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Historical Items

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Item 55121

Miriam MacMillan recording on 'Bowdoin,' 1947

Contributed by: Peary-MacMillan Arctic Museum and Arctic Studies Center Date: 1947 Location: Siorapadoo Media: Photo negative

Item 17791

Lillian Nordica singing Damon (Die Bekehrte), 1910

Contributed by: Nordica Memorial Association Date: 1910-04-29 Location: Farmington Media: audio cd

Item 75276

The benefits of a union at Eastern Fine Paper, Brewer, 2006

Contributed by: Maine Folklife Center, Univ. of Maine Date: 1968 - 2004 Location: Brewer Media: audio recording

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Exhibits

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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.

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Songs of Winnebago

An enduring element of summer camps is the songs campers sing around the campfire, at meals, and on many other occasions. Some regale the camp experience and others spur the camp's athletes on to victory.

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A Soldier's Declaration of Independence

William Bayley of Falmouth (Portland) was a soldier in the Continental Army, seeing service at Ticonderoga, Valley Forge, Monmouth Court House, and Saratoga, among other locations. His letters home to his mother reveal much about the economic hardships experienced by both soldiers and those at home.

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Acadian Archives

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Cary Library

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Maine Folklife Center, University of Maine

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