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Item 29100

Thomas Honor, Bucksport, 1850

Contributed by: Maine State Museum

Date: 1850-08-20

Location: Bucksport

Media: Paper

Item 79567

Award to Harvey Gamage, South Bristol, 1969

Contributed by: South Bristol Historical Society

Date: 1969-10-24

Location: South Bristol

Media: ink on paper

Item 62148

Waterville High School fall term honors, Waterville, 1900

Contributed by: Waterville Public Library

Date: 1900-12-14

Location: Waterville

Media: Ink on paper

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Rosamond Weston Eddy bookplate, ca. 1925

Bookplates Honor Annie Louise Cary

A summer resident of Wayne collected more than 3,000 bookplates to honor Maine native and noted opera singer Annie Louise Cary and to support the Cary Memorial Library.

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Headstone of Joshua Allen, Portland, 1805

A Day for Remembering

Most societies have had rituals or times set aside to honor ancestors, those who have died and have paved the way for the living. Memorial Day, the last Monday in May, is the day Americans have set aside for such remembrances.

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Hannibal Hamlin, 1860

Hannibal Hamlin of Paris Hill

2009 marked the bicentennials of the births of Abraham Lincoln and his first vice president, Hannibal Hamlin of Maine. To observe the anniversary, Paris Hill, where Hamlin was born and raised, honored the native statesman and recalled both his early life in the community and the mark he made on Maine and the nation.

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Biddeford History & Heritage Project - Samuel Peirson (1759-1852)

… again in 1803 to Sarah Hill, and had seven more children, naming his fourth son in honor of his revered superior officer, George Washington.

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Veterans Memorial, Strong, ca. 1932

Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Online Items

"IN HONOR OF THE MEN OF STRONG AND VICINITY WHO SERVED THE AMERICAN COLORS IN TIME OF WAR", this monument recognized veterans of the Civil War, the…

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Presque Isle: The Star City - St. John's Episcopal Church Building

Sources: Gauffreau, Kay. "House of Worship Holds Honor Of Being The Oldest Church Building In Presque Isle." Star Herald [presque isle] 1 Apr.

My Maine Stories Showing 3 of 5 View All

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How 20 years in the Navy turned me into an active volunteer

by Joy Asuncion


My service didn't end when I retired from the Navy

Story

Service in Bosnia, Iraq and Afghanistan by MAJ Adam R. Cote

by Adam R. Cote


Military Service has had a deep impact my life

Story

My Vietnam service detailed in Life Magazine

by Henry B. Severance III


My company's service was documented by war photographer Catherine Leroy in Life Magazine.