Keywords: Daughters of the American Revolution
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Tisbury Manor Daughters of the American Revolution, Monson, ca. 1955
Contributed by: Monson Historical Society Date: circa 1955 Location: Monson Media: Photographic print
Houlton Daughters of the American Revolution, 1922
Contributed by: Aroostook County Historical and Art Museum Date: 1922 Location: Houlton Media: Photographic print
Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1775-06-12 Location: Machias Media: Ink on paper
Online ExhibitsView All Showing 2 of 23
Maine Eats: the food revolution starts here
From Maine's iconic lobsters, blueberries, potatoes, apples, and maple syrup, to local favorites like poutine, baked beans, red hot dogs, Italian sandwiches, and Whoopie Pies, Maine's identity and economy are inextricably linked to food. Sourcing food, preparing food, and eating food are all part of the heartbeat of Maine's culture and economy. Now, a food revolution is taking us back to our roots in Maine: to the traditional sources, preparation, and pleasures of eating food that have sustained Mainers for millennia.
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?
We Used to be "Normal": A History of F.S.N.S.
Farmington's Normal School -- a teacher-training facility -- opened in 1863 and, over the decades, offered academic programs that included such unique features as domestic and child-care training, and extra-curricular activities from athletics to music and theater.
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Surry by the Bay - Phebe Fowler: A Woman of Property
According to the census reports from the early 19th century, Phebe’s brothers were fishermen and farmers.
Home: The Wadsworth-Longfellow House and Portland - The Wadsworth Era: 1786-1807
For Peleg, like many in the era, the home was also the site of his work. Immediately next to the house Peleg built a warehouse he used to store and…
Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Early Settlers
Amanda took her family to the Boston area, obtaining a connection into the music world through opera, where Wilhelmina was being trained in voice.
My Maine StoriesView All Showing 1 of 1
Reverend Thomas Smith of First Parish Portland
by Kristina Minister, Ph.D.
Pastor, Physician, Real Estate Speculator, and Agent for Wabanaki Genocide