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Historical Items

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Item 74242

Letter concerning Prayer for the President, New Orleans, 1862

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1862 Location: New Orleans Media: Ink on paper

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Item 22524

Letter concerning plea for ministers, Casco, 1703

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1703 Location: Portland Media: Ink on paper

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Item 12273

Methodist Parsonage in Caribou

Contributed by: Caribou Public Library Date: circa 1900 Location: Caribou Media: Photographic print

Exhibits

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The Devil and the Wilderness

Anglo-Americans in northern New England sometimes interpreted their own anxieties about the Wilderness, their faith, and their conflicts with Native Americans as signs that the Devil and his handmaidens, witches, were active in their midst.

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A Parade, an Airplane and Two Weddings

Two couples, a parade from downtown Caribou to the airfield, and two airplane flights were the scene in 1930 when the couples each took off in a single-engine plane to tie the knot high over Aroostook County.

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Father Rasles, the Indians and the English

Father Sebastien Rasle, a French Jesuit, ran a mission for Indians at Norridgewock and, many English settlers believed, encouraged Indian resistance to English settlement. He was killed in a raid on the mission in 1724 that resulted in the remaining Indians fleeing for Canada.

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Sedgwick-Brooklin Historical Society

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Online Items

… in Strong, the daughter of the Congregational minister, Rev. William May. After her education at Holyoke Seminary she taught school in Kentucky…

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Blue Hill, Maine - Jonathan Fisher: Unlocking the Person Beyond the Parson

He took his obligations and opportunities seriously and did well in his studies. He also spent two summers as a intern minister in Blue Hill where he…