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Historical Items

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Item 9686

Greek Orthodox Church of the Holy Trinity, Lewiston, ca. 1980

Contributed by: Lewiston Public Library Date: circa 1980 Location: Lewiston Media: Phototransparency

Item 12595

Greek Ladies Society Rules and Regulations, Portland, 1928

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1928 Location: Portland Media: Ink on paper

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Item 22584

St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church, Biddeford, 1955

Contributed by: Courtesy of Jacques Downs through McArthur Public Library Date: circa 1955 Location: Biddeford Media: Photographic print

Tax Records

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Item 99295

14-16 Portland Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Fannie Lerman Use: Restaurant & Club

Item 32009

32-32 Adams Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Warren F Coffey Style: Greek Revival Use: Dwelling - Three Family

Item 32014

42 Adams Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Lawlor John Style: Greek Revival Use: Dwelling - Double House

Architecture & Landscape

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Item 110043

Study for Eta Chapter of Theta Delta Chi at Bowdoin College, Brunswick, ca. 1904

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: circa 1904 Location: Brunswick Client: Eta Chapter of Theta Delta Chi Fraternity Architect: Frederick A. Tompson

Online Exhibits

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MHS in Pictures: exploring our first 200 years

Two years after separating from Massachusetts, Maine leaders—many who were part of the push for statehood—also separated from Massachusetts Historical Society, creating the Maine Historical Society in 1822. The legislation signed on February 5, 1822 positioned MHS as the third-oldest state dedicated historical organization in the nation. The exhibition features MHS's five locations over the institution's two centuries, alongside images of leaders who have steered the organization through pivotal times.

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400 years of New Mainers

Immigration is one of the most debated topics in Maine. Controversy aside, immigration is also America's oldest tradition, and along with religious tolerance, what our nation was built upon. Since the first people--the Wabanaki--permitted Europeans to settle in the land now known as Maine, we have been a state of immigrants.

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Educating Oneself: Carnegie Libraries

Industrialist Andrew Carnegie gave grants for 20 libraries in Maine between 1897 and 1912, specifying that the town own the land, set aside funds for maintenance, have room to expand -- and offer library services at no charge.

Site Pages

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Groups, Clubs & Organizations - Page 1 of 3

… 1900," Grange rituals incorporated a mixture of Greek and Roman mythology and Bible lessons. Titles and rituals also borrowed from the Masonic…

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Bath's Historic Downtown - Davenport Memorial and City Hall

… mix of Classical Revival, Georgian, Federal, and Greek Revival. It was built as a City Hall and memorial to Charles Davenport.

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Bath's Historic Downtown - History Overview

Its Greek-Revival lines of brick and granite sill and lintel were repeated throughout “Merchants’ Row” after the fire.

My Maine Stories

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Alex Mouzas: Passionate about sharing his Greek-American roots
by Biddeford Cultural & Heritage Center

A personal, in-depth look into the life and contributions of area Greek-Americans

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Sister Therese Bouthot:Life of service as a Good Shepherd sister
by Biddeford Cultural & Heritage Center

From humble beginnings to playing a leadership role in the service of others

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Annette Addorio: 100+ years of memories from full life
by Biddeford Cultural & Heritage Center

From 1914 to 2018, highlights from my life in Biddeford