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Item 18379

Title: St. Louis Chapel School, New Auburn, ca. 1895

Contributed by: Franco-American Collection

Date: circa 1895

Location: Auburn

Media: Ink on paper

Item 81585

Title: Ruins of New Auburn Fire, 1933

Contributed by: Franco-American Collection

Date: 1933-05-15

Location: Auburn

Media: Photograph

Item 81586

Title: Dupont Bakery Ruins, Auburn, 1933

Contributed by: Franco-American Collection

Date: 1933-05-15

Location: Auburn

Media: Photograph

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Exhibit

Camp Tekakwitha brochure, Leeds, ca. 1940

From French Canadians to Franco-Americans

French Canadians who emigrated to the Lewiston-Auburn area faced discrimination as children and adults -- such as living in "Little Canada" tenements and being ridiculed for speaking French -- but also adapted to their new lives and sustained many cultural traditions.