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Historical Items

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Item 8517

Peavey man, Maine woods

Contributed by: Patten Lumbermen's Museum Media: Photographic print

Item 8315

Man with log pile

Contributed by: Patten Lumbermen's Museum Date: circa 1900 Media: Photographic print

Item 66931

E.G. Manning to Charles Bridges, Port Hudson, LA, 1863

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1863 Location: Castine; Port Hudson Media: Ink on paper

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Tax Records

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Item 89901

Lowell property, Fern Avenue, Long Island, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Linda W. Lowell Use: Stables and Henhouse

Item 83234

73 Walton Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Edward L. Manning Use: Dwelling - Single family

Item 83235

Assessor's Record, 73 Walton Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Edward S. Manning Use: Garage

Exhibits

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Longfellow: The Man Who Invented America

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow was a man and a poet of New England conscience. He was influenced by his ancestry and his Portland boyhood home and experience.

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Amazing! Maine Stories

These stories -- that stretch from 1999 back to 1759 -- take you from an amusement park to the halls of Congress. There are inventors, artists, showmen, a railway agent, a man whose civic endeavors helped shape Portland, a man devoted to the pursuit of peace and one known for his military exploits, Maine's first novelist, a woman who recorded everyday life in detail, and an Indian who survived a British attack.

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In Canada During the Civil War

One surviving letter from the family of Francis Pratt to the young man who was in Canada in 1865 suggests that going to Canada to escape military service during the Civil War was not unheard of. The letter also suggests money was removed to Canada to protect it.

Site Pages

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Historic Hallowell - Disasters - Natural and Man-made

Disasters - Natural and Man-made History lesson X For Hallowell, adversity has come in many forms: freshets, fires, tornadoes and even train…

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Western Maine Foothills Region - A Man's Life in a Suitcase

A Man's Life in a Suitcase John Edward Barry, Mexico, 1939 Item Contributed byMexico Historical Society Text by Irene Hutchinson Images…

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Life on a Tidal River - Bangor Man Rats Out Brady Gang - Page 2 of 2

Bangor Man Rats Out Brady Gang Shep Hurd Resources Page Beiser, Martha, and Sarah (Sally) MacFawn. Personal Interview with Mr.

My Maine Stories

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Maine in Vietnam - Not to be Forgotten
by Karen L. Olson, M.D.

How Veterans' Voices started.

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In 1970 I served in Vietnam, and sent my parents a package
by Peter P. Joyce Jr.

My Parents' war story

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The only letter to survive World War II
by Cyrene Slegona

Only one of many letters my father sent to his wife remained after he came home from World War II.