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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Meeting House Park

… center, and a building for events such as the Franklin County Agriculture Society. When the farmers drove their wagons to Society meetings, they…

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Places

… include: Brick Inn Farmington's First Grist Mill Franklin County Agricultural Fair Lowell's General Store Measuring Rock Meeting House Park North…

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Franklin County Agricultural Fair

… By 1901, at the 62nd Annual Exhibition of the Franklin County Agricultural Society, held on the Franklin Park, it was stated, “We have the finest…

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Index

… of the Farmington State Normal School - Education Franklin County Agricultural Fair - Agriculture, Places Jacob Abbott - People, Education John…

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Agriculture

… at the fair.Farmington Historical Society Franklin County Agricultural Society In 1840, the legislature granted a charter to the Franklin County…

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Education

… Falls Joan Small, Research Librarian - UMF Franklin Journal & Franklin Chronicle Newspapers Richard Mallett's Schools Unpublished history of St…

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Chester Greenwood

He owned and operated Franklin Telephone & Telegraph, which he expanded east toward New Sharon and north to the Phillips area.

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Brief History

… that it has been the shire town of the county of Franklin for almost half a century, none will deny that such a town has a history, and that it…

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - The Brick Inn

… on this 1861 Walling Topographical Map of the Franklin County with Town of Farmington noted (map from Library of Congress).

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Early Settlers

… but the branch of Nortons that came to the Franklin County area lived on Martha’s Vineyard. Each generation left its mark on the towns where they…

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Lowell's General Store, Commerce, & the Railroad

… building.Farmington Historical Society In 1859, Franklin County exported $92,000 worth of apples, the equivalent of $2 million today.

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Railroad into the Village

This information was taken from the Franklin Chronicle Newspaper copies of which are available on microfilm at the University of Maine Library here…

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Founding of the Farmington State Normal School

… Schools by the State's teachers. The teachers of Franklin County passed a resolution at their convention in 1857, that said: Resolved : That the…

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Online Items

… (1856-1931) operated a boarding house known as Franklin House on Lower Main Street during the early 1900s.

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Culture

… irreplaceable by Farmington's citizens could be housed. Here is merely a sampling of the variety and depth of Farmington Public Library's archives.

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Online Items

The building on the left is the Franklin House, a boarding house operated by Walter and Louise Jones.

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Measuring Rock

They then followed the trail to the last house, then followed a west-north-west compass route and crossed the Sandy River at about what we now call…

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Jacob Abbott

… where his brother Samuel had turned Jacob’s house into the Abbot School, so Jacob took up residence in his father’s home until his death in 1879…

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Strong's History - Page 4 of 4

… Connected All shareholders of the privately-owned Franklin Farmers Co-Operative Tel. Co. were responsible for repairs and keeping batteries…

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Strong's History - Page 3 of 4

Communication evolved as populations grew in Franklin County towns. Two hundred years before zip codes and email, mail delivery was relatively simple…

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Stephen Titcomb and the Settlement of the Sandy River Valley

Stephen Titcomb's Frame House Built in 1788.Farmington Historical Society Stephen Titcomb lived on the farm for 59 years.

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Swan's Island: Six miles east of ordinary - The McCormick house

Roosevelt's 'Fireside Chats.' The house was built around 1845 by Asa Joyce, and although the back section of the house is new the front retains the…

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Historic Hallowell - Hallowell House

… Brooks, Cornelius Vanderbilt, Daniel Webster, Franklin Peirce and Ralph Waldo Emerson. The Federal Period architected building spanned eighty-four…

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Online Items

… moved to Strong from Lubec in 1878, acquired the house and conducted his practice there until 1902, when he sold the house and practice to Dr.