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Historical Items

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Item 16989

Mary Weston Post, Fryeburg, ca. 1900

Contributed by: Fryeburg Historical Society Date: circa 1900 Location: Fryeburg Media: Photographic print

Item 10962

Alonzo Coburn, Skowhegan, 1875

Contributed by: Skowhegan History House Date: circa 1875 Location: Skowhegan Media: Photographic print

Item 81248

Community Women's Chorus, Dixfield, 1947

Contributed by: Dixfield Historical Society Date: 1947-02-25 Location: Dixfield Media: Photographic print

Online Exhibits

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Exhibit

For the Union: Civil War Deaths

More than 9,000 Maine soldiers and sailors died during the Civil War while serving with Union forces. This exhibit tells the stories of a few of those men.

Exhibit

Port of Portland's Custom House and Collectors of Customs

The collector of Portland was the key to federal patronage in Maine, though other ports and towns had collectors. Through the 19th century, the revenue was the major source of Federal Government income. As in Colonial times, the person appointed to head the custom House in Casco Bay was almost always a leading community figure, or a well-connected political personage.

Site Pages

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Site Page

Skowhegan Community History - A Brief History of the Skowhegan Area

The first families, the Westons and the Heywoods, were farmers who traveled up the river in 1771 from Massachusetts.

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Western Maine Foothills Region - Continental Paper Bag Company

… Rumford Historical Society, chaired by Virginia Weston, many of the former mill employees were present.