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Item 79330

Title: Camp Durrell boys going home, ca. 1900

Contributed by: Friendship Museum

Date: circa 1900

Location: Friendship

Media: glass plate negative

Item 7400

Title: Campers at Camp Winnebago, 1921, left side

Contributed by: Camp Winnebago

Date: 1921

Location: Fayette

Media: Photograph

Item 78662

Title: Camp Durrell Boys Leaving Friendship, ca. 1908

Contributed by: Friendship Museum

Date: circa 1910

Location: Friendship

Media: Photograph

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Girls playing basketball, Naples, ca. 1930

Summer Camps

Maine is home to dozens of summer-long youth camps and untold numbers of day camps that take advantage of water, woods, and fresh air. While the children, counselors, and other staff come to Maine in the summer, the camps live on throughout the year and throughout the lives of many of the campers.


Camp Tekakwitha brochure, Leeds, ca. 1940

From French Canadians to Franco-Americans

French Canadians who emigrated to the Lewiston-Auburn area faced discrimination as children and adults -- such as living in "Little Canada" tenements and being ridiculed for speaking French -- but also adapted to their new lives and sustained many cultural traditions.