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Historical Items

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Item 82210

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

Contributed by: Walker Memorial Library Date: 1917 Location: Westbrook Media: Photographic print

Item 31317

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

Contributed by: McArthur Public Library Date: 1865-06-17 Location: Portsmouth; Norfolk; Biddeford Media: Ink on paper

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Item 31599

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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Exhibits

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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.

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The Washburns of Livermore

Members of the Washburn family of Livermore participated in the Civil War in a variety of ways -- from Caroline at the homefront, to Samuel at sea, Elihu, as a Congressman from Illinois, and Israel governor of Maine. The family had considerable influence politically on several fronts.

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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.

Site Pages

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Biddeford History & Heritage Project - Civil War

Civil War U.S. Army discharge paper for Robert McArthur, 1865 Item 31317 infoMcArthur Public Library Despite these statistics, the men of…

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Biddeford History & Heritage Project - James Montgomery Flagg

James Montgomery Flagg I want you for U.S. Army / James Montgomery Flagg. Item 34081 infoMcArthur Public Library James Montgomery Flagg…

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Presque Isle: The Star City - Lockheed 10A, Presque Isle, 1940

A U.S. Army Air Corp Douglas C-47 is in the background. View additional information about this item on the Maine Memory Network.

My Maine Stories

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Story

Service in Bosnia, Iraq and Afghanistan by MAJ Adam R. Cote
by Adam R. Cote

Military Service has had a deep impact my life

Story

August 12, 1967 was the most significant day of my life
by Bob Small

How the Vietnam war affected my life

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Florence Ahlquist Link's WWII service in the WAVES
by Earlene Ahlquist Chadbourne

Florence Ahlquist, age 20, was trained to repair the new aeronautical cameras by the US Navy in WWII