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Historical Items

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Item 41847

Moody Family on Beach, Camp Ellis, ca. 1906

Contributed by: Dyer Library Archives / Saco Museum Date: circa 1906 Location: Saco Media: print from glass plate negative

Item 79919

Pvt. 'Web' Brown to brother, Fredericksburg, 1862

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1862 Location: East Baldwin Media: Ink on paper

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Item 19261

John G. Dillingham to Margaret Dillingham, December 14, 1861

Contributed by: Freeport Historical Society Date: 1861 Location: Freeport; Bath; New York; Hamburg Media: paper

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Elise Fellows White: Music, Writing, and Family

From a violin prodigy in her early years to an older woman -- mother of two -- struggling financially, Skowhegan native Mary Elise Fellows White remained committed to music, writing, poetry, her extended family -- and living a life that would matter and be remembered.


The Life and Legacy of the George Tate Family

Captain George Tate, mast agent for the King of England from 1751 to the Revolutionary War, and his descendants helped shape the development of Portland (first known as Falmouth) through activities such as commerce, shipping, and real estate.


Independence and Challenges: The Life of Hannah Pierce

Hannah Pierce (1788-1873) of West Baldwin, who remained single, was the educated daughter of a moderately wealthy landowner and businessman. She stayed at the family farm throughout her life, operating the farm and her various investments -- always in close touch with her siblings.

Site Pages

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Lincoln, Maine - The Stanislaus Family

Also, my grammy makes baskets like Sylvia Stanislaus. Another way I connect to this family is, my grandfather lives near the Penobscot River that…

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - The Porter Family

… Contributed byMaine State Museum If one family member died of consumption, usually more family members caught it.

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Life on a Tidal River - Narrative

… influence its cultural and intellectual life. Haymarket Square, Bangor, ca. 1890Item Contributed byBangor Historical Society Rapid expansion…

My Maine Stories

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August 12, 1967 was the most significant day of my life
by Bob Small

How the Vietnam war affected my life


My father's world - the old farm in Richmond, Maine
by Donald C. Cunningham

A story about my father and our family.


Norcross Deer Hunting
by Albert Fowler

How hunting has impacted my life