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Contributed by: Camp Runoia
Location: Belgrade Lakes
Media: Photographic print
Contributed by: Maine Historical Society
Date: circa 1880
According to legend, the Great Spirit created Gluskabe, who shaped the world of the Native People of Maine, and taught them how to use and respect the land and the resources around them. This exhibit celebrates the gifts of Gluskabe with Maine Indian art works from the early nineteenth to mid twentieth centuries.
For one hundred years, Acadia National Park has captured the American imagination and stood as the most recognizable symbol of Maine’s important natural history and identity. This exhibit highlights Maine Memory content relating to Acadia and Mount Desert Island.
Passamaquoddy Indians from Washington County traveled to Portland in 1920 to take part in the Maine Centennial Exposition. They set up an "Indian Village" at Deering Oaks Park.
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The comparison is very strong between Solomon Store and House of Crafts and Flowers as discussed above.
With the growing market for Native crafts exemplified by the Bar Harbor encampments, Wabanaki birch bark artisans developed new forms and decorative…
The site is now used for launching pleasure craft and recreation. The Hallowell Granite works had two large schooners named the Jeremiah T.
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by Earlene Chadbourne
Earle Ahlquist used his Maine common sense during his Marine service and to survive Iwo Jima
by Doug Rawlings
Veterans for Peace was founded in Maine and is now an international movement