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Life on a Tidal River - Bangor and the Civil War

Libby prison was located in Richmond, Virginia. Ironically, Libby prison was named after Luther Libby who was a Maine native.

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Life on a Tidal River - Three Civil War Letters - Page 1 of 4

… Rivers near Franconia, in Fairfax County, Virginia two months after their involvement at Bull Run. Fred writes: Hardtack, ca.

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Life on a Tidal River - Three Civil War Letters - Page 3 of 4

Frederick Rogers to his mother Hannah, Virginia, March 23, 1862Item Contributed byBangor Historical Society Camp near Potomac Creek Va.

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

Whom I captured at the Battle of Fair oaks. The Virginia Button I got at Yorktown.“ The Ed Kent he mentions in the letter below is possibly Bangor…

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Lincoln, Maine - Civil War

He fought in Virginia and North Carolina until April 1864. After the war, William Clark was a member of the Maine House of Representatives.

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Lincoln, Maine - Gary Gordon

… "Gordon" naming ceremony program, Newport News, Virginia, 1996Item Contributed byLincoln Historical Society Gary Gordon was born August 30, 1960…

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Prominent Women

… After several years of living in Richmond, Virginia, Elizabeth returned to Portland in 1874. For seven years she was the literary editor of the…

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Soldiers Of The Civil War

Mary’s Church Virginia. He died on October 6, 1864, in Andersonville Prison of scorbutus. Scorbutus was the term for used scurvy during the Civil War…

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Western Maine Foothills Region - Continental Paper Bag Company

… of the Rumford Historical Society, chaired by Virginia Weston, many of the former mill employees were present.

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Western Maine Foothills Region - Building Boom and Piers above the Falls

… Androscoggin river, above the High Bridge, in the Virginia Area of Rumford. Here is the letter from Waldo Pettengill to Hugh J.

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Life on a Tidal River - Bangor: Lumber Capital of the World

Virginia: Donning Company, 1991. Print. Bangor Lumber Company lumbermen with horses, ca. 1910Item Contributed byBangor Public Library…

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Life on a Tidal River - Bangor and Social Reform Movements of the 1800s-1900s

Virginia Beach, VA, Donning Co., 1991, p. 129. Ziffer, Carolyn Kinnard, and Dorothy A. Hawkes. “Church History.” Unitarian Universalist Society of…

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

Virginia Beach, VA: The Donning Company, 1991. Print. Postcard of 1897 Auditorium X Postcard of 1897 Auditorium With Horsedrawn Carriages X…

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Life on a Tidal River - Four Important Women of Bangor

… back to Yale University and the University of Virginia where she earned several degrees and to teach literature and writing.

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Life on a Tidal River - Narrative

and Marilyn Zoidis. Woodsmen and Whigs. Virginia Beach: The Donning Company, 1991. Print. Vickery, James B. An Illustrated History of Bangor, Maine.

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Mantor Library, University of Maine Farmington

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