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Lubec, Maine - Klondike: Lubec's Gold from Sea Water Hoax

… Marine Salts Company, now a practically defunct organization, with the reverend promoter flown to foreign parts, an alleged swindle of the first…

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Lubec, Maine - Timeline

… in their land holdings • President Washington organized Revenue Cutter Service commissioning Hopley Yeaton as its first officer – America’s first…

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Life on a Tidal River - Bass Park: A History of Fillies, Fame, and Fun

Joseph P. Bass, a founder of the park, helped organize both the Bangor State Fair (then called the Eastern Maine Fair).

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Prince Memorial Library

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Mercy Hospital - Mercy & the Community

… the last year of his life before his 1991 death organizing a foundation with the goal of building the Gary Pike House.

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Brief History

Many of the detailed records of these organizations, by-laws and minutes, outline contributions of shoes or household items to less fortunate…

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Lubec, Maine - Lubec History

In 1790 President Washington organized the Revenue Cutter Service (later to become the United States Coast Guard), commissioning Hopley Yeaton as its…

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Life on a Tidal River - Narrative

… 1867, the Young Men's Christian Association was organized. The Bangor Children's Home was dedicated in 1869 and the Bangor Art Association…

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Peary-MacMillan Arctic Museum and Arctic Studies Center

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Lubec, Maine - Canning Sardines in Lubec: Technology, the Syndicate and Labor

The effort to form a cartel to control what its organizers thought what might be controlled is explored.

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Presque Isle: The Star City - History of Presque Isle

… engaged in community activities through various organizations such as the Masons, Odd Fellows, Knights of Pythias, Grand Army of the Republic…

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Blue Hill, Maine - Educating Blue Hill

But later on it became better organized: first through fifth grades on the first floor, and sixth through eighth on the second floor.

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

… and train station, road commissioners, social organizations, and blacksmith. Cumberland's Border with North Yarmouth is at Greely Road Route 9 is…

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Education

How “organized” these teams actually were is anyone’s guess, maybe they were teams that just picked up equipment of some kind and went to play.

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Islesboro--An Island in Penobscot Bay - Historical Overview

Over the years, many types of organizations have formed on Islesboro to keep its occupants occupied, everything from Free Masons to Girl Scouts.