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Historical Items

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Item 12394

Ruthe Lyman, 1785, York Village, 1965

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1965 Location: York Media: Photographic print

Item 102318

Herbert Cobb's gravestone, France, ca. 1919

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: circa 1919 Media: Photographic print

Item 18430

Wiswall mourning pendant, ca. 1775

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: circa 1775 Media: stone, glass

Architecture & Landscape

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Item 109541

Homes and tomb stones for Coombs family, Lewiston, 1878-1939

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1878–1939 Location: Lewiston Clients: George M.; Coombs Architect: George M. Coombs; Stevens and Coombs

Online Exhibits

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A Day for Remembering

Most societies have had rituals or times set aside to honor ancestors, those who have died and have paved the way for the living. Memorial Day, the last Monday in May, is the day Americans have set aside for such remembrances.

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Rumford's Notable Citizens in the Civil War

A number of Rumford area residents played important roles during the Civil War -- and in the community afterwards. Among these are William King Kimball, who commanded the 12th Maine for much of the war.

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World War I and the Maine Experience

With a long history of patriotism and service, Maine experienced the war in a truly distinct way. Its individual experiences tell the story of not only what it means to be an American, but what it means to be from Maine during the war to end all wars.

Site Pages

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Presque Isle: The Star City - John R Braden

… own key, but had to know the secret password, “Tombstone Thompson” to gain entry. Harness racing was at its peak in the Maritime Provinces at this…