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Item 192

Title: Ku Klux Klan outfit, Hollis, 1963

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: 1963-08-04

Location: Hollis Center

Media: Black and white photograph

Item 53713

Title: Alpha Rho Upsilon, Bowdoin College, 1948

Contributed by: Bowdoin College Library

Date: 1948

Location: Brunswick

Media: Ink on paper

Item 75554

Title: Women and men in manufacturing, Brewer, ca. 1982-2004

Contributed by: Maine Folklife Center, Univ. of Maine

Date: 2006-01-20

Location: Brewer

Media: audio recording

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Camp Tekakwitha brochure, Leeds, ca. 1940

From French Canadians to Franco-Americans

French Canadians who emigrated to the Lewiston-Auburn area faced discrimination as children and adults -- such as living in "Little Canada" tenements and being ridiculed for speaking French -- but also adapted to their new lives and sustained many cultural traditions.