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Historical Items

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Item 18402

Alfred Auger as St-Jean-Baptiste, 1890

Contributed by: Franco-American Collection Date: 1890 Location: Lewiston; Auburn Media: Photographic print

Item 18522

St-Jean-Baptiste portrayal, 1890

Contributed by: Franco-American Collection Date: circa 1890 Location: Lewiston; Auburn; Poland Media: oil

Item 18400

Alfred Auger, ca. 1930

Contributed by: Franco-American Collection Date: 1930 Location: Poland Media: Photographic print

Exhibits

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Exhibit

La St-Jean in Lewiston-Auburn

St-Jean-Baptiste Day -- June 24th -- in Lewiston-Auburn was a very public display of ethnic pride for nearly a century. Since about 1830, French Canadians had used St. John the Baptist's birthdate as a demonstration of French-Canadian nationalism.