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Historical Items

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Item 1019

Ragged Lake, 1887

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1887 Media: Cabinet photograph

Item 102663

Makara Meng, Portland, 2009

Courtesy of Jan Pieter Van Voorst Van Beest, an individual partner Date: 2017 Location: Portland Media: Digital photograph

Item 36273

Letter concerning redress for killed son, 1815

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1813 Media: Ink on paper

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Exhibits

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Father Rasles, the Indians and the English

Father Sebastien Rasle, a French Jesuit, ran a mission for Indians at Norridgewock and, many English settlers believed, encouraged Indian resistance to English settlement. He was killed in a raid on the mission in 1724 that resulted in the remaining Indians fleeing for Canada.

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Enemies at Sea, Companions in Death

Lt. William Burrows and Commander Samuel Blyth, commanders of the USS Enterprise and the HMS Boxer, led their ships and crews in Battle in Muscongus Bay on Sept. 5, 1813. The American ship was victorious, but both captains were killed. Portland staged a large and regal joint burial.

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Fallen Heroes: Maine's Jewish Sailors and Soldiers

Thirty-four young Jewish men from Maine died in the service of their country in the two World Wars. This project, including a Maine Memory Network exhibit, is meant to say a little something about some of them. More than just names on a public memorial marker or grave stone, these men were getting started in adult life. They had newly acquired high school and college diplomas, they had friends, families and communities who loved and valued them, and felt the losses of their deaths.

Site Pages

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Guilford, Maine - BUSINESSES - Page 2 of 3

Lamb processing is $55 to $75 to kill; federal lambs $60 to $70 to kill. Red deer processing 85 cents per pound dressed; inspection charge is…

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Online Items

… long hours on the beach project before he was killed in a hunting accident. Two years later the beach was transferred to the Town of Strong.

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Online Items

In the late 1920s a severe early frost killed most of the orchards in the area and the apple shop was closed, but not before 50,000 barrels of apples…

My Maine Stories

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Story

Serving in Vietnam with Richard Hershel Green
by Peter P. Joyce Jr.

Don't get close to the new guy

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The only letter to survive World War II
by Cyrene Slegona

Only one of many letters my father sent to his wife remained after he came home from World War II.

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I have thought about Vietnam almost every day for 48 years
by Ted Heselton

Working as a heavy equipment operator in Vietnam