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Item 82210

Title: U. S. Army unit on Walker Memorial Library steps, Westbrook, 1917

Contributed by: Walker Memorial Library

Date: 1917

Location: Westbrook

Media: Photograph

Item 31317

Title: U.S. Army discharge paper for Robert McArthur, 1865

Contributed by: McArthur Public Library

Date: 1865-06-17

Location: Biddeford; Norfolk; Portsmouth

Media: Ink on paper

Item 31599

Title: U.S. Grant post #143 charter, Biddeford, 1885

Contributed by: McArthur Public Library

Date: 1885-08-14

Location: Biddeford

Media: Ink on paper with gold foil, in frame

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Exhibit

Lt. Charles Bridges request for coffins, Port Hudson, 1864

Lt. Charles Bridges: Getting Ahead in the Army

Sgt. Charles Bridges of Co. B of the 2nd Maine Infantry was close to the end of his two years' enlistment in early 1863 when he took advantage of an opportunity for advancement by seeking and getting a commission as an officer in the 3rd Regiment U.S. (Colored) Volunteers.

Exhibit

Shepard Cary, Houlton, 1805-1866

Shepard Cary: Lumberman, Legislator, Leader and Legend

Shepard Cary (1805-1866) was one of the leading -- and wealthiest -- residents of early Aroostook County. He was a lumberman, merchant, mill operator, and legislator.

Exhibit

Edmund S. Muskie, Democratic nominee for U.S. vice president, 1968

Clean Water: Muskie and the Environment

Maine Senator Edmund S. Muskie earned the nickname "Mr. Clean" for his environment efforts during his tenure in Congress from 1959 to 1980. He helped created a political coalition that passed important clean air and clean water legislation, drawing on his roots in Maine.

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Site

Quoddy Village, 1936

National Archives at Boston

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Site

Sgt. Nelson W. Jones, 3rd Maine Infantry, ca. 1862

Maine and the Civil War

Maine's participation in the Civil War is legendary: heroes and heroines, a huge per capita participation rate, nurses, and homefront activities, as well as post-war remembrances. These pages pull together resources from Maine Memory Network and Maine History Online that explore and illuminate aspects of Maine and the Civil War.

Site

Moose in the Aroostook Woods, 1895

Aroostook Historical and Art Museum

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