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Keywords: Chamberlain, Joshua L

Historical Items

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Item 4342

Gen. Joshua L. Chamberlain's grave site

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1981-07-31 Location: Brunswick Media: Photographic print

Item 9904

Lt. Col. Joshua L. Chamberlain

Contributed by: Pejepscot Historical Society Date: 1862 Location: Brunswick Media: Photograph, print on paper

Item 13969

Gen. Joshua L. Chamberlain

Contributed by: Brewer Public Library Date: circa 1865 Location: Brewer Media: Photographic print

Exhibits

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Maine's 20th Regiment

The War was not going well for the Union and in the summer of 1862, when President Lincoln called for an additional 300,000 troops, it was not a surprise to see so many men enlist in an attempt to bring proper leadership into the Army.

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Civil War Soldiers Impact Pittsfield

Although not everyone in town supported the war effort, more than 200 Pittsfield men served in Civil War regiments. Several reminders of their service remain in the town.

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George F. Shepley: Lawyer, Soldier, Administrator

George F. Shepley of Portland had achieved renown as a lawyer and as U.S. Attorney for Maine when, at age 42 he formed the 12th Maine Infantry and went off to war. Shepley became military governor of Louisiana early in 1862 and remained in the military for the duration of the war.

Site Pages

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Life on a Tidal River - Bangor Site Resources

Print. Pullen, John J. Joshua Chamberlain: a hero's life and legacy. Mechanicburg, PA: Stackpole Books, 1999. Print. Pullen, John J.

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Pejepscot Historical Society

View collections, facts, and contact information for this Contributing Partner.

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Life on a Tidal River - Early Railroads in Bangor - Page 1 of 2

Chamberlain, Speaker of the House Hannibal Hamlin, Cabinet Secretaries, the Mayor of Bangor, and other noteworthy figures.