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Contributed by: Haystack Historical Society
Contributed by: Skowhegan History House
Date: circa 1864
Media: Patterned Cloth
Contributed by: Greater Rumford Area Historical Society
Media: booklet/ink on paper
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Christmas, a Christian holiday observed by many Mainers, has a very public, seasonal face that makes it visible to those of all beliefs.
When she announced her candidacy for President in January 1964, three-term Republican Senator Margaret Chase Smith became the first woman to seek the nomination of one of the two major political parties.
Maine's ample woods historically provided numerous game animals and birds for hunters seeking food, fur, or hides. The promotion of hunting as tourism and concerns about conservation toward the end of the nineteenth century changed the nature of hunting in Maine.
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Each machine made bags of various sizes. The Flat Bag Department made bags for flour, groceries, clothing, confectioneries, and bread in more than 35…
The wide variety of bags illustrates the strong interest in distinctive marketing efforts that is still evident today.
Richards (1919-1988) bagged this beautiful buck during the hunting season of 1944 and brought it home lashed to the front of his automobile.
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by Jim Barrows
A poem about being a medic, saving Vietnamese people and babies. Sometimes we trusted too much.
by Phil Tedrick
A father and son have their vacation experience totally changed by an encounter with a fisherman
by Randy Randall
We never bought live bait for fishing. Grandfather caught all the minnows and shiners we needed.