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Item 6242

Pere Pole deposition, July 19, 1793

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: 1793-07-19

Location: Hallowell

Media: Ink on paper, manuscript

Item 6066

Pere Pole deposition, Hallowell, 1793

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: 1793-07-19

Location: Hallowell

Media: Paper and ink

Item 6851

Indian map, Lake Vermillion, Sandy Point

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: circa 1825

Media: Ink on paper

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Miriam and Donald MacMillan, Greenland, 1947

The Schooner Bowdoin: Ninety Years of Seagoing History

After traveling to the Arctic with Robert E. Peary, Donald B. MacMillan (1874-1970), an explorer, researcher, and lecturer, helped design his own vessel for Arctic exploration, the schooner Bowdoin, which he named after his alma mater. The schooner remains on the seas.

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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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Rockefeller Drive, Mt. Desert Island, ca. 1935

Designing Acadia

For one hundred years, Acadia National Park has captured the American imagination and stood as the most recognizable symbol of Maine’s important natural history and identity. This exhibit highlights Maine Memory content relating to Acadia and Mount Desert Island.

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Bowdoin group at Negro Island Harbor, Nova Scotia, 1891

Peary-MacMillan Arctic Museum and Arctic Studies Center

View collections, facts, and contact information for this Contributing Partner.

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'Melissa Trask,' 1884

Surry by the Bay - Nineteenth Century

The village was the geographic center with a state road running through its center featuring a town hall, grange hall, two stores, churches, a…

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1794 map of Farmington

Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Brief History

It is unclear when the Native Americans first came to the area they referred to as the “great intervale”.