Search Results

Keywords: Treaties

Site Pages

These sites were created for each contributing partner or as part of collaborative community projects through Maine Memory. Learn about collaborative projects on MMN.


Site Page

Highlighting Historical Hampden - War of 1812

Word of the treaty reached Hampden in February of that year. Back to Incorporation Continue to Expansion

Site Page

Lincoln, Maine - Aroostook War

… in this war and the entire thing was solved by a treaty rather than warfare. The dispute lasted from 1838 to 1839.

Site Page

Highlighting Historical Hampden - Early Settlement

… French and Indian Wars ended with the Paris Peace Treaty which ensured the safety of settlers from attack.

Site Page

Lincoln, Maine - Jacob Stinchfield

… was a bloodless war because we settled it with a treaty before we actually started fighting. The militia Jacob joined was known as the “A-Company…

Site Page

Thomaston: The Town that Went to Sea - Early History - 1719 to 1740

At this point, another treaty was made, including a promise to open a trading house at the fort supplied with goods suitable for Indian trade.

Site Page

Early Maine Photography - Famous People - Page 2 of 3

… when he was appointed commissioner to negotiate a treaty with Spain, a post he held for three years.

Site Page

Scarborough: They Called It Owascoag - Historical Overview - Page 2 of 4

There was a peace treaty with the Indians the next year, but the settlers were aware that an outbreak of hostilities could occur at any moment.

Site Page

Presque Isle: The Star City - History of Presque Isle

The boundary dispute began with the Treaty of Paris that ended the American Revolution in 1783; the treaty stated that the eastern boundary of the…

Site Page

Scarborough: They Called It Owascoag - People Who Called Scarborough Home - Page 2 of 4

… named him as a special minister to negotiate a treaty with Spain. Three years later William returned home to private life.

Site Page

Lubec, Maine - Timeline

… 1783 • War of Independence ends with signing of Treaty of Paris 1789 • Louis Delesdernier appointed first collector for customs District of…

Site Page

Life on a Tidal River - Narrative

… prevailed and the war came to an end with the Treaty of Ghent. Rising Tide View of the City of Bangor, 1837Item Contributed byBangor…