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Historical Items

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Item 9656

Keens Corner School grads, Leeds, 1901

Contributed by: Leeds Historical Society Date: circa 1901 Location: Leeds Media: Photographic print

Item 9703

E.S.Waite Store, Leeds, ca. 1910

Contributed by: Leeds Historical Society Date: circa 1910 Location: Leeds Media: Photographic print

Item 9697

Main Street, Leeds, ca. 1910

Contributed by: Leeds Historical Society Date: circa 1910 Location: Leeds Media: Photographic print

Exhibits

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From French Canadians to Franco-Americans

French Canadians who emigrated to the Lewiston-Auburn area faced discrimination as children and adults -- such as living in "Little Canada" tenements and being ridiculed for speaking French -- but also adapted to their new lives and sustained many cultural traditions.