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Title: Friends in Bangor
Contributed by: Bangor Public Library
Contributed by: St. Albans Historical Society
Location: St. Albans
Media: black and white postcard
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Valentines Day cards have long been a way to express feelings of romance or love for family or friends. These early Valentines Day cards suggest the ways in which the expression of those sentiments has changed over time.
In letters to family and friends, Maine residents at home during the Civil War express their concerns about their economic fortunes, the future of the Union, and the devastation of the war.
Following his historic flight across the Atlantic in May 1927, aviator Charles Lindbergh commenced a tour across America, greeted by cheering crowds at every stop. He was a day late for his speaking engagement in Portland, due to foggy conditions. Elise Fellows White wrote in her diary about seeing Lindbergh and his plane.