Historical ItemsView All Showing 2 of 34
George Clymer money withdrawal request, Philadelphia, 1776
Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1776-06-26 Location: Philadelphia Media: Ink on paper
Lyman Hall special request to Benjamin Lincoln, 1779
Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1779-03-07 Location: Harrisburg Media: Ink on paper
William Hooper on the death of a friend, North Carolina, 1780
Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1780-10-14 Location: Masonborough; Hillsborough Media: Ink on paper
Online ExhibitsView All Showing 2 of 2
John Hancock's Relation to Maine
The president of the Continental Congress and the Declaration's most notable signatory, John Hancock, has ties to Maine through politics, and commercial businesses, substantial property, vacations, and family.
CODE RED: Climate, Justice & Natural History Collections
Explore topics around climate change by reuniting collections from one of the nation's earliest natural history museums, the Portland Society of Natural History. The exhibition focuses on how museums collect, and the role of humans in creating changes in society, climate, and biodiversity.