Maine Memory Network
Maine's Online Museum

Login · My Account · Show Album


 

 

Search Results

Keywords: St. John the Baptist


Search within these results  |  New Search  |  Advanced Search

Historical Items (35)  |  Tax Records (0)  |  Exhibits (1)  |  Sites (0)  | 

Historical Items Showing 3 of 35 View All

Item 18397

Title: St. John the Baptist parade, Auburn, 1962

Contributed by: Franco-American Collection

Date: 1962

Location: Auburn

Media: Photograph

Item 18408

Title: St. John the Baptist celebration, Lewiston, 1958

Contributed by: Franco-American Collection

Date: 1958

Location: Lewiston; Auburn

Media: Photograph

Item 18413

Title: St. John the Baptist Day, 1963

Contributed by: Franco-American Collection

Date: 1963

Location: Lewiston

Media: Photograph

Exhibits Showing 1 of 1 View All

Exhibit

St-Jean-Baptiste portrayal, 1890

La St-Jean in Lewiston-Auburn

St-Jean-Baptiste Day -- June 24th -- in Lewiston-Auburn was a very public display of ethnic pride for nearly a century. Since about 1830, French Canadians had used St. John the Baptist's birthdate as a demonstration of French-Canadian nationalism.