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Item 1151

Title: Suffrage lecture announcement, Belfast, ca. 1915

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: 1915

Location: Belfast

Media: Ink on paper

Item 79709

Title: Mechanics Institute Lecture Room, Rumford, 1911

Contributed by: Greater Rumford Area Historical Society

Date: 1911-11-09

Location: Rumford

Media: booklet/ink on paper

Item 74941

Title: Lawrance Thompson lecture announcement, Portland, 1939

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: 1939

Location: Portland

Media: ink on paper

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Exhibit

Miriam and Donald MacMillan, Greenland, 1947

The Schooner Bowdoin: Ninety Years of Seagoing History

After traveling to the Arctic with Robert E. Peary, Donald B. MacMillan (1874-1970), an explorer, researcher, and lecturer, helped design his own vessel for Arctic exploration, the schooner Bowdoin, which he named after his alma mater. The schooner remains on the seas.

Exhibit

Letter from Ambrose Crane about stolen slave, 1835

Slavery's Defenders and Foes

Mainers, like residents of other states, had differing views about slavery and abolition in the early to mid decades of the 19th century. Religion and economic factors were among the considerations in determining people's leanings.

Exhibit

Holstein and Ayrshire bulls, Caribou Fair, ca 1922

Fair Season: Crops, Livestock, and Entertainment

Agricultural fairs, intended to promote new techniques and better farming methods, have been held since the early 19th century. Before long, entertainments were added to the educational focus of the early fairs.

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Site

Store and Post Office, Surry, 1924

Surry Historical Society

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Site

Presque Isle in 1936

Presque Isle Historical Society

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Site

Northeast Harbor Fleet International One Designs

Great Harbor Maritime Museum

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