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Historical Items

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Item 101139

Capt. Jonathon Holman Jr. House, Dixfield Common, ca. 1880

Contributed by: Dixfield Historical Society Date: circa 1880 Location: Dixfield Media: Photographic print

Item 11754

Map of towns laid out along the Androscoggin River, ca. 1760, Map #74

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: circa 1760 Location: Livermore Falls; Canton; Mexico; Jay; Leeds Media: Ink on paper

Item 79091

The Holman Family reunion and homestead, Dixfield, ca. 1911

Contributed by: Dixfield Historical Society Date: circa 1911 Location: Dixfield Media: Photographic print

Exhibits

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Field & Homefront: Bethel during the Civil War

Like many towns, Bethel responded to the Civil War by sending many soldiers and those at the homefront sent aid and supported families. The town grew during the war, but suffered after its end.

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Westbrook Seminary: Educating Women

Westbrook Seminary, built on Stevens Plain in 1831, was founded to educate young men and young women. Seminaries traditionally were a form of advanced secondary education. Westbrook Seminary served an important function in admitting women students, for whom education was less available in the early and mid nineteenth century.

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This Rebellion: Maine and the Civil War

For Mainers like many other people in both the North and the South, the Civil War, which lasted from 1861-1865, had a profound effect on their lives. Letters, artifacts, relics, and other items saved by participants at home and on the battlefield help illuminate the nature of the Civil War experience for Mainers.

Site Pages

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Western Maine Foothills Region - Dixfield - Page 2 of 5

Dixfield citizens traveled from all points of the town to hold a day-long gathering to vote on important elected positions of the town and to discuss…

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Village Schools

Eustis, Charles H. Mallory, Mrs. Agnes Allen and Holman Daggett, who resigned in 1949 and was succeeded by Hervey B. Jennings.

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Western Maine Foothills Region - Dixfield - Page 1 of 5

A Revolutionary Was soldier, Col. Jonathan Holman of Sutton, Massachusetts, had heard reports and was spurred on to explore what would become the…