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Item 9444

Title: Caribou Public Library, est. 1911

Contributed by: Caribou Public Library

Date: circa 1920

Location: Caribou

Media: Watercolor

Item 5281

Title: Sarah Mitchell and Mary Newell, Portland, 1920

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society/MaineToday Media

Date: 1920

Location: Portland

Media: Black and white photograph, glass negative

Item 33977

Title: York Bottling Works advertisement, Biddeford, 1920

Contributed by: McArthur Public Library

Date: 1920

Location: Biddeford

Media: Ink on paper

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Exhibit

William Neptune, Portland, 1920

Indians at the Centennial

Passamaquoddy Indians from Washington County traveled to Portland in 1920 to take part in the Maine Centennial Exposition. They set up an "Indian Village" at Deering Oaks Park.

Exhibit

Tuna catch, South Bristol, ca.1950

A Town Is Born: South Bristol, 1915

After being part of the town of Bristol for nearly 150 years, residents of South Bristol determined that their interests would be better served by becoming a separate town and they broke away from the large community of Bristol.

Exhibit

Erecting monument in Monument Square, Portland, 1891

Monuments to Civil War Soldiers

Maine supplied a huge number of soldiers to the Union Army during the Civil War -- some 700,000 -- and responded after the war by building monuments to soldiers who had served and soldiers who had died in the epic American struggle.