East Maine Conference Seminary, Bucksport, ca. 1910

Contributed by Bucksport Historical Society

Description

In 1848 the Eastern Maine Conference of the Methodist Church held its first meeting in Bangor and proposed the establishment of a seminary, which was a preparatory school.

Bucksport offered the land and raised $25,000 for the project. East Maine Conference Seminary opened in August 1851 to a class of 13 boys and 14 girls. It closed in 1933.


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About This Item

  • Title: East Maine Conference Seminary, Bucksport, ca. 1910
  • Creation Date: circa 1910
  • Subject Date: circa 1910
  • Town: Bucksport
  • County: Hancock
  • State: ME
  • Media: Postcard
  • Object Type: Image

For more information about this item, contact:

Bucksport Historical Society
PO Box 798, Bucksport, ME 04416

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