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Early Maine Photography - War - Page 2 of 2

Private Gammon served in the 39th Massachusetts before transferring to the 12th Massachusetts on June 25, 1864. In August of that year, he was…

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Early Maine Photography - Famous People - Page 2 of 3

He held the rank of major general in the state militia during the War of 1812. The hardships experienced by Maine during the war prompted King to…

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Early Maine Photography - Landscape Photography - Page 1 of 2

… landmark church appears in an ambrotype of the stately Federal style Unitarian-Universalist Church of 1831-32 in Castine. George W.

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Early Maine Photography - War - Page 1 of 2

… testified their love and respect for the aged veteran of the Cross, who had for so many years lived and labored in their section of the State."

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Early Maine Photography - Famous People - Page 1 of 3

During both the Jefferson and Madison administrations, Dolly Madison conducted the social life of the White House.

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Early Maine Photography - Landscape Photography - Page 1 of 3

… with its Ionic columns and saucer dome as a new state capitol that would bring state government back to Portland from Augusta.

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Early Maine Photography - Landscape Photography - Page 3 of 3

Hall proposed to Abner Lowell, a Portland jeweler and mountain enthusiast, a plan for a carriage road to the summit of Mount Washington.

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Early Maine Photography - Famous People - Page 3 of 3

After the death of his brother Henry in 1882, Samuel retired from the ministry and moved to Cambridge to devote himself to writing a three volume…

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Portland Press Herald Glass Negative Collection - National Federation of Business and Professional Women's Clubs

… Women's Clubs Power of Potential View the Maine Women's Business Convention Slideshow Delegates from the National Federation of Business…

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Early Maine Photography - Early Maine Photography at Maine Historical Society

… offers extensive insight into the history of the state of Maine, as well as to the development of photography as a technology, discipline, art…

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Early Maine Photography - Art

Chapman, who died in 1844, was active in Gilead’s local government and represented the town in the state legislature.

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Early Maine Photography - Occupational Photography

… presence of a farmer and a sailor on the Maine State Seal symbolizes the importance of agricultural and maritime activities to the state’s economy…