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Item 7542

Title: St. Georges Fort plan, Phippsburg, 1607

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: circa 1800

Location: Phippsburg

Media: Ink on linen

Item 61116

Title: Clay Tobacco Pipe, Popham Colony, ca. 1607

Contributed by: Maine State Museum

Date: circa 1607

Location: Phippsburg

Media: Clay

Item 61118

Title: Raleigh Gilbert, Popham Colony, ca. 1607

Contributed by: Maine State Museum

Date: circa 1607

Location: Phippsburg

Media: paint on canvas

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Raleigh Gilbert, Popham Colony, ca. 1607

Popham Colony

George Popham and a group of fellow Englishmen arrived at the mouth of the Kennebec River, hoping to trade with Native Americans, find gold and other valuable minerals, and discover a Northwest passage. In 18 months, the fledgling colony was gone.