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Early Maine Photography - Famous People - Page 1 of 3

… new Republican Party in 1860, he won a four way race and immediately faced the dissolution of the union over the question of slavery.

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Maine's Swedish Colony, July 23, 1870 - New Sweden Athletic Club

They crowned a King and Queen, put on ski races, hockey tournaments, and on Pierson (or Ringdall) Hill they made the biggest ski jump.

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Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - Guiding Services for Sport Hunters

Rusticators took great pleasure in seeing Wabanaki paddling skills displayed at the Club’s annual canoe races. Continue to Wabanaki Today

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South Portland Historical Society

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New Portland: Bridging the Past to the Future - East New Portland Village

… the spot where they now lie: They’ve run the race and won the crown They, the first settlers of the town They endured much through toil and pain…

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Islesboro--An Island in Penobscot Bay - Summer Resorts

… Big Tree Boating, The Dark Harbor Shop Ice Cream Race, July 4th Parade and Chicken Barbeque, Sunset Services at the Ferry Landing, Dances, The…

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Lincoln, Maine - Civil War

… rights, like rights for women and people of other races. This impacted my future because, my children, nieces and nephews, and grandkids will be…

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Winter Harbor Historical Society

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Western Maine Foothills Region - Mexico - Page 3 of 3

… dance halls, pool rooms, boxing matches, horse racing, a movie theater. In 1924 the Oakdale Country Club Golf Course was built and is still…

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Mercy Hospital - McAuley Residence

… efforts ranged from the Sonesta Women’s Race and selling “Super Burritos” at the Deering Oak Family Festival.

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Maine's Swedish Colony, July 23, 1870 - Stockholm, Maine

Some people made their own skis. There were many races held for skiing. Other people just skied for fun.

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Guilford, Maine - Special Events

… other events were oxen pulling, barbeque, canoe races, log chopping contest, magic show, chalk talk, and street dance.

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

… millions of dollars in gold from the seawater racing through the Mill Creek site. At the time, many wondered why remote North Lubec was chosen for…

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Agriculture

… park.” This oval was created to keep horse races off of Main St. (More About Franklin County Agricultural Fair) U.S.

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Peary-MacMillan Arctic Museum and Arctic Studies Center

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Mantor Library, University of Maine Farmington

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