Keywords: chief of course
Immigration is one of the most debated topics of debate in Maine. Controversy aside, immigration is also America's oldest tradition, and along with religious tolerance, what our nation was built upon. Since the first people--the Wabanaki--permitted Europeans to settle in the land now known as Maine, we have been a state of immigrants.
"In Time and Eternity: Maine Shakers in the Industrial Age 1872-1918" is a series of images that depict in detail the Shakers in Maine during a little explored time period of expansion and change.
In 1892 five physicians -- William H. Simmons, William C. Mason, Walter H. Hunt, Everett T. Nealey, and William E. Baxter -- realized the need for a hospital in the city of Bangor had become urgent and they set about providing one.
The middens are primarily composed of clam shells, though there are also remains of oysters, sea urchins, fish, waterfowl and deer.
… directed was “Tonkourou,” or La Vengeance Indienne (Indian’s Vengeance), in which he played the title role of Tonkourou, Chief of the Hurons.