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Lubec, Maine - Lubec's 1911 Centennial Celebration - Page 2 of 2

… donated the land to the town for the Civil War Soldiers’ monument. Click on the photo below then zoom in left center and see her lifting the veil…

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Bath's Historic Downtown - Columbian Block

… granite, brick, terra-cotta, dentil moldings and soldier bricks. Galen Moses and friends, Bath, ca.

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John Martin: Expert Observer - "Representing every particular:" John Martin's Reflections, Illustrations, and Commentary - Page 2 of 2

… repute, "Irish Yankees," and rowdy, ill-behaved soldiers. He closed his own store, probably in 1866, and worked various places -- Wood Bishop & Co.

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Lubec, Maine - Timeline

Avery became the first Lubec soldier killed in action (Battle of Fredericksburg) 1864 – 1874 • Period of great commercial prosperity 1865 • Peak of…

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Brief History

Farmers and lumbermen were performing soldiers’ duties. Under these difficult circumstances, many families left the coast” and other New England…

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Lubec, Maine - Lubec History

By the end of the war 14 soldiers had been wounded, with 26 killed in battle or having died in hospital.

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Life on a Tidal River - Four Important Women of Bangor

… famous people, whether they be actors, singers, soldiers, authors, or even teachers. Some of these astounding individuals include the women Mary…

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Early Settlers

Hugh Stewart, a Revolutionary soldier, was the first Stewart here, bringing his family with him. Butler’s History of Farmington tells us he “built a…

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Presque Isle: The Star City - History of Presque Isle

… and exposed approximately three thousand soldiers to the potential of the region. Many of these men either stayed or returned to the area after…

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Life on a Tidal River - Narrative

Bangor soldiers saw action at Bull Run, Manassas, Antietam, Port Hudson, Irish Bend, Fredericksburg, and Cold Harbor among others.

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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…