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Historical Items

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Item 100414

Lithgow Library and The Kennebec Valley YMCA, Augusta, ca. 1950

Contributed by: Lithgow Public Library Date: circa 1950 Location: Augusta Media: Postcard

Item 100400

Lithgow Library, Augusta, ca. 1907

Contributed by: Lithgow Public Library Date: circa 1907 Location: Augusta Media: Postcard

Item 100461

Lithgow book room and librarian's desk, Augusta, ca.1896

Contributed by: Lithgow Public Library Date: circa 1896 Location: Augusta Media: Photographic print

Online Exhibits

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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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Holding up the Sky: Wabanaki people, culture, history, and art

Learn about Native diplomacy and obligation by exploring 13,000 years of Wabanaki residence in Maine through 17th century treaties, historic items, and contemporary artworks—from ash baskets to high fashion. Wabanaki voices contextualize present-day relevance and repercussions of 400 years of shared histories between Wabanakis and settlers to their region.

Site Pages

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Lithgow Public Library

Lithgow Library's website[/url] [b]Founded:[/b] Lithgow Public Library is named for Llewellyn Lithgow, an Augusta merchant and book lover, who…

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Historic Hallowell - In the Beginning - Raw Materials - Quarrying

1890Hubbard Free Library Communities grow where nature provides raw materials and the ready access to transportation. Hallowell is no exception.

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Historic Hallowell - Nature's Bounty - Raw Material, Close at Hand

1890Hubbard Free Library Natural resource development in Maine's early history relied on raw materials, ease of processing and convenient…