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Keywords: Women authors, American

Historical Items

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Item 7902

Eminent Women, 1884

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1884 Media: Lithograph, phototransparency

Item 7256

Edna St. Vincent Millay and high school friends, Camden, 1909

Contributed by: Camden Public Library Date: circa 1909 Location: Camden Media: Photographic print

Item 22408

Louise H. Coburn, Skowhegan, ca. 1898

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: circa 1898 Location: Skowhegan Media: Photographic print

Exhibits

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Writing Women

Published women authors with ties to Maine are too numerous to count. They have made their marks in all types of literature.

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Westbrook Seminary: Educating Women

Westbrook Seminary, built on Stevens Plain in 1831, was founded to educate young men and young women. Seminaries traditionally were a form of advanced secondary education. Westbrook Seminary served an important function in admitting women students, for whom education was less available in the early and mid nineteenth century.

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Longfellow: The Man Who Invented America

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow was a man and a poet of New England conscience. He was influenced by his ancestry and his Portland boyhood home and experience.

Site Pages

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Prominent Women

Prominent Women Text By: Strong School 7th and 8th Graders, 2011-2012 Julia Harris May poetry collection, 1903Item Contributed byFarmington…

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Lubec, Maine - Canning Sardines in Lubec: Technology, the Syndicate and Labor

It was still the same when Hall and the author of the article on the industry in 1900 Report were observing. American Can Company, Lubec, ca.

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Groups, Clubs & Organizations - Page 1 of 3

According to Dennis Sven Nordin, author of "Rich Harvest: A History of the Grange, 1867 to 1900," Grange rituals incorporated a mixture of Greek and…

My Maine Stories

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Vietnam Memoirs
by David Chessey

MY PERSONAL EXPERIENCES AND MY OBSERVATION OF NATIONWIDE OPINIONS CONCERNING THE “VIET NAM" WAR