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Historical Items

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Item 52478

Faith Jayne Hinckley, Fairfield, 1908

Contributed by: L.C. Bates Museum / Good Will-Hinckley Homes Date: 1908 Location: Fairfield Media: Photographic print

Item 53151

Faith Jayne Hinckley, Fairfield, 1919

Contributed by: L.C. Bates Museum / Good Will-Hinckley Homes Date: 1919-11-11 Location: Fairfield Media: Photographic print

Item 29250

Faith, National Monument to the Forefathers, Hallowell, 1877

Contributed by: Hubbard Free Library Date: 1877 Location: Hallowell Media: Photographic print

Tax Records

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Item 42641

Assessor's Record, 243-245 Cumberland Avenue, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Apostolic Faith Assembly Use: Land only

Exhibits

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The Advent of Green Acre Baha'i School

The Green Acre Baha’i School began as Green Acre Conferences, established by Sarah Jane Farmer in Eliot. She later became part of the Baha'i Faith and hosted speakers and programs that promoted peace. In 1912, the leader of the Baha'i Faith, 'Abdu'l-Baha, visited Green Acre, where hundreds saw him speak.

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The Devil and the Wilderness

Anglo-Americans in northern New England sometimes interpreted their own anxieties about the Wilderness, their faith, and their conflicts with Native Americans as signs that the Devil and his handmaidens, witches, were active in their midst.

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Father Rasles, the Indians and the English

Father Sebastien Rasle, a French Jesuit, ran a mission for Indians at Norridgewock and, many English settlers believed, encouraged Indian resistance to English settlement. He was killed in a raid on the mission in 1724 that resulted in the remaining Indians fleeing for Canada.

Site Pages

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Eliot Baha'i Archives

View collections, facts, and contact information for this Contributing Partner.

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Biddeford History & Heritage Project - Sam L. Cohen (1915-2003)

… evident by his friendships with people of various faiths and were made tangible in his gifts to other religious institutions in the Biddeford area…

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Historic Hallowell - One of Many Monuments

was organized in 1866. Faith, National Monument to the Forefathers, Hallowell, 1877Item Contributed byHubbard Free Library The statue "Faith,"…

My Maine Stories

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Beef Cutlet always reminds me of home in Iran
by Parivash Rohani

Making beef cutlet in Maine connects me to my home in Iran and my Baha'i faith.

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The gift of a necklace
by Parivash Rohani

When I was born my grandmother gave me a part of a Baha’i prayer for protection.

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The Point
by Norma K. Salway

In the summer, on the eastern shore of Songo, kids dove from a leaning tree