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Historical Items

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Item 1151

Suffrage lecture announcement, Belfast, ca. 1915

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1915 Location: Belfast Media: Ink on paper

Item 79709

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

Lawrance Thompson lecture announcement, Portland, 1939

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1939 Location: Portland Media: ink on paper

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Exhibits

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Exhibit

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 <em>Bowdoin,</em> which he named after his alma mater. The schooner remains on the seas.

Exhibit

Student Exhibit: Rebecca Sophie Clarke

Sophie May, whose real name was Rebecca Clarke, was the author of over 40 books between 1861 and 1903. She wrote the "Little Prudy Series" based on the little town of Norridgewock.

Exhibit

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.

Site Pages

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Site Page

Biddeford History & Heritage Project - Charles A. Shaw

With Shaw as his manager, Ward gave one of his first humorous lectures at the Old City Building in 1862, and often stayed at the Shaw home.

Site Page

John Martin: Expert Observer - Part 2, pages 27-37

… Mercury account of a Bangor Antiquarian Society lecture by Charles Lowell, which is apparently a tongue-in-cheek account of an organization that…

Site Page

Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - Northeast Harbor: From Rustic to Rusticators

… throughout the year, where books, games, and lectures could be enjoyed and to this cause he gave liberally of his time and money." After the…

My Maine Stories

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Story

Welcome home Sgt. Cunningham
by Donald C Cunningham

It was great to be back in Maine.