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Historical Items

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Item 14855

Baseball team, Bucksport, ca. 1910

Contributed by: Bucksport Historical Society Date: circa 1910 Location: Bucksport Media: Photographic print

Item 8207

P.D. Cookroom - Hastings Brook, 1917

Contributed by: Patten Lumbermen's Museum Date: 1917 Media: Photographic print

Item 79571

Gladstone School class, Bristol, ca. 1915

Contributed by: South Bristol Historical Society Date: circa 1915 Location: South Bristol Media: Photographic print

Exhibits

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Back to School

Public education has been a part of Maine since Euro-American settlement began to stabilize in the early eighteenth century. But not until the end of the nineteenth century was public education really compulsory in Maine.

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Graduation Season

Graduations -- and schools -- in the 19th through the first decade of the 20th century often were small affairs and sometimes featured student presentations that demonstrated what they had learned. They were not necessarily held in May or June, what later became the standard "end of the school year."

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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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Eastern Maine Medical Center

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