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Historical Items

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Item 9604

Margaret Chase Smith campaigns in Caribou

Contributed by: Margaret Chase Smith Library Date: 1960-07-29 Location: Caribou; Skowhegan Media: Photographic print

Item 12112

Margaret Chase Smith campaigning for President, New Hampshire, 1964

Contributed by: Margaret Chase Smith Library Date: 1964-02-10 Location: Groveton; Skowhegan Media: Photographic print

Item 13180

Blaine & Logan campaign flag, Westbrook, 1884

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1884 Location: Westbrook Media: Photographic print

Exhibits

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Presidents and Campaigns

Several Mainers have run for president or vice president, a number of presidents, past presidents, and future presidents have had ties to the state or visited here, and, during campaign season, many presidential candidates and their family members have brought their campaigns to Maine.

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Margaret Chase Smith: A Historic Candidacy

When she announced her candidacy for President in January 1964, three-term Republican Senator Margaret Chase Smith became the first woman to seek the nomination of one of the two major political parties.

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Nuclear Energy for Maine?

Maine Yankee Nuclear Power Plant in Wiscasset generated electricity from 1972 until 1996. Activists concerned about the plant's safety led three unsuccessful referendum campaigns in the 1980s to shut it down.

Site Pages

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Skowhegan Community History - Bloomfield Academy

Bloomfield Academy Bloomfield AcademyItem Contributed bySkowhegan History House The Canaan Academy was first incorporated by the court of…

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Skowhegan Community History - Early Settlement in Skowhegan

Early Settlement in Skowhegan Weston gravestone X Oldest cemetary in town X Samuel Weston home X By Jordan Everett The year was 1771…

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Skowhegan Community History - Skowhegan: "A Place To Watch"

Skowhegan: "A Place To Watch" Thousands of years before the first white men discovered the area, the Kennebec was a throughfare for traveling bands…

My Maine Stories

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Growing up DownEast
by Darrin MC Mclellan

Stories of growing up Downeast