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Historical Items

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Item 30878

Holiday Gathering, Beemans Corner, Hallowell, ca. 1899

Contributed by: Hubbard Free Library Date: circa 1899 Location: Hallowell Media: Photographic print

Item 34186

Carnival, Muster Field, Hallowell, ca. 1935

Contributed by: Emma Clark Weeks through Hubbard Free Library Date: circa 1935 Location: Hallowell Media: Photographic print

Mystery Corner Item

Item 34185

Carnival, Muster Field, Hallowell, ca. 1935

Mystery Corner Item What was the name of the carnival company?

Contributed by: Emma Clark Weeks through Hubbard Free Library Date: circa 1935 Location: Hallowell Media: Photographic print

Exhibits

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Field & Homefront: Bethel during the Civil War

Like many towns, Bethel responded to the Civil War by sending many soldiers and those at the homefront sent aid and supported families. The town grew during the war, but suffered after its end.

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Meshach P. Larry: Civil War Letters

Meshach P. Larry, a Windham blacksmith, joined Maine's 17th Regiment Company H on August 18, 1862. Larry and his sister, Phebe, wrote to each other frequently during the Civil War, and his letters paint a vivid picture of the life of a soldier.

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The Sanitary Commission: Meeting Needs of Soldiers, Families

The Sanitary Commission, formed soon after the Civil War began in the spring of 1861, dealt with the health, relief needs, and morale of soldiers and their families. The Maine Agency helped families and soldiers with everything from furloughs to getting new socks.

Site Pages

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Historic Hallowell - The "World of Mirth" Carnival in Hallowell

Carnival, Fire Department, Muster Field, Hallowell, ca 1934Item Contributed byHubbard Free Library While historic Hallowell had the annual carnival…

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Soldiers Of The Civil War

He enlisted on October 13th, 1862, and mustered out on August 25, 1863. Noah Gould served in Co. E 24th Maine Inf. & Co. L 2nd Maine. Cavalry.

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Life on a Tidal River - Narrative

The state built an armory in Bangor and mustered troops there. Bangor's elite Rifle Corps volunteered its services.

My Maine Stories

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Florence Ahlquist Link's WWII service in the WAVES
by Earlene Ahlquist Chadbourne

Florence Ahlquist, age 20, was trained to repair the new aeronautical cameras by the US Navy in WWII