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Title: Basilica memorial coin, 2005
Contributed by: Franco-American Collection
Media: Brass coin
Contributed by: Lewiston Public Library
Date: circa 1970
Like many cities in France, Lewiston and Auburn's skylines are dominated by a cathedral-like structure, St. Peter and Paul Church. Now designated a basilica by the Vatican, it stands as a symbol of French Catholic contributions to the State of Maine.