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Keywords: Correspondence

Historical Items

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Item 81110

Correspondence, Beatrix Farrand to Charles K. Savage, Northeast Harbor, 1957

Contributed by: Mount Desert Island Historical Society Date: 1957 Location: Mount Desert Media: Ink on paper

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Item 73336

Edna St. Vincent Millay to Corinne Sawyer, 1914

Contributed by: Camden Public Library Date: 1914-05-04 Location: Poughkeepsie; Camden Media: Paper

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Item 77897

Letter from Corinne Sawyer to Sandra E. Walker, 1958

Contributed by: Camden Public Library Date: 1958-04-25 Location: Camden; Fryeburg Media: Ink on paper

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Architecture & Landscape

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Item 110442

Kinney residence, borders planting plan for the Old Library, Mount Desert, 2013

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 2013 Location: Mount Desert Client: Ann Kinney Architect: Patrick Chasse

Item 111891

Williston Church alterations, Portland, 1904-1946

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1904–1946 Location: Portland Client: unknown Architect: John Calvin Stevens and John Howard Stevens Architects

Item 109352

House for Mr. Robert N. Bass, Wilton, 1948

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

Online Exhibits

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Lock of George Washington's Hair

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.


Liberty Threatened: Maine in 1775

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.


Away at School: Letters Home

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.

Site Pages

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Tate House Museum

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Scarborough: They Called It Owascoag - Meet the Team

… more about each team partner by clicking on the corresponding links to the left. L to R: Jessica Kelly, Scarborough Middle School; Celeste Shinay…

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Thomaston: The Town that Went to Sea - Henry Knox: Sources

… Knox Papers, 1715-1839 Microfilm (27 rolls) of correspondence, bills, receipts, accounts, etc. pertaining for the most part to General Knox's…

My Maine Stories

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Where are the French?
by Rhea Côté Robbins

Franco-Americans in Maine