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Life on a Tidal River - Four Famous Bangorians

Senate: Select Committee on Presidential Campaign Activities, U.S. Senate, 9 May 2017…

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Life on a Tidal River - Four Important Women of Bangor

During her career in the U.S. Army Nurse Corps, or as child in a small rural town in Maine, she accomplished numerous achievements.

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

… the oldest fairs not just in Maine, but also in U.S., next to the Skowhegan State Fair, which is the oldest State Fair in the U.S.

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Life on a Tidal River - Three Civil War Letters - Page 2 of 4

They were, like the rest of the U. S. forces, being drilled and trained under the command of General McClellan.

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Life on a Tidal River - Narrative

… saw action even aboard the famous ironclad, the U.S. Monitor. Nearly 2,700 men from Bangor served during the Civil War, 236 of whom did not return…

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Lubec, Maine - Myron Avery, Lubec, and the Appalachian Trail

… Law school, then practiced Admiralty Law with the U.S. Navy. Avery also served in World War II, returning to inactive duty after five and a half…

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Acadia National Park

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Western Maine Foothills Region - A Man's Life in a Suitcase

Boyer of the U. S. Marine Corps Reserve assured Fannie that Private Barry served the battalion and Corps both efficiently and loyally, and that he…

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Early Maine Photography - Landscape Photography - Page 1 of 3

When this failed, the Excahnge became the city’s U.S. Custom House. After standing only fifteen years, the Exchange burned on January 8, 1854.

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Lubec, Maine - Lubec History

was finally settled, establishing the border between Canada and the U.S.; Campobello and Lubec. During the occupation Jabez Mowry and several other…

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Presque Isle: The Star City - History of Presque Isle

Government chose Presque Isle’s airport as the site for the U.S. Army Air Base; the construction of the Presque Isle Air Base in 1941 kicked off a…

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Agriculture

Government was not only interested in how many people there were, but in the value of farms, types of crops grown and numbers of animals.

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Lubec, Maine - McCurdy Herring Smokehouse - Page 3 of 4

… his article, published in the 1896 Report of the U. S. Commission of Fisheries, anticipates what was printed yet almost one hundred years later.

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Biddeford History & Heritage Project - RESOURCES

Franco-Americans of the state of Maine, U.S.A., and their achievements: historical, descriptive, and biographical. Lewiston, Me.: H.F. Roy, 1915.

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Lincoln, Maine - Jonathan Clay Jr.

Presently, the U.S. has been fighting in Iraq for seven years. Some will be going on to Afghanistan to fight the war there.

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Lincoln, Maine - Civil War

… care less if the South was separated from the U.S. Theresa Clifford "How does this topic connect to you in your life today?" Without the Civil War…

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Scarborough: They Called It Owascoag - A Look Inside the Classroom Over Time - Page 4 of 4

… for each year until fourth year they took U.S. History in the place of math. The number of electives to chose from was much lower than today.

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Mantor Library, University of Maine Farmington

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Eastern Maine Medical Center

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