Keywords: Black Point Congregational Church
The history of the region now known as Maine did not begin at statehood in 1820. What was Maine before it was a state? How did Maine separate from Massachusetts? How has the Maine we experience today been shaped by thousands of years of history?
BEGIN AGAIN explores Maine's historic role, going back 528 years, in crisis that brought about the pandemic, social and economic inequities, and the Black Lives Matter movement in 2020.
Anglo-Americans in northern New England sometimes interpreted their own anxieties about the Wilderness, their faith, and their conflicts with Native Americans as signs that the Devil and his handmaidens, witches, were active in their midst.
… made generous contributions to the Black Point Congregational Church. Her greatest legacy was the establishment of a home for up to fifteen women…
Interior of Congregational Church, Rumford Point, 1909Item Contributed byGreater Rumford Area Historical Society Little is known about the artists…