Keywords: Champlain Society
Contributed by: Mount Desert Island Historical Society Date: 1882 Location: Mount Desert; Cambridge Media: Ink on paper; softbound notebook
Contributed by: Mount Desert Island Historical Society Date: 1886 - 1889 Location: Mount Desert; Boston; Cambridge Media: in on paper, book
For one hundred years, Acadia National Park has captured the American imagination and stood as the most recognizable symbol of Maine’s important natural history and identity. This exhibit highlights Maine Memory content relating to Acadia and Mount Desert Island.
The boundaries of Maine are the product of international conflict, economic competition, political fights, and contested development. The boundaries are expressions of human values; people determined the shape of Maine.
The Champlain Society Champlain Society Camp Pemetic, Mount Desert Island, 1881Item Contributed byMount Desert Island Historical Society…
… Society by Catherine Schmitt Creation of the Champlain Society Champlain Society, Mount Desert Island, 1881Item Contributed byMount Desert…
… Martin Pring, Sieur de Monts and Samuel de Champlain noted and mapped the area from 1602-1606. John Smith passed through in 1614.