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Item 10829

Title: President Lyndon B. Johnson signs the Clean Air Act, December 17, 1963

Contributed by: Edmund S. Muskie Archives and Special Collections Library

Date: 1963-12-17

Location: Washington

Media: black and white photograph

Item 25835

Title: Edmund S. Muskie letter to the editor, 1971

Contributed by: Edmund S. Muskie Archives and Special Collections Library

Date: 1971-12-09

Location: Waterville

Media: Ink on paper

Item 5629

Title: Pesticide clean up in Eagle Lake, 1979

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: 1979

Location: Eagle Lake

Media: Black and white photograph

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Edmund S. Muskie, Democratic nominee for U.S. vice president, 1968

Clean Water: Muskie and the Environment

Maine Senator Edmund S. Muskie earned the nickname "Mr. Clean" for his environment efforts during his tenure in Congress from 1959 to 1980. He helped created a political coalition that passed important clean air and clean water legislation, drawing on his roots in Maine.