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Item 7707

Title: Volunteers, Maine Medical Center, 1965

Contributed by: Maine Medical Center Archives

Date: 1965

Location: Portland

Media: Photograph

Item 6334

Title: Portland Federal Volunteers report, 1800

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: 1800-07-04

Location: Portland

Media: Ink on paper

Item 6041

Title: Encampment of the 1st Brigade, Augusta, 1885

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: 1885

Location: Augusta

Media: Lithograph

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Exhibit

Water Witch, Waldoboro, ca. 1838

Waldoboro Fire Department's 175 Years

While the town of Waldoboro was chartered in 1773, it began organized fire protection in 1838 with a volunteer fire department and a hand pump fire engine, the Water Witch.

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

Grenville Sparrow, 17th Maine Volunteers, ca. 1863

Capt. Grenville F. Sparrow, 17th Maine

Grenville F. Sparrow of Portland was 25 when he answered Lincoln's call for more troops to fight the Confederates. He enlisted in Co. A of Maine's 17th Volunteer Infantry regiment. He fought in 30 battles between 1862 and the war's end in 1865.

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Site

Pond School, St. Albans, 1922

St. Albans Historical Society

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Site

Jean P. Ouellette Letter on CCC, Upper Frenchville, 1985

Maine Conservation Corps

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Site

Fifth Maine Regiment Veteran Reunion, Peaks Island, 1912

Fifth Maine Regiment Museum

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