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Historical Items

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Item 81321

Tisbury Manor Daughters of the American Revolution, Monson, ca. 1955

Contributed by: Monson Historical Society Date: circa 1955 Location: Monson Media: Photographic print

Item 15489

Houlton Daughters of the American Revolution, 1922

Contributed by: Aroostook County Historical and Art Museum Date: 1922 Location: Houlton Media: Photographic print

Item 81323

Tisbury Manor Daughters of the American Revolution, Monson, ca 1955

Contributed by: Monson Historical Society Date: circa 1955 Location: Monson Media: Photographic print

Exhibits

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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.

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The Mainspring of Fashion

The mainspring of fashion is the process whereby members of one class imitate the styles of another, who in turn are driven to ever new expedients of fashionable change.

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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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Biddeford History & Heritage Project - Joseph Jovite Salvas

His obituary noted his insurance and real estate business, but made no mention of his extensive theater career.

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Biddeford History & Heritage Project - Francis Spencer

In 1984 he received an honorary doctorate of economics from the University of New England. He died in 2004 at the age of 90.

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Biddeford History & Heritage Project - Judge George Thacher (1754-1824)

Surrounded by his sons and daughters, and their children, and having the government of his family upon equal terms with a most examplary and…