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Contributed by: Lubec Historical Society
Date: circa 1915
Media: Photograph on card
Contributed by: Friendship Museum
Date: circa 1907
Media: Photographic print
Valentines Day cards have long been a way to express feelings of romance or love for family or friends. These early Valentines Day cards suggest the ways in which the expression of those sentiments has changed over time.
Presque Isle had fewer than 1,000 residents in 1860, but it still felt the impact of the Civil War. About half of the town's men went off to war. Of those, a third died. The effects of the war were widespread in the small community.
While numerous Mainers worked for and against woman suffrage in the state in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, some also worked on the national level, seeking a federal amendment to allow women the right to vote
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… Revival house in 1866 and selected a rather grandiose version of the mansard design for his clapboard dwelling. It was “Victorianized” in 1875.
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Fine examples of Greek Revival, Gothic Revival, Italianate and Victorian architecture reflect the affluence of the times.