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Historical Items

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Item 26186

May Day Celebration, 1916

Contributed by: Dyer Library Archives / Saco Museum Date: 1916 Media: Photographic print

Item 15826

Centennial Celebration house, Eliot, 1910

Contributed by: William Fogg Library Date: 1910 Location: Eliot Media: Postcard

Item 18517

Baldwin Centennial celebration program, 1902

Contributed by: Baldwin Historical Society Date: 1902-06-23 Location: Baldwin Media: paper

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Exhibits

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A Celebration of Skilled Artisans

The Maine Charitable Mechanic Association, an organization formed to promote and support skilled craftsmen, celebrated civic pride and members' trades with a parade through Portland on Oct. 8, 1841 at which they displayed 17 painted linen banners with graphic and textual representations of the artisans' skills.

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La St-Jean in Lewiston-Auburn

St-Jean-Baptiste Day -- June 24th -- in Lewiston-Auburn was a very public display of ethnic pride for nearly a century. Since about 1830, French Canadians had used St. John the Baptist's birthdate as a demonstration of French-Canadian nationalism.

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The Public Face of Christmas

Christmas, a Christian holiday observed by many Mainers, has a very public, seasonal face that makes it visible to those of all beliefs.

Site Pages

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Historic Hallowell - History Celebrated, Threatened and Preserved

History Celebrated, Threatened and Preserved West Side, Water Street, Hallowell, ca. 1900Item Contributed byHubbard Free Library Historic…

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Lubec, Maine - Lubec's 1911 Centennial Celebration - Page 1 of 2

Lubec's 1911 Centennial Celebration by Ronald Pesha, Lubec Historical Society Lubec staged a grand celebration in 1911 observing the Town’s…

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Lubec, Maine - Lubec's 1911 Centennial Celebration - Page 2 of 2

Lubec Post Office, Centennial celebration, 1911Item Contributed byLubec Memorial Library Stars and Stripes Throughout Lubec The recently constructed…

My Maine Stories

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Becoming @ham_italian
by anonymous

@ham_italian is an Instagram account I created that celebrates the Maine ham Italian sandwich

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How Belfast was the Chicken Capital of the Northeast
by Ralph Chavis

My memories of spending time in Belfast as a child when my father worked in the chicken industry.

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I was a regional volunteer coordinator for the Women’s March
by Erica McNally

Erica McNally's experiences in Washington at the Women's March, 2017