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Item 23619

Title: President Taft, Biddeford Pool, 1910

Contributed by: McArthur Public Library

Date: 1910-07-28

Location: Biddeford

Media: Black and White Photograph

Item 35262

Title: President Taft visits Biddeford Pool, 1910

Contributed by: McArthur Public Library

Date: 1910-07-28

Location: Biddeford

Media: photograph

Item 23621

Title: President Taft arrives in Biddeford Pool, July 28, 1910

Contributed by: McArthur Public Library

Date: 1910-07-28

Location: Biddeford

Media: Black and White Photograph

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Exhibit

Vice presidential campaign poster, 1968

Presidents and Campaigns

Several Mainers have run for president or vice president, a number of presidents, past presidents, and future presidents have had ties to the state or visited here, and, during campaign season, many presidential candidates and their family members have brought their campaigns to Maine.

Exhibit

CCC crew and trucks, Alfred, ca. 1933

Putting Men to Work, Saving Trees

While many Mainers were averse to accepting federal relief money during the Great Depression of the 1930s, young men eagerly joined the Civilian Conservation Corps, one of President Franklin Roosevelt's most popular programs. The Maine Forest Service supervised the work of many of the camps.

Exhibit

Edmund S. Muskie, Democratic nominee for U.S. vice president, 1968

Clean Water: Muskie and the Environment

Maine Senator Edmund S. Muskie earned the nickname "Mr. Clean" for his environment efforts during his tenure in Congress from 1959 to 1980. He helped created a political coalition that passed important clean air and clean water legislation, drawing on his roots in Maine.

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Site

At the Bluffs, Rogue Bluffs, ca. 1895

Porter Memorial Library

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Site

Green Mountain Tea House, ca. 1880

Acadia National Park

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Site

Adam Simpson Green, Colby College, 1887

Colby College Special Collections

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