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From the early days of Maine statehood to the present, countless Maine politicians have made names for themselves on the national stage.
Maine Yankee Nuclear Power Plant in Wiscasset generated electricity from 1972 until 1996. Activists concerned about the plant's safety led three unsuccessful referendum campaigns in the 1980s to shut it down.
The president of the Continental Congress and the Declaration's most notable signatory, John Hancock, has ties to Maine through politics, and commercial businesses, substantial property, vacations, and family.
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Donald and Marguerite attented many social events and parties put on by the Rockefellers during and before the time that he was employed.
… 104 of his "Scrap Book no 3," showing Junior "attention, order arms," in his dress coat, and going to drill.
… discovered, people started to yell to get others attention and took pictures of it. The cost of damage to the library was a very large amount.
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by Felicia Garant
My grandmother made a nun's outfit for me
by Peter P. Joyce Jr.
My Parents' war story
by Roger Ek, Seawolf 25
How necessity creates invention, and the moving of an outhouse in Vietnam.