborate with the following organizations, providing oral histories and digitizing services, in exchange for access to historical archives: Deer Isle-Stonington Historical Society, Tides Institute & Museum of Art, Northeast Historic Film, Lubec Historical Society, and Jonesport Historical Society. TFC works with Maine Sea Grant, College of the Atlantic, NOAA’s Preserving the Fisheries, and Eastern Maine Skippers on educational and community programming.

TFC is funded through grants, donations, lectures, speaking engagements, and workshops. To inquire about our professional services please email

Clients include:

Wilson Museum, Castine // WORD Literary Festival, Blue Hill // SPACE Gallery, Portland // Harpswell Coastal Academy, Brunswick // Monson Arts Center, Monson

Cover photo by Greta Rybus for The First Coast, 2018.