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Item 98428

Recruitment Ad, Belfast, 1861

Contributed by: Belfast Historical Society

Date: 1861-10-10

Location: Belfast

Media: ink on paper

Item 98681

8th Maine Regiment recruitment poster, Belfast, ca. 1861

Contributed by: Belfast Historical Society

Date: circa 1861

Location: Belfast

Media: Ink on paper

Item 13922

George W. Dyer letter on soldier recruitment, 1862

Contributed by: Maine State Archives

Date: 1862

Location: Columbia

Media: ink on paper

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George Washington Pillsbury, Louisiana, ca. 1863

Scarborough: They Answered the Call

Scarborough met every quota set by the state for supplying Civil War soldiers for Union regiments. Some of those who responded became prominent citizens of the town.

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Civil War monument dedication, Bethel, 1908

Field & Homefront: Bethel during the Civil War

Like many towns, Bethel responded to the Civil War by sending many soldiers and those at the homefront sent aid and supported families. The town grew during the war, but suffered after its end.

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Charles Weed's Certificate of Disability, 1862

Home Ties: Sebago During the Civil War

Letters to and from Sebago soldiers who served in the Civil War show concern on both sides about farms and other issues at home as well as concern from the home front about soldiers' well-being.

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Civil War draftee advertisement, Biddeford, 1863

Biddeford History & Heritage Project - Civil War

As the war progressed, cities and towns were given quotas for recruiting soldiers, either for 1 year or 3 year stints of service.

Site Page

Staff of Biddeford High School Olympian, 1924

Biddeford History & Heritage Project - VII. Flow and ebb: the effects of industrial peak & global upheaval (1900-1955) - Page 3 of 3

Ad by Pepperell Mills to recruit women workers, Biddeford, 1943Item Contributed byMcArthur Public Library In Biddeford, like the rest of urban…

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Copy of Surry and Ellsworth map, ca. 1880

Surry by the Bay - Early Settlement

Early Settlement Copy of Surry and Ellsworth map, ca. 1880Item Contributed byMaine Historical Society Border Dispute Originally, Surry…

My Maine Stories Showing 3 of 4 View All

Story

USCG Boot Camp Experience, Vietnam War era

by Peter S. Morgan, Jr.


"Letters to the Wall" Memorial Day

Story

How I broke the mold for women to serve in the military

by Mary D. McGuirk


My life and career as a USAF Nurse

Story

Growing up DownEast

by Darrin MC Mclellan


Stories of growing up Downeast