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Aroostook Potato Harvest: Perspective of a Six Year Old
by Phyllis A. Blackstone
A child's memory of potato harvest in the 1950s
This Girl Loves Seaweed
Marianne played with seaweed as a child now she collects photos of others with seaweed.
Rug Hooking Project with a Story
by Marilyn Weymouth Seguin
My grandmother taught me the Maine craft of rug hooking when I was a child.
A Maine Family's story of being Prisoners of War in Manila
by Nicki Griffin
As a child, born after the war, I would hear these stories - glad they were finally written down
How Belfast was the Chicken Capital of the Northeast
by Ralph Chavis
My memories of spending time in Belfast as a child when my father worked in the chicken industry.
The Mercy mission called to me deeply
by Melissa Skahan
Melissa Skahan recounted her admiration for the Sisters, as well as her years of work at Mercy
Orphanage on Revere Street
An orphanage operated by a Mrs. Oliver on 54 Revere Street in Portland, Maine in 1930.
Ogunquit Beach Sonnet
by Shannon Schooley
Sonnet written for school when I was 12 years old.
Black Is Beautiful
by Judi Jones
One of the first abstract painters in Maine
by William Manning
I have grown as a painter in ways I might not have if I moved to New York
by Matthew Jude Barker
Prejudice in Maine against immigrants dates back to at least the mid-1700s
My family and Malaga Island
by Charmagne Tripp
The state of Maine evicted all residents of Malaga Island in 1912.
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