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Keywords: Mere Point

Historical Items

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Item 12240

Mere Point Post Office and Store, Brunswick

Contributed by: Pejepscot History Center Date: circa 1925 Location: Brunswick Media: Postcard

Item 4323

"Scituate," Brunswick, 1738

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1738 Location: Brunswick; Harpswell; Topsham Media: Ink on paper

Item 4011

George T. Files house, Brunswick, 1910

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1910 Location: Brunswick Media: Ink on paper

Exhibits

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A Soldier's Declaration of Independence

William Bayley of Falmouth (Portland) was a soldier in the Continental Army, seeing service at Ticonderoga, Valley Forge, Monmouth Court House, and Saratoga, among other locations. His letters home to his mother reveal much about the economic hardships experienced by both soldiers and those at home.

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Umbazooksus & Beyond

Visitors to the Maine woods in the early twentieth century often recorded their adventures in private diaries or journals and in photographs. Their remembrances of canoeing, camping, hunting and fishing helped equate Maine with wilderness.

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A Town Is Born: South Bristol, 1915

After being part of the town of Bristol for nearly 150 years, residents of South Bristol determined that their interests would be better served by becoming a separate town and they broke away from the large community of Bristol.

Site Pages

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Scarborough: They Called It Owascoag - Catch of the Day: Clamming and Lobstering - Page 2 of 4

The petition merely showed that a rift existed and that diking caused a negative impact on the marshland.

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Cumberland & North Yarmouth - Our Shared History - Page 1 of 4

… Island, Pownal, Freeport, Harpswell, and the Mere Point portion of Brunswick. It was one of the oldest and largest towns in the Province of Maine…

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Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - Building Of The Arts Era

… the material has got to be something more than a mere characterization; it has got to go deeper into human life and human feeling.” Audiences loved…

My Maine Stories

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Story

A Note from a Maine-American
by William Dow Turner

With 7 generations before statehood, and 5 generations since, Maine DNA carries on.