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Historical Items

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Item 6929

First Parish Church, Portland, ca. 1890

Contributed by: First Parish in Portland Date: circa 1890 Location: Portland Media: Photographic print

Item 13280

John Carroll Perkins, Portland, ca. 1900

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: circa 1900 Location: Portland Media: Photographic print

Item 7169

Columbarium and tablet, First Parish, Portland, Unitarian Universalist

Contributed by: First Parish in Portland Date: 1909-04-25 Location: Portland Media: Marble, photograph

Tax Records

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Item 85945

194-218 Woodford Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Woodford Congregational Parish Use: Parish House

Item 85930

187-195 Woodford Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Woodford Congregational Parish Use: Dwelling

Item 85931

Assessor's Record, 191 Woodford Street, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Woodford Congregational Parish Use: Stable

Architecture & Landscape

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Item 110210

St. Mary's Parish House addition, Falmouth, 1936-1951

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1936–1951 Location: Falmouth Client: St. Mary's Parish of Augusta Architect: Wadsworth, Boston & Tuttle

Item 109893

School for St. Joseph Parish, Lewiston, 1934

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1934 Location: Lewiston Client: Catholic Church Architect: Edw. T. Graham

Item 111366

Wilson/Stenstrom residence site plan, Hanover Parish, Jamaica, 1972-1995

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1972–1995 Location: Hanover Parish Clients: Carol A. Wilson; David M. Stenstrom Architect: Carol A. Wilson; Carol A. Wilson, Architect

Online Exhibits

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George F. Shepley: Lawyer, Soldier, Administrator

George F. Shepley of Portland had achieved renown as a lawyer and as U.S. Attorney for Maine when, at age 42 he formed the 12th Maine Infantry and went off to war. Shepley became military governor of Louisiana early in 1862 and remained in the military for the duration of the war.

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Dressing Up, Standing Out, Fitting In

Adorning oneself to look one's "best" has varied over time, gender, economic class, and by event. Adornments suggest one's sense of identity and one's intent to stand out or fit in.

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La Basilique Lewiston

Like many cities in France, Lewiston and Auburn's skylines are dominated by a cathedral-like structure, St. Peter and Paul Church. Now designated a basilica by the Vatican, it stands as a symbol of French Catholic contributions to the State of Maine.

Site Pages

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First Parish in Portland

View collections, facts, and contact information for this Contributing Partner.

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John Martin: Expert Observer - Third Parish Church, Bangor, 1865

Third Parish Church, Bangor, 1865 Contributed by Maine Historical Society and Maine State Museum Description The south side and west end…

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John Martin: Expert Observer - Interior plans, Third Parish Church, Bangor, 1865

Interior plans, Third Parish Church, Bangor, 1865 Contributed by Maine Historical Society and Maine State Museum Description The plans of…

My Maine Stories

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Reverend Thomas Smith of First Parish Portland
by Kristina Minister, Ph.D.

Pastor, Physician, Real Estate Speculator, and Agent for Wabanaki Genocide

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Geraldine Litalien: painting a picture of life in Biddeford
by Biddeford Cultural & Heritage Center

Impact on everyday life from events occurring from the late 1920s through 2018

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Paul Gagne: Living a life fully engaged in his community
by Biddeford Cultural & Heritage Center

A man with a wide range of skills and talents shares them for the benefit of his community