Keywords: Tenement buildings
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Contributed by: Greater Rumford Area Historical Society
Date: circa 1920
Title: Mill Street, Brunswick, 1936
Contributed by: Pejepscot Historical Society
French Canadians who emigrated to the Lewiston-Auburn area faced discrimination as children and adults -- such as living in "Little Canada" tenements and being ridiculed for speaking French -- but also adapted to their new lives and sustained many cultural traditions.