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Surry by the Bay - Weathervane Dispute

Carter, such placement desecrated the National Flag and violated Federal Flag Code Rules. Ten days later, Dr. Wilson G.

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Scarborough: They Called It Owascoag - A Look Inside the Classroom Over Time - Page 4 of 4

… 1777, the Continental Congress passed the first Flag Act, shown here: "Resolved, that the flag of the United States be made of thirteen stripes…

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Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - You Can Get Here From There

Under that flag, she was a popular choice for charters and moonlit excursions. During World War II, the Rangeley was commandeered and renamed F.S. 89.

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John Martin: Expert Observer - Part 4, pages 57-76

… run by Democrats or "secesh" to fly American flags and express support for the Union.   Part 4, pages 57-76 Some of the topics and…

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John Martin: Expert Observer - Republican Wigwam, Bangor, 1872

Hurrah!! Hurrah!! Whora Whora the flag that makes us free, So we sang the chorus from Atlanta to the Sea While were were marching through Georgia."…

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Lincoln, Maine - Frederick A. Edwards

… composer of numerous songs and one called "The Flag of ’62." This Lincoln native was the Principal Musician with the 1st Maine Heavy Artillery in…

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Grand Army of the Republic

… and a bronze star badge hung from a small chiffon flag. The star means a soldier and a sailor clasping hands in front of a figure of Liberty.

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Lubec, Maine - Lubec's 1911 Centennial Celebration - Page 1 of 2

… band concerts, ample public feeds, a “living flag” by Lubec’s children, and a celebratory townwide parade past splendidly decorated commercial and…

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Thomaston: The Town that Went to Sea - 1850 to 1870

… O’Brien Block at the Upper Corner to boost the flagging economy. He never realized a profit but he did a huge service to his town by offering jobs…

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Fifth Maine Regiment Museum

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New Hampshire Historical Society

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Groups, Clubs & Organizations - Page 2 of 3

The members also gave battle-stained flags, mementos, and documents to local museums. Members of all GAR posts first decorated veterans' graves with…