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Item 67535

Book Cover, "Songs From The Woods Of Maine", by Julia H. May, 1894

Contributed by: Mr. & Mrs. Roger Lambert through Strong Historical Society

Date: 1894

Location: Strong; Farmington

Media: Ink on paper

Item 28015

Julia Harris May poetry collection, 1903

Contributed by: Farmington Public Library

Date: 1903

Location: Farmington; Strong

Media: Ink on paper

Item 21203

Poem from Josiah Pierce to Phebe Thompson, ca. 1786

Contributed by: Pierce Family Collection through Maine Historical Society

Date: circa 1786

Location: Baldwin; Woburn

Media: Ink on paper

Exhibits Showing 3 of 17 View All


Elise Fellows White, Skowhegan, ca. 1910

Elise Fellows White: Music, Writing, and Family

From a violin prodigy in her early years to an older woman -- mother of two -- struggling financially, Skowhegan native Mary Elise Fellows White remained committed to music, writing, poetry, her extended family -- and living a life that would matter and be remembered.


Shoe valentine


Valentines Day cards have long been a way to express feelings of romance or love for family or friends. These early Valentines Day cards suggest the ways in which the expression of those sentiments has changed over time.


Trustees' Office, Sabbathday Lake Shaker Village, ca. 1915

In Time and Eternity: Shakers in the Industrial Age

"In Time and Eternity: Maine Shakers in the Industrial Age 1872-1918" is a series of images that depict in detail the Shakers in Maine during a little explored time period of expansion and change.

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 Julia Harris May poetry collection, 1903

Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Julia Harris May poetry collection, 1903

Julia Harris May poetry collection, 1903 Contributed by Farmington Public Library Description Collection of poems composed by Julia Harris…

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Ice Storm, Wingate Lathe, Hallowell, 1998

Historic Hallowell - The 1998 Ice Storm - Reflections in Poems

Some chose to share their reflections in poetry.Here are a few poems, about the ice storm of 1998. Click the links on the sidebar to the right to get…

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Re-enactment of Oxford County Finnish settlement

Western Maine Cultural Alliance

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

My Maine Stories Showing 3 of 3 View All


A poem about my experiences in Vietnam

by Doug Rawlings

A poem about my experiences in Vietnam


Ogunquit Beach Sonnet

by Shannon Schooley

Sonnet written for school when I was 12 years old.


Hooch Mum and my Vietnam service

by Jim Barrows

A poem about being a medic, saving Vietnamese people and babies. Sometimes we trusted too much.