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Life on a Tidal River - Four Famous Bangorians

While she was treating his injuries, she found her interest in the medical field. After Charlotte graduated from college, she moved to Arizona.

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Life on a Tidal River - Bass Park: A History of Fillies, Fame, and Fun

… the 1955 Bangor Auditorium saw NBA, minor league, college and high school basketball, high school and college graduations, fairs fair events…

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Home: The Wadsworth-Longfellow House and Portland - The Longfellow Era: 1807-1901

… it simply "HENRY." He graduated from Bowdoin College in 1825. He taught briefly at Bowdoin, but spent most of his adult life and career in…

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Bath's Historic Downtown - Davenport Memorial and City Hall

… this money for things like religious purposes, colleges, hospitals, libraries, and even orphanages.

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Lincoln, Maine - Gary Gordon

Instead of going off for further education in college, he chose to serve on his own free will. He was a man from Lincoln that went to fight for the…

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Scarborough: They Called It Owascoag - People Who Called Scarborough Home - Page 4 of 4

After medical school at Kirksville (Missouri) College of Osteopathy, he completed his residency at the Osteopathic Hospital of Maine in Portland.

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Winter Harbor Historical Society

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Prominent Women

… Academy, later called Maine State Teachers College. She is said to have had a poem published in the Boston Olive Branch at the age of 15.

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Western Maine Foothills Region - For The Love Of Paper - Page 3 of 4

… worked summers in the industry while attending college and then worked full time in several departments learning the manufacturing process.

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Education

… years it was known as Farmington State Teacher’s College, but the name was changed to Farmington State College in 1965.

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Early Settlers

(Butler’s History of Farmington) Both Colby College and Bowdoin College have some of his early music, which includes some musical presentations, in…

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Aroostook Historical and Art Museum

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Lubec, Maine - Lubec's 1911 Centennial Celebration - Page 2 of 2

Anton Marquardt of Colby College (in Waterville, Maine), formerly of Lübeck University, Germany,” continued the Herald coverage.

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Thomaston: The Town that Went to Sea - Emerson Letter

It contains William and Mary’s College, the oldest in the US, excepting Harvard. The village is nearly as large as Thomaston and very pleasantly…

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Life on a Tidal River - Narrative

For Maine, its college would be founded in 1865 just eight miles up river from Bangor. Initially known as the Maine State College, Maine's public…

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Historic Hallowell - Ice Storm Interviews - Page 2 of 2

Fortunately, my son was home from college and his car didn’t go in the garage so we were able to have some transportation until we removed the trees…

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

… Commonwealth made a large land grant to Bowdoin College consisting of four townships, one of which is now the incorporated Town of Guilford.

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Pejepscot Historical Society

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Brief History

… Maine at Farmington, a small public liberal arts college, Farmington continues to attract students, scholars, and academics to this otherwise…

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Presque Isle: The Star City - History of Presque Isle

… institution at which pupils are fitted for any college in the land. And yet there are men now living in each one of these villages who can remember…

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Eastern Maine Medical Center

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