Keywords: Baptist Church
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Contributed by: Southern Aroostook Agricultural Museum
Date: circa 1920
Contributed by: Sanford-Springvale Historical Society
Date: circa 1897
Media: Photographic print
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Owner in 1924: Swedish Baptist Church
Use: Dwelling - Two Family & Church
Owner in 1924: Central Square Baptist Church
Use: Dwelling - Two family
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.
This collection of images portrays many buildings in Sanford and Springvale. The images were taken around the turn of the twentieth century.
Lewiston, Maine's second largest city, was long looked upon by many as a mill town with grimy smoke stacks, crowded tenements, low-paying jobs, sleazy clubs and little by way of refinement, except for Bates College. Yet, a noted Québec historian, Robert Rumilly, described it as "the French Athens of New England."
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Lincoln Center Baptist Church, Lincoln, ca. 1900 Contributed by Lincoln Historical Society Description The first clergyman associated with…
Then in 1951, the members that left State Street Baptist planned on having their own services in the same building.
The church building is the oldest public standing building in Presque Isle. In 2004, dry rot and lightning damage required the removal of the…