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Item 81167

Confederate veterans plea for help, Richmond, 1884

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: 1884

Location: Richmond

Media: Ink on paper

Item 78828

Hannibal Hamlin plea for son's appointment, Washington, 1871

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: 1871

Location: Portland; Washington

Media: Ink on paper

Item 76606

James Dunning plea to Gen. Shepley, Bangor, 1864

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: 1864

Location: Portland; Bangor; Norfolk

Media: Ink on paper

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British Naval and Merchant Telescope, ca. 1850

Women, War, and the Homefront

When America entered the Great War in 1917, the government sent out pleas for help from American women, many of whom responded at the battle front and on the home front.

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Portland letter carriers, December 1926

The Public Face of Christmas

Christmas, a Christian holiday observed by many Mainers, has a very public, seasonal face that makes it visible to those of all beliefs.

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George Henry Preble, Portland, 1878

Commander George Henry Preble

George Henry Preble of Portland, nephew of Edward Preble who was known as the father of the U.S. Navy, temporarily lost his command during the Civil War when he was charged with failing to stop a Confederate ship from getting through the Union blockade at Mobile.

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Dummer House, Dummer's Lane, Hallowell, 1968

Historic Hallowell - Dummer House

As a judge on the Court of Common Pleas in Kennebec County, in 1794 he presided over a paternity case involving one of Martha Ballard's patients.

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Portland Overseers of the Poor letter regarding Jesse Estes and family, 1825

Cumberland & North Yarmouth - Maine's Pauper Laws and the Cumberland Overseers of the Poor

The Circuit Court of Common Pleas in the county where any relatives resided had the ability to assess and apportion sums for the support of the…

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Portland Overseers of the Poor letter regarding Jesse Estes and family, 1825

Cumberland & North Yarmouth - Maine's Pauper Laws and the Cumberland Overseers of the Poor

The Circuit Court of Common Pleas in the county where any relatives resided had the ability to assess and apportion sums for the support of the…