Historical ItemsView All Showing 2 of 321
Hopkins, Maine State Legislature, 1880
Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1880 Location: Bar Harbor Media: Photoprint
Frank H. Boody, Maine State Legislature, 1880
Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1880 Location: Windham Media: Photoprint
Henry C. Brewer, Maine State Legislature. 1880
Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1880 Location: Freeport Media: Photoprint
Architecture & LandscapeView All Showing 1 of 1
Maine Maritime Academy additions, Castine, 1927-1948
Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1927–1948 Location: Castine Client: Maine Maritime Academy Architect: John Howard Stevens and John Calvin Stevens II Architects
Online ExhibitsView All Showing 2 of 40
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
Redact: Obscuring the Maine Constitution
In 2015, Maliseet Representative Henry Bear drew the Maine legislature’s attention to a historic redaction of the Maine Constitution. Through legislation drafted in February 1875, approved by voters in September 1875, and enacted on January 1, 1876, the Sections 1, 2, and 5 of Article X (ten) of the Maine Constitution ceased to be printed. Since 1876, these sections are redacted from the document. Although they are obscured, they retain their validity.
Throughout the history of the state, residents have protested, on paper or in the streets, to increase rights for various groups, to effect social change, to prevent social change, or to let their feelings be known about important issues.
Site PagesView All Showing 2 of 58
Cumberland & North Yarmouth - Our Shared History - Page 2 of 4
… too. In a petition to the newly-minted Maine Legislature, 176 male residents of Cumberland who signed a petition to the Legislature that year noted…
Early Maine Photography - Famous People - Page 2 of 3
… he began his political career in the Maine legislature, serving three terms as speaker. He was elected as a Congressman in 1843 and as U.S.
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My Maine StoriesView All Showing 2 of 2
Ted Truman (Throumoulos): A treasure trove of stories
by Biddeford Cultural & Heritage Center
A son of Greek immigrants’ insight into his entrepreneurial family, culture and life experiences
Lesson PlansView All Showing 1 of 1
Grade Level: Postsecondary
Content Area: Social Studies
Students will learn about the people who have occupied the office of Governor and how the Office of Governor operates. The students will understand the different hats and relationships that the Governor has.