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Historical Items Showing 3 of 87 View All

Item 67296

City Council resolve after death of Mayor Jonathan Tuck, Biddeford, 1861

Contributed by: McArthur Public Library

Date: 1861-01-19

Location: Biddeford

Media: Ink on paper

Item 21616

Skowhegan home funeral, 1927

Contributed by: Skowhegan History House

Date: 1927

Location: Skowhegan

Media: Photographic print

Item 10971

Politicans at Longley funeral, August 20, 1980

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: 1980-08-20

Location: Lewiston

Media: Photographic print

Tax Records Showing 3 of 3 View All

Item 42814

289 Cumberland Avenue, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Estate of John S. Cushman

Use: Funeral Parlor

Item 48942

15 Deering Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: RH Flaherty & Son

Use: Funeral Parlor

Item 47783

747 Congress Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Hay & Peabody

Use: Funeral Parlor

Exhibits Showing 3 of 12 View All

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Enemies at Sea, Companions in Death

Lt. William Burrows and Commander Samuel Blyth, commanders of the USS Enterprise and the HMS Boxer, led their ships and crews in Battle in Muscongus Bay on Sept. 5, 1813. The American ship was victorious, but both captains were killed. Portland staged a large and regal joint burial.

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John Merrill and son, Edwin, Leeds, 1860

John Y. Merrill: Leeds Farmer, Entrepreneur, & More

John Y. Merrill of Leeds (1823-1898) made terse entries in diaries he kept for 11 years. His few words still provide a glimpse into the life of a mid 18th century farmer, who also made shoes, quarried stone, moved barns, made healing salves -- and was active in civic affairs.

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Soldiers' Monument and Library, Pittsfield, 1904

Civil War Soldiers Impact Pittsfield

Although not everyone in town supported the war effort, more than 200 Pittsfield men served in Civil War regiments. Several reminders of their service remain in the town.

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Thomaston Cavalry Banner

Thomaston: The Town that Went to Sea - Henry Knox: The Funeral

Henry Knox: The Funeral Thomaston Cavalry BannerThis is the banner that the Thomaston Cavalry may have carried in Henry Knox's funeral

Site Page

Annie Martin Snow casket, Bangor, 1889

John Martin: Expert Observer - Intro: pages 72-120

Martin described her illness, death, and funeral in detail. He also wrote about their son Junior, dances and dance schools, the final days of…

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Mabelle Martin's casket, Bangor, 1899

John Martin: Expert Observer - Mabelle Martin's casket, Bangor, 1899

… that teachers arranged the flowers for the casket and funeral. View additional information about this item on the Maine Memory Network.