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Item 6336

Title: Reverend Collamore Purington

Contributed by: Maine State Archives

Date: circa 1863

Media: Autographed Carte-de Visite, mounted albumin print

Item 98707

Title: Reverend Collamore Purington, Presque Isle, 1861

Contributed by: Presque Isle Historical Society

Date: circa 1861

Location: Presque Isle

Media: Carte de visite

Item 98711

Title: Hiram Church, Presque Isle, 1861

Contributed by: Maine State Archives

Date: circa 1861

Location: Presque Isle

Media: Carte de visite, photograph

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Hiram Church, Presque Isle, 1861

Presque Isle and the Civil War

Presque Isle had fewer than 1,000 residents in 1860, but it still felt the impact of the Civil War. About half of the town's men went off to war. Of those, a third died. The effects of the war were widespread in the small community.