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Item 101185

Normal School students eating apples, Farmington, ca. 1922

Contributed by: Mantor Library at UMF

Date: circa 1922

Location: Farmington

Media: Photographic print

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Letter from POW camp, 1944

Prisoners of War

Mainers have been held prisoners in conflicts fought on Maine and American soil and in those fought overseas. In addition, enemy prisoners from several wars have been brought to Maine soil for the duration of the war.


Civil War monument dedication, Bethel, 1908

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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Presque Isle: The Star City - Adventures in Aroostook County - Page 2 of 3

He told the boys not to pick that apple, “or we’d get our butts kicked.” There was a window on the house facing the tree with the apple.

Site Page

MMN Image 28617

Presque Isle: The Star City - Potato Harvest Memories - Page 5 of 5

… to go into the woods, but Edwena did go and pick apples. One farmer’s wife would bring everybody ice cream cookies and something to drink.

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Odd Fellows Hall and French & Elliott Store, ca. 1916

Guilford, Maine - BUSINESSES - Page 3 of 3

The bed and breakfast sits where part of an apple orchard used to be. The orchard ran up the ill in the middle of Guilford, and four of the remaining…

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Apple Time - a visit to the ancestral farm

by Randy Randall

Memories from childhood of visiting the family homestead in Limington during apple picking time.


Growing up DownEast

by Darrin MC Mclellan

Stories of growing up Downeast