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Item 4342

Title: Gen. Joshua L. Chamberlain's grave site

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: 1981-07-31

Location: Brunswick

Media: Color print

Item 9904

Title: Lt. Col. Joshua L. Chamberlain

Contributed by: Pejepscot Historical Society

Date: 1862

Location: Brunswick

Media: Photograph, print on paper

Item 13969

Title: Gen. Joshua L. Chamberlain

Contributed by: Brewer Public Library

Date: 1865

Location: Brewer

Media: Photograph

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Scouts and guides with the Army of the Potomac

Maine's 20th Regiment

The War was not going well for the Union and in the summer of 1862, when President Lincoln called for an additional 300,000 troops, it was not a surprise to see so many men enlist in an attempt to bring proper leadership into the Army.


Nameplate from the S.S. Lillian Nordica

South Portland's Wartime Shipbuilding

Two shipyards in South Portland, built quickly in 1941 to construct cargo ships for the British and Americans, produced nearly 270 ships in two and a half years. Many of those vessels bore the names of notable Mainers.


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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Brady Gang shooting, Bangor, 1937

Bangor Historical Society

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Skolfield Women, Brunswick, ca. 1900

Pejepscot Historical Society

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Hampden Highlands Post Office, ca. 1908

Highlighting Historical Hampden

An introduction to Hampden history as presented by students from Reeds Brook Middle School, the Edythe L. Dyer Community Library, and Hampden Historical Society. Areas focused on include early settlement, expansion, Riverside Park, Hampden Academy, important residents, shipyards, the War of 1812, and more.