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Historical Items

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Item 11853

Bangor Daily News at the Capitol

Contributed by: Margaret Chase Smith Library Date: 1962-04-10 Location: Washington; Bangor Media: Photographic print

Item 11879

State Capitol, Augusta, ca. 1927

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1927-09-27 Location: Augusta Media: Postcard

Item 11871

State Capitol, Augusta, ca. 1920

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: circa 1920 Location: Augusta; Farmington Media: Postcard

Tax Records

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Item 63341

230 Middle Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: The Capitol Lunch Co. Use: Lunch Room & Tailor Shop

Exhibits

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Civil Defense: Fear and Safety

In the 1950s and the 1960s, Maine's Civil Defense effort focused on preparedness for hurricanes, floods and other natural disasters and a more global concern, nuclear war. Civil Defense materials urged awareness, along with measures like storing food and other staple items and preparing underground or other shelters.

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The Sanitary Commission: Meeting Needs of Soldiers, Families

The Sanitary Commission, formed soon after the Civil War began in the spring of 1861, dealt with the health, relief needs, and morale of soldiers and their families. The Maine Agency helped families and soldiers with everything from furloughs to getting new socks.

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Good Will-Hinckley: Building a Landscape

The landscape at the Good Will-Hinckley campus in Fairfield was designed to help educate and influence the orphans and other needy children at the school and home.

Site Pages

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Site Page

Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Online Items

Tours to the museums, monuments, Congress and Capitol were highlights. Here members of the Class of 1961 are ready for departure.

Site Page

Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - 1951 School

Tours to the museums, monuments, Congress and Capitol were highlights. Here members of the Class of 1961 are ready for departure.

Site Page

Thomaston: The Town that Went to Sea - Captain Samuel Watts House

With their extra capitol, they were able to invest in railroads in the developing western territories, which increased their net worth to the extent…

My Maine Stories

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Story

USCG Boot Camp Experience, Vietnam War era
by Peter S. Morgan, Jr.

"Letters to the Wall" Memorial Day