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Contributed by: Skowhegan History House
Location: Sein-et-Marne; Skowhegan
Media: Black & White Photograph
Contributed by: Maine Historical Society
Date: circa 1864
Media: Oil on canvas
Contributed by: Franco-American Collection
Location: Lewiston; Le Havre
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Address: 133 Frances Street, Portland, 1924
Owner in 1924: Guy E Sawtelle
Address: 143 Frances Street, Portland, 1924
Owner in 1924: Bernard H Quinn
Two couples, a parade from downtown Caribou to the airfield, and two airplane flights were the scene in 1930 when the couples each took off in a single-engine plane to tie the knot high over Aroostook County.
Like many cities in France, Lewiston and Auburn's skylines are dominated by a cathedral-like structure, St. Peter and Paul Church. Now designated a basilica by the Vatican, it stands as a symbol of French Catholic contributions to the State of Maine.
George W. Hinckley wanted to help needy boys. The farm, school and home he ran for nearly sixty nears near Fairfield stressed home, religion, education, discipline, industry, and recreation.