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Item 9848

Title: Arbor Day, St. Agatha, 1923

Contributed by: Ste. Agathe Historical Society

Date: 1923

Location: Saint Agatha; Saint Agatha

Media: Photographic print

Item 69265

Title: Arbor Day Program, Farmington State Normal School, 1887

Contributed by: Mantor Library at UMF

Date: 1887

Location: Farmington

Media: ink on paper

Item 65834

Title: Arbor Day, Farmington State Normal School, 1917

Contributed by: Mantor Library at UMF

Date: 1917-05-14

Location: Farmington

Media: Black and white photograph

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Exhibit

Arbor Day, St. Agatha, 1923

A Focus on Trees

Maine has some 17 million acres of forest land. But even on a smaller, more local scale, trees have been an important part of the landscape. In many communities, tree-lined commercial and residential streets are a dominant feature of photographs of the communities.

Exhibit

Students on porch, Farmington State Normal School, ca. 1928

We Used to be "Normal": A History of F.S.N.S.

Farmington's Normal School -- a teacher-training facility -- opened in 1863 and, over the decades, offered academic programs that included such unique features as domestic and child-care training, and extra-curricular activities from athletics to music and theater.