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Contributed by: Maine Irish Heritage Center
Media: Ink on paper
Contributed by: Dyer Library Archives / Saco Museum
Media: Photographic print
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.
With a long history of patriotism and service, Maine experienced the war in a truly distinct way. Its individual experiences tell the story of not only what it means to be an American, but what it means to be from Maine during the war to end all wars.
Farmington's Normal School -- a teacher-training facility -- opened in 1863 and, over the decades, offered academic programs that included such unique features as domestic and child-care training, and extra-curricular activities from athletics to music and theater.
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Junior Martin in cadet uniform, Bangor, ca. 1871 Contributed by Maine Historical Society and Maine State Museum Description John Martin Jr.
Harlow Bangor Skating Park James Dunning Charles Perry Junior Martin Jameson's Guards Bangor Cadets Frank Thoms
… coldest days; Bangor skating rink, Bangor Cadet Company Part 6, pages 108-128Grant-Wilson, Greeley-Brown 1872 campaign clippings; Bangor…
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by Vera Cleaves
West Point during World War II