Contributed by: Mount Desert Island Historical Society Date: 1957 Location: Mount Desert Media: Ink on paper
Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1904–1946 Location: Portland Client: unknown Architect: John Calvin Stevens and John Howard Stevens Architects
Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1948 Location: Wilton Client: Robert N. Bass Architect: John Howard Stevens; John Howard Stevens and John Calvin Stevens II Architects
Correspondence between Elizabeth Wadsworth, her father Peleg Wadsworth and Martha Washington's secretary about the gift of a lock of George Washington's hair to Eliza.
At Lexington and Concord, on April 19, 1775, British troops attempted to destroy munitions stored by American colonists. The battles were the opening salvos of the American Revolution. Shortly, the conflict would erupt in Maine.
Young men and women in the 19th century often went away from home -- sometimes for a few months, sometimes for longer periods -- to attend academies, seminaries, or schools run by individuals. While there, they wrote letters home, reporting on boarding arrangements and coursework undertaken, and inquired about the family at home.
… more about each team partner by clicking on the corresponding links to the left. L to R: Jessica Kelly, Scarborough Middle School; Celeste Shinay…
… Knox Papers, 1715-1839 Microfilm (27 rolls) of correspondence, bills, receipts, accounts, etc. pertaining for the most part to General Knox's…