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Item 1142

Title: Thanksgiving proclamation, 1889

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: 1889-11-04

Location: Augusta

Media: Ink on paper

Item 1139

Title: Chamberlain holiday proclamation, 1870

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: 1870-03-26

Location: Augusta

Media: Ink on paper

Item 10124

Title: Treaty anniversary proclamation, 1992

Contributed by: Fort Kent Historical Society

Date: 1992-08-09

Media: Ink on paper

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Exhibit

Notice of Daniel Webster death, Portland, 1852

A Riot of Words: Ballads, Posters, Proclamations and Broadsides

Imagine a day 150 years ago. Looking down a side street, you see the buildings are covered with posters and signs.

Exhibit

Flagpoles, 1971 Sugarloaf World Cup Ski Races

World Alpine Ski Racing in Maine

Sugarloaf -- a small ski area by European standards -- entered ski racing history in 1971 by hosting an event that was part of the World Cup Alpine Ski Championships. The "Tall Timber Classic," as the event was known, had a decidedly Maine flavor.

Exhibit

Home for Thanksgiving

Giving Thanks

Cultures from the ancient Greeks and Chinese to contemporary societies have set aside time to give thanks, especially for the harvest. In 1941, the United States set a permanent date for the observance.

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Site

Bangor from the east bank of the Penobscot River, ca. 1905

Life on a Tidal River

An introduction to Bangor history as depicted by a broad-based group of city institutions and organizations. Partners included the middle-level William S. Cohen and James F. Doughty Schools, Bangor High School, Bangor Public Library, Bangor Museum and Center for History, and individual city historians. Topics covered include early railroads, natural disasters, the Brady Gang, the Civil War, and the 1940s.