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Historical Items

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Item 104350

"Deliver us from evil: buy war bonds," World War II poster, 1943

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1943 Media: Lithograph

Item 102560

Beat back the Hun with Liberty Bonds World War I poster, 1918

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: circa 1917 Media: Lithograph

Item 15120

"The Hun-His mark-Blot it out with Liberty Bonds" World War I poster, ca. 1918

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: circa 1918 Media: Lithograph poster

Online Exhibits

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World War I and the Maine Experience

With a long history of patriotism and service, Maine experienced the war in a truly distinct way. Its individual experiences tell the story of not only what it means to be an American, but what it means to be from Maine during the war to end all wars.

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Civil War Soldiers Impact Pittsfield

Although not everyone in town supported the war effort, more than 200 Pittsfield men served in Civil War regiments. Several reminders of their service remain in the town.

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Women, War, and the Homefront

When America entered the Great War in 1917, the government sent out pleas for help from American women, many of whom responded at the battle front and on the home front.

Site Pages

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Highlighting Historical Hampden - War of 1812

This bond saved the town from being completely burned down. Later, the British returned and took two of the still unfinished vessels; the remainder…

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Highlighting Historical Hampden - Hampden Academy

… able to assist in the efforts by giving a $1000 bond. Several years after the restoration, on June 12, 1905, Hampden Academy celebrated its…

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Surry by the Bay - Surry Opera Company

The SOC certainly succeeded in forming bonds across international boundaries even after the Cold War had ended.