Keywords: Winthrop Hill
Immigration is one of the most debated topics in Maine. Controversy aside, immigration is also America's oldest tradition, and along with religious tolerance, what our nation was built upon. Since the first people--the Wabanaki--permitted Europeans to settle in the land now known as Maine, we have been a state of immigrants.
Moving Granite, Outer Winthrop Street, Hallowell, ca. 1890Item Contributed byHubbard Free Library The wagon-like carriers were called "galamanders,"…
… standing because it had a well-established road (Winthrop Street and beyond) that led to Canadian settlements north and west.