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Item 77102

Friends Church, St. Albans, 1907

Contributed by: St. Albans Historical Society

Date: 1907

Location: St. Albans

Media: Postcard

Item 11001

Society of the Cincinnati Medal, ca. 1784

Contributed by: Montpelier, The General Henry Knox Museum

Date: circa 1784

Location: Thomaston

Media: fabric, metal

Item 13307

Letter of Introduction to Choctaw Nation, 1842

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: 1842-06-21

Location: North Fairfield

Media: Ink on paper

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Letter from POW camp, 1944

Prisoners of War

Mainers have been held prisoners in conflicts fought on Maine and American soil and in those fought overseas. In addition, enemy prisoners from several wars have been brought to Maine soil for the duration of the war.

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Khadija Guled, Portland, 2009

400 years of New Mainers

Immigration is one of the most debated topics of debate in Maine. Controversy aside, immigration is also America's oldest tradition, and along with religious tolerance, what our nation was built upon. Since the first people—the Wabanaki—permitted Europeans to settle in the land now known as Maine, we have been a state of immigrants.

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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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Skolfield Women, Brunswick, ca. 1900

Pejepscot Historical Society

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Libby and Co. Ice Wagon, Scarborough, ca. 1880

Scarborough Historical Society & Museum

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Champlain Society, Mount Desert Island, 1881

Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - The Champlain Society - Page 1 of 2

With his father, Harvard President Charles William Eliot, in Europe, young Charles had use of the family yacht (the Sunshine) and camping gear.

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

by Adam R. Cote


Military Service has had a deep impact my life