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Historical Items

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Item 33470

Delegates to Federation of Women's Clubs meeting, Saco, 1911

Contributed by: McArthur Public Library Date: 1911 Location: Saco Media: Photographic print

Item 31633

Thursday Club membership, Biddeford, 1929

Contributed by: Biddeford Historical Society Date: 1929 Location: Biddeford Media: Ink on paper

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Item 31196

Thursday Club anniversary program, Biddeford, 1939

Contributed by: Biddeford Historical Society Date: 1939-01-04 Location: Biddeford Media: Ink on paper

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Online Exhibits

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Power of Potential

The National Federation of Business and Professional Women's Clubs (NFBPWC) held their seventh annual convention in Portland during July 12 to July 18, 1925. Over 2,000 working women from around the country visited the city.

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Writing Women

Published women authors with ties to Maine are too numerous to count. They have made their marks in all types of literature.

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Amazing! Maine Stories

These stories -- that stretch from 1999 back to 1759 -- take you from an amusement park to the halls of Congress. There are inventors, artists, showmen, a railway agent, a man whose civic endeavors helped shape Portland, a man devoted to the pursuit of peace and one known for his military exploits, Maine's first novelist, a woman who recorded everyday life in detail, and an Indian who survived a British attack.

Site Pages

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Portland Press Herald Glass Negative Collection - National Federation of Business and Professional Women's Clubs

Federation of Business and Professional Women's Clubs Power of Potential View the Maine Women's Business Convention Slideshow Delegates…

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Portland Press Herald Glass Negative Collection - 1925 National Governors' Association Convention

Because of this strategic effort the Maine Convention drew the largest amount of participants in the associations 17 year history.

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Portland Press Herald Glass Negative Collection - Portland Press Herald Glass Negative Collection

This “Maine-first” policy dealt with Maine products, Maine problems, politics, and people from the typical "man on the street," to the Governor of