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Item 34291

Civil War Memorial, Bangor, ca. 1875

Contributed by: Bangor Public Library

Date: circa 1875

Location: Bangor

Media: Stereograph

Item 94910

Civil War remembrance poem, Presque Isle, 1905

Contributed by: Presque Isle Historical Society

Date: 1861 - 1864

Location: Presque Isle

Media: Ink on paper

Item 94887

Civil War Monument, Presque Isle, 2013

Contributed by: Presque Isle Historical Society

Date: 2013

Location: Presque Isle

Media: Digital photograph

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Woodbury K. Dana's grave, Westbrook, 1924

Memorializing Civil War Veterans: Portland & Westbrook

Three cemeteries -- all of which were in Westbrook during the Civil War -- contain headstones of Civil War soldiers. The inscriptions and embellishments on the stones offer insight into sentiments of the eras when the soldiers died.

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Erecting monument in Monument Square, Portland, 1891

Monuments to Civil War Soldiers

Maine supplied a huge number of soldiers to the Union Army during the Civil War -- some 70,000 -- and responded after the war by building monuments to soldiers who had served and soldiers who had died in the epic American struggle.

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Soldiers' Monument and Library, Pittsfield, 1904

Civil War Soldiers Impact Pittsfield

Although not everyone in town supported the war effort, more than 200 Pittsfield men served in Civil War regiments. Several reminders of their service remain in the town.

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Sgt. Nelson W. Jones, 3rd Maine Infantry, ca. 1862

Maine and the Civil War - Communities and the War

… from their historical collections relating to the Civil War era and residents of their area who participated in the war; held "One Book, One…

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War veterans, Kittery, 1932

Maine and the Civil War - Legendary Participation

If your organization has Civil War related materials you wish to contribute to Maine Memory Network, go to our Share Your Local History section or…

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Offer for war battle images, Houlton, ca. 1862

Maine and the Civil War - Offer for war battle images, Houlton, ca. 1862

… A poster advertises the Pierce Brothers' Civil War stereoscopticon images depicting scenes from the war.

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Apple Time - a vist to the ancestral farm

by Randy Randall


Memories from childhood of visiting the family homestead in Limington during apple picking time.