While numerous Mainers worked for and against woman suffrage in the state in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, some also worked on the national level, seeking a federal amendment to allow women the right to vote
The paper mill on the Penobscot River in South Brewer, which became known as Eastern Fine Paper Co., began as a sawmill in 1884 and grew over the years as an important part of the economy of the region and a large presence in the landscape. Its closing in 2005 affected more than the men and women who lost their jobs.
… and having the government of his family upon equal terms with a most examplary and excellent wife, his humble dwelling was the abode of peace, love…
The town would not receive state equalization funds if it continued to operate two high schools. The citizens decided after much debate to approve…