Passamaquoddy Indians from Washington County traveled to Portland in 1920 to take part in the Maine Centennial Exposition. They set up an "Indian Village" at Deering Oaks Park.
The Maine Charitable Mechanic Association, an organization formed to promote and support skilled craftsmen, celebrated civic pride and members' trades with a parade through Portland on Oct. 8, 1841 at which they displayed 17 painted linen banners with graphic and textual representations of the artisans' skills.
Several Mainers have run for president or vice president, a number of presidents, past presidents, and future presidents have had ties to the state or visited here, and, during campaign season, many presidential candidates and their family members have brought their campaigns to Maine.
… Contributed byBangor Historical Society While onlookers flooded into the destroyed downtown to see the devastation, Bangor residents immediately…
S.S. Cumberland Onlookers await the S.S. Cumberland arriving from Boston for the first time.Item Contributed byLubec Memorial Library Passengers and…