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Maine Historical Society

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

… spent a lot of time setting up funds for monuments, memorials, busts and equestrian statues of Union soldier heroes, granite shafts, urns, tablets…

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Lincoln, Maine - Methodist Church

Stinchfield Monument, Lincoln, ca. 1887Item Contributed byLincoln Historical Society Caitlyn Anderson The Methodist Church was built in Lincoln in…

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Lincoln, Maine - Civil War

Soldier's Monument X "How did the Civil war impact your life? Your future? Or future as a town?" The Civil War impacted my life because, when I…

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Scarborough: They Called It Owascoag - People Who Called Scarborough Home - Page 1 of 4

… served on the committee that erected the Soldiers Monument in Dunstan. She was chosen to unveil the statue before the largest crowd ever assembled…

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - The Porter Family

Elias's home was built across from the Veterans’ Monument. He was a livestock broker. Thurza Porter married Lemuel Crosby, and their daughter…

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Early Maine Photography - Famous People - Page 3 of 3

… where his grave is marked by a granite tomb and monument. In addition to his public life, Governor Lincoln was a man of literary accomplishments…

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Highlighting Historical Hampden - John Crosby

… death was noted in the church records and a tall monument marks the Crosby lot in Hampden’s Locust Grove Cemetery, though his grave is not marked.

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Presque Isle: The Star City - National Community Christmas Tree - 1959

… Historical Society As seen with the Washington Monument in the background. The tree is decorated with 3800 bulbs.

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Lubec, Maine - Timeline

… and outlying areas 1904 • Lubec’s Civil War Monument dedicated 1907 • American Can Co. builds plant in Lubec for manufacture of two-piece drawn…

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Lubec, Maine - Lubec History

A monument honoring Lubec’s Civil War veterans, as well as those of subsequent wars, was dedicated on September 20, 1904.

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Cumberland & North Yarmouth - "Main Streets" of North Yarmouth and Cumberland

… many towns throughout New England had erected monuments such as the Merrill memorial in Cumberland, to those who had served in the war between the…

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Skowhegan Community History - A Brief History of the Skowhegan Area

There now can be seen a monument on the site in the present town of Madison and it is here at Old Point that the unfortunate event occurred in August…

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Brief History

… recently published, Francis Gould Butler’s monumental history of Farmington, the town’s tale took a devastating turn.

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Bath's Historic Downtown - History Overview

Just to the west of the downtown, the Soldiers’ Monument (1867) and the Sagadahoc County Courthouse (1869) were constructed at the intersection of…

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Mantor Library, University of Maine Farmington

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