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Historic Hallowell - Lineman's Journal

We had been working nonstop. I heard that 12-15 generators had been from Bell Atlantic. I also heard that you shouldn't put your generator in your…

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Mercy Hospital - Founding of Mercy

On December 12, 1918, the anniversary of the founding of the Sisters of Mercy, the new Queen’s Hospital (named in honor of Mary, Mother of God)…

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Guilford, Maine - Early Manufacturing - Page 3 of 3

… Guilford meeting minutes and recordings, Volume 12, pp 115-122 personal interviews with Tom Blake and Linwood Flanders Guilford Town Reports…

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Highlighting Historical Hampden - Riverside Park

… traveling performers, and accommodating up to 12,000 patrons a day, now borders the present-day Avalon Village Retirement Community off Route 1A.

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Lubec, Maine - Susie Calder: Lubec's Sardine Queen

… Lead Mine Road, the oldest girl in a family of 12 children. In 1947, at the age of 16, she began working at the Union Sardine Factory owned by R.J.

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Lincoln, Maine - Nathaniel Bodwell

… was a drummer boy in the army at the age of 12 years old in the War of 1812. The drum was in the family until it was stolen.

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Western Maine Foothills Region - For The Love Of Paper - Page 2 of 4

Expansion was needed, such that 12 coaters were in operation by 1930. This operation became part of the Oxford name in 1922.

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Maine's Road to Statehood - 1790s: A Growing Movement

… would be too costly to be affective.[12] Believing there was enough support, however, backers of the separation movement sought to garner approval…

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Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - Guiding Services for Sport Hunters

… the way around Mount Desert Island – 60 miles in 12 hours. Or the time a steamship captain saw an Indian wildly signaling him from a canoe out of…

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Historic Hallowell - Carvers and Quarrymen

… on December 23,1833 and died in Hallowell on May 12, 1915. He arrived in America in 1872 and worked in the quarry on Dix Island, in Penobscot Bay…

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Blue Hill, Maine - John Edward Horton, Civil War Soldier

Two years later, on January 12, 1867, John's widow Laura applied to the federal government for an increase in her widow's pension.

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Home: The Wadsworth-Longfellow House and Portland - The Wadsworth Era: 1786-1807

Lucia, 13, and Harry, 12, attended school in Portland. The four youngest boys made up the rest of Elizabeth's charges.

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Maine's Road to Statehood - Turn of the Century to the War of 1812

The votes displayed by Banks show 12,774 votes casted considering separation compared to the 20,424 who voted for governor.

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Surry by the Bay - Surry Opera Company

… holocaust in 1983, Nowick planned an ambitious 12 concert series including all 32 Beethoven piano sonatas and 32 Haydn sonatas to benefit the…

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John Martin: Expert Observer - "Representing every particular:" John Martin's Reflections, Illustrations, and Commentary - Page 2 of 2

… attended school for sessions that lasted about 12 weeks. Sometimes, students attended more than one session a year, some taught by private…

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Life on a Tidal River - Bangor Man Rats Out Brady Gang - Page 1 of 2

… and death of Public Enemies One and Two on Oct 12, 1937. He received the $1500 reward and a congratulatory telegram from J. Edgar Hoover.

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Lincoln, Maine - Lincoln House Hotel

Around 12 in the afternoon the new guests came. They were different. I had never seen anyone like that before.

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Historic Hallowell - Hurricanes Of 1954 - Stories and Timelines

… depression Edna begins moving North North West at 12 MPH. September 4th 1954 8:00 AM Tropical depression Edna becomes a tropical storm.

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - The Bridge That Changed The Map

… boundary of Strong changed, eliminating Lots 1-12 in the 3rd Range and Lots 1-14 in the 4th Range.

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Western Maine Foothills Region - For The Love Of Paper - Page 1 of 4

Its capacity was 60 tons of newsprint per day. NEW VENTURES Sluice along the dam at Rumford Falls, 1906Item Contributed byGreater Rumford Area…

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Lincoln, Maine - Gordon's Fox Farms

… Chapman Picnic." The Sun Journal (Lewiston) 12 Sept. 1924: 34. Web…

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Guilford, Maine - Pre-Settlement And The First 100 Years

… leaving his three sons, approximate ages 13, 12, and 11, to look after the property and tend the cow.

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Guilford, Maine - Guilford Schools

… School District and served students in grades 7-12. The school experienced some expansion projects that included outdoor tennis courts, a…

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Lincoln, Maine - Jeremy Nelson

… child, Jere, who made the total number of kids 12. That’s a lot of children! In 1833, Jeremy was elected as a town trustee.