Rebecca Usher of Hollis was 41 and single when she joined the Union nursing service at the U.S. General Hospital at Chester, Pennsylvania. Her time there and later at City Point, Virginia, were defining experiences of her life.
Imagery on letterhead soldiers used, on soldiers' memorials produced after the war, and on many other items captured the themes of the American Civil War: union, liberty, and freedom.
Workers in Maine have labored in factories, on farms, in the woods, on the water, among other locales. Many of Maine's occupations have been determined by the state's climate and geographical features.
Titcomb Ski Slope, Farmington, circa 1950 Contributed by Farmington Historical Society Description View of Titcomb Ski Slope including the…
Titcomb Ski Slope, Farmington, ca. 1960 Contributed by Farmington Historical Society Description Aerial view of Titcomb Ski Slope in…
Lydia Abbott Titcomb and Pine Tree Cottage, Farmington, circa 1875 Contributed by Farmington Historical Society Description Pine Tree…