My Maine Stories

Everyone has a story... What's yours?

Immigration Stories

The gift of a necklace
by Parivash Rohani

When I was born my grandmother gave me a part of a Baha’i prayer for protection.

Growing up in Lewiston and running Museum L-A
by Rachel Desgrosseilliers

Growing up Franco-American and honoring our mill working heritage

How Mon-Oncle France came to Les-États
by Michael Parent

How Mon-Oncle France came to the United States.

The stories my parents told
by Henry Gartley

Stories from my immigrant parents, WWII, and my love of history.

My Italian grandparents and visiting their homeland
by Sherry Judd

A story about my Italian ancestors in Maine and how I found my family in Italy.

Love is greater than peace, For peace is founded upon love
by Parivash Rohani

My journey from Iran to Maine