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Gorham Historical Society

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John Martin: Expert Observer - Gorham L. Boynton, Bangor, ca. 1867

Gorham L. Boynton, Bangor, ca. 1867 Contributed by Maine Historical Society and Maine State Museum Description John Martin (1823-1904), a…

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Mantor Library, University of Maine Farmington

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Maine's Road to Statehood - Maine in the 17th Century

[1] Schriver, Edward O. and David C. Smith, eds., Maine: A History through Selected Readings, (Orono: University of Maine at Orono, 1985), 65-68.

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Maine's Road to Statehood - The American Revolution and Early Attempts at Separation - Page 1 of 2

… Some of the District's leading gentlemen—William Gorham and Stephen Longfellow III for example—led the charge for complete separation and organized…

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Maine's Road to Statehood - The Final Vote

Banks, Maine Becomes a State, 136-137. [30] Banks, Maine Becomes a State, 134-137, 146. [31] Note that this broadside is signed by Stephen…

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Maine's Road to Statehood - The Missouri Compromise: A Moral Dilemma

[34] For further details on this debate and the opinions of Maine politicians and national figures, see Banks, Maine Becomes a State, 188-204.

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Maine's Road to Statehood - 1790s: A Growing Movement

[13] Banks, Maine Becomes a State, 32. [14] Willis, William, History of Portland vol. II (Portland: Charles Day & Co., 1833), 258.

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Maine's Road to Statehood - The Coasting Law of 1789

… of Massachusetts, a ship sailing south from Maine would not have to port until New Jersey; once separated, Maine vessels would have to port in…

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Maine's Road to Statehood - Overview: Road to Statehood

… to Statehood Map of the Inhabited Part of Maine, Moses Greenleaf, 1829Item Contributed byMaine Historical Society Many know that the…

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Maine's Road to Statehood - The American Revolution and Early Attempts at Separation - Page 2 of 2

54 vol. 2). [7] Banks, Maine Becomes a State, 16. [8] Banks, Maine Becomes a State, 22-23. [9] Banks, Maine Becomes a State, 24-25.

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Maine's Road to Statehood - Turn of the Century to the War of 1812

Census of the District of Maine, 1810 Maine's population grew by 77,804 between 1800 and 1810. Published in the Eastern Argus, April 11, 1811 (vol.

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Maine's Road to Statehood - After the War: The First Victory for Separationists

[25] Banks, Maine Becomes a State, 82-87. [26] Banks, Maine Becomes a State, 88-90, 108. [27] Banks, Maine Becomes a State, 107-115.

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Western Maine Foothills Region - Our Partners

… School Caitlin Gallant–Dirigo High School Alex Gorham-Holy Savior School Alix Greenleaf–Dirigo High School Coutrney Heintz–Dirigo High School…

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Western Maine Foothills Region - Rumford High School Basketball - 1970s - Page 2 of 2

… Shorey, along with key subs Bob Reid and Chris Gorham. The Rumford High team of 1977 was another juggernaut.

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Portland Water District

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John Martin: Expert Observer - Intro: pages 00-29

Ladd Sen. James R. Doolittle George Francis Train Gorham L. Boynton Marcellus Emery John Bapst

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Jacob Abbott

… moved to New York with his brothers John and Gorham and opened an all girl’s school called Abbot Institute.

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Soldiers Of The Civil War

Gorham Parks Fassett was born on July 23, 1839. He was born in Freeman. He was the son of George and Mary Ann Parks.

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Windham Historical Society

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

… received viable proposals from Paris Academy, Gorham Seminary, Farmington Academy, and Litchfield Academy.

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

… Lee's surrender Bangor victory "parade" Gorham L. Boynton Israel B. Norcross Llewellyn J. Morse Daniel Dakins Shaw & Tylers Amos Patten E.

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - About MCHP

… range of themes and topics in Maine history; Maine History Online, a comprehensive survey of Maine history organized by time period and theme…

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Resources

Judd, Edwin A. Churchill, and Joel W. Eastman, University of Maine Press, 1995 Fly Rod Crosby, Julia A. Hunter and Earle G.