Keywords: Revolutionary War
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Contributed by: Bucksport Historical Society
Date: circa 1776
Contributed by: Monson Historical Society
Media: Photographic print
Contributed by: Maine Historical Society
Media: Ink on paper
With a long history of patriotism and service, Maine experienced the war in a truly distinct way. Its individual experiences tell the story of not only what it means to be an American, but what it means to be from Maine during the war to end all wars.
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.
Captain George Tate, mast agent for the King of England from 1751 to the Revolutionary War, and his descendants helped shape the development of Portland (first known as Falmouth) through activities such as commerce, shipping, and real estate.
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IV. Engulfed by nationalism: Revolutionary Biddeford J.G. Deering & Son Lumber Co., Biddeford, ca.
… infoMcArthur Public Library Although no Civil War battles were fought in Maine, the war was felt here just the same, in social and economic ways.
Civil War Intersection of Main and Alfred Streets, Biddeford, 1872 Item 25226 infoMcArthur Public Library The Civil War impacted the…