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Historical Items

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Item 98727

Waldo County Veterans Association reunion, Morrill, 1922

Contributed by: Belfast Historical Society Date: 1922-06-01 Location: Morrill Media: Photographic print

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19th Maine Regiment, Co. D Reunion, Belfast, 1875

Contributed by: Belfast Historical Society Date: 1875-09-02 Location: Belfast Media: Stereograph

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Fifth Maine Regiment Veteran Reunion, Peaks Island, 1912

Contributed by: Fifth Maine Regiment Museum Date: 1912 Location: Portland Media: Photograph; jpg

Exhibits

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George F. Shepley: Lawyer, Soldier, Administrator

George F. Shepley of Portland had achieved renown as a lawyer and as U.S. Attorney for Maine when, at age 42 he formed the 12th Maine Infantry and went off to war. Shepley became military governor of Louisiana early in 1862 and remained in the military for the duration of the war.

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Field & Homefront: Bethel during the Civil War

Like many towns, Bethel responded to the Civil War by sending many soldiers and those at the homefront sent aid and supported families. The town grew during the war, but suffered after its end.

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Capt. Grenville F. Sparrow, 17th Maine

Grenville F. Sparrow of Portland was 25 when he answered Lincoln's call for more troops to fight the Confederates. He enlisted in Co. A of Maine's 17th Volunteer Infantry regiment. He fought in 30 battles between 1862 and the war's end in 1865.

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Surry by the Bay - Surry Village School

Surry Village School graduates reunion, Surry, 1980Item Contributed bySurry Historical Society

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Early Settlers

This picture is of a Norton Reunion held at the Nordica Homestead on the Holley Road in Farmington. Lillian is shown on the settee in the front row…