Keywords: Maine women authors
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Title: Eminent Women, 1884
Contributed by: Maine Historical Society
Date: circa 1884
Media: Lithograph, phototransparency
Contributed by: Abplanalp Library, UNE
Media: Ink on paper
Published women authors with ties to Maine are too numerous to count. They have made their marks in all types of literature.
The history of a small western Maine community north of Farmington as told by a team consisting of Strong Historical Society, Strong Elementary School, and Strong Public Library. Exhibit topics include Strong's prominence in the wood products industry (it was once the "Toothpick Capital of the World"), the "Bridge that Changed the Map," schools and educational history, clubs and organizations, "Fly Rod" Crosby, the first Maine guide, and a rich student section related to the Civil War and post-Civil War era in the town.