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Historical Items

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Item 4169

Hannah Lane Usher, Hollis, ca. 1870

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: circa 1870 Location: Hollis Center Media: Photographic print

Item 78754

Waldo Pettengill, Rumford, ca. 1900

Contributed by: Greater Rumford Area Historical Society Date: circa 1900 Location: Rumford Media: Oil on canvas

Item 97026

Nancy Morang Burgess, Belfast, ca. 1864

Contributed by: Belfast Historical Society Date: circa 1864 Location: Belfast Media: Tintype

Lesson Plans

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Lesson Plan

Bicentennial Lesson Plan

Primary Sources: Daily Life in 1820

Grade Level: 6-8, 9-12 Content Area: Social Studies
This lesson plan will give students the opportunity to explore and analyze primary source documents from the years before, during, and immediately after Maine became the 23rd state in the Union. Through close looking at documents, objects, and art from Maine during and around 1820, students will ask questions and draw informed conclusions about life at the time of statehood.