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A Day for Remembering

Memorial Day Parade, Springvale, ca. 1900

Memorial Day Parade, Springvale, ca. 1900

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Maine Historical Society

Memorial Day parade in Springvale with Union Army veterans. The photo was taken about 1900.

Memorial Day was originally called Decoration Day, a day to decorate the graves of soldiers who had died in the Civil War.


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