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Contributed by: Jesup Memorial Library
Date: circa 1920
Location: Bar Harbor; Eden
Contributed by: Lewiston Public Library
Date: circa 1900
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Owner in 1924: Heirs of Harrison J. Libby
Owner in 1924: William A Guptill
Use: Dwelling - Single family
Owner in 1924: Fayette G. Griffin
Use: Land only
The West Baldwin Methodist Church, founded in 1826, was one of three original churches in Baldwin. While its location has remained the same, the church has undergone numerous changes to serve the changing community.
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.
Father John Bapst, a Jesuit, knew little of America or Maine when he arrived in Old Town in 1853 from Switzerland. He built churches and defended Roman Catholics against Know-Nothing activists, who tarred and feathered the priest in Ellsworth in 1854.
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The church was built when William Marsh was pastor. It is located at the intersection of Lee Road and Main Street.
… two A priest built a peaceful church In 1902 A church was risen Used the reverend John Bapst The church will not fall Works Cited Fellows, M.D…
The Church Block was built in 1863, right after the Universalist Church was torn down. When the Universalist Church was torn down, the Sagadahoc Club…
My Maine Stories Showing 3 of 5 View All
by David Woodward
Certificate for Rev. Wells commissioned by Gov. Israel Washburn Jr. to serve in Maine 11th Regiment
by Shannon Schooley
Sonnet written for school when I was 12 years old.
by Earlene Ahlquist Chadbourne
Florence Ahlquist, age 20, was trained to repair the new aeronautical cameras by the US Navy in WWII