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Category: Public Events & Celebrations, Ceremonies

Historical Items

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Item 14121

Louise Surrette Boudreau Receives Lions Club Award

Contributed by: Bangor Public Library Date: 1966 Location: Bangor Media: Photographic print

Item 21399

James F. Baldwin on trip to Washington, 1813

Contributed by: Pierce Family Collection through Maine Historical Society Date: 1813 Location: Boston; Baldwin Media: Ink on paper

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Item 31966

Bangor House decorated for President Grant, Bangor, 1871

Contributed by: Bangor Public Library Date: 1871-10-18 Location: Bangor Media: Stereograph

Exhibits

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Exhibit

Wiscasset's Arctic Connection

Scientist, author and explorer Donald B. MacMillan established Wiscasset as his homeport for many of the voyages he made to the Arctic region starting in the early 1920s.

Exhibit

A Parade, an Airplane and Two Weddings

Two couples, a parade from downtown Caribou to the airfield, and two airplane flights were the scene in 1930 when the couples each took off in a single-engine plane to tie the knot high over Aroostook County.

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Launch of the 'Doris Hamlin'

The Doris Hamlin, a four-masted schooner built at the Frye-Flynn Shipyard in Harrington, was one of the last vessels launched there, marking the decline of a once vigorous shipbuilding industry in Washington County.