Keywords: Clean water
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Contributed by: Edmund S. Muskie Archives and Special Collections Library
Media: Ink on paper
Contributed by: Portland Water District
Media: Photographic print
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.
Princeton benefited from its location on a river -- the St. Croix -- that was useful for transportation of people and lumber and for powering mills as well as on its proximity to forests.
Melting snow, ice, warmer temperatures, and rain sometimes bring floods to Maine's many rivers and streams. Floods are most frequent in the spring, but can occur at any season.
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… the stores has been closed, and none...have been cleaned out of foodstuffs.” Two dealers S.B. Stuart & Co. and the Columbian Packing Co.
Leave cleaning, restoration and repair to historic textile experts. Store it unfolded or preferably rolled in archival paper and box.
Some preferred to use buckets to bring the water to the tub. The water was cold. She usually started this in the morning because the clothes took all…
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by Randy Randall
Grandfather and Grandmother subsisted on the fish Grandfather caught, not always legally.
by Greg Bizier
I love science and managed the lab for International Paper's Otis Mill for 31 years.
by Jim Barrows
A poem about being a medic, saving Vietnamese people and babies. Sometimes we trusted too much.