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Historical Items

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Item 6298

Blue-fishing

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: circa 1890 Media: Etching

Item 23421

Canova near New Zealand, 1864

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1864 Media: Painting

Item 13808

Memorial to Passengers of the Portland, 1898

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: circa 1898 Media: Ink on paper

Exhibits

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400 years of New Mainers

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.

Site Pages

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Scarborough: They Called It Owascoag - Maritime Tales: Shipyards and Shipwrecks - Page 2 of 2

Over the years, stormy seas and wave action have continued pounding on the ship’s remains and today some of those remains can still be seen at…

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Scarborough: They Called It Owascoag - Roads: From Footpaths to Super Highway

… could ride 30 miles on a clear summer day; but in stormy winter or foggy spring weather, he could ride only a few miles a day.

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Lubec, Maine - Building the Roosevelt Bridge to Campobello - Page 1 of 3

… stayed behind fearing to cross the channel in the stormy waters, lowered a cable and pulled a soggy, shivering Jim Chandler up to welcome safety.