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Falls Joan Small, Research Librarian - UMF Franklin Journal & Franklin Chronicle Newspapers Richard Mallett's Schools Unpublished history of St…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

Butler’s “History of Farmington” Franklin Journal Newspaper Franklin Chronicle Newspaper Conversations with Roger Spear supported by Newspaper…

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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 - 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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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Online Items

Online Items Franklin House, Lower Main Street, Strong, ca. 1915 Item 57605 infoStrong Historical Society A short walk from the railroad…

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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 - North Church

… purchased the lot on the northeast corner of High Street and Court Street and built the North Church in 1973.

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Online Items

… Society The narrow gauge tracks of the Franklin and Megantic Railroad ran easterly from the Strong station, behind Forsters Toothpick mill, then…