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Historical Items

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Item 103689

Man holding a compass, Rockland, ca. 1865

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: circa 1865 Location: Rockland Media: Tintype

Item 47793

Glazier, ca. 1865

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: circa 1865 Media: Tintype

Item 74976

Nathaniel Banks telegram on Opelousas, 1863

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1863-04-18 Location: Opelousas Media: Ink on paper

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Exhibits

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The Jews of Maine

Like other immigrant groups, Jews came to Maine to make a living and enjoy the natural and cultural environment. Their experiences have been shaped by their occupational choices, Jewish values and, until recently, experiences of anti-Semitism.

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Laboring in Maine

Workers in Maine have labored in factories, on farms, in the woods, on the water, among other locales. Many of Maine's occupations have been determined by the state's climate and geographical features.

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George F. Shepley: Lawyer, Soldier, Administrator

George F. Shepley of Portland had achieved renown as a lawyer and as U.S. Attorney for Maine when, at age 42 he formed the 12th Maine Infantry and went off to war. Shepley became military governor of Louisiana early in 1862 and remained in the military for the duration of the war.

Site Pages

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Bridge

… Item 60326 infoStrong Historical Society The occupants escaped serious injury when this cargo truck from F.

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Online Items

… Item 60326 infoStrong Historical Society The occupants escaped serious injury when this cargo truck from F.

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Historic Hallowell - Thomas Bond House

… byHubbard Free Library The first known occupants of the house were Thomas Bond and his wife Lucretia who moved in after their wedding in 1805…

My Maine Stories

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Vietnam Memoirs
by David Chessey

MY PERSONAL EXPERIENCES AND MY OBSERVATION OF NATIONWIDE OPINIONS CONCERNING THE “VIET NAM" WAR