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Western Maine Foothills Region - Dixfield - Page 3 of 5

The town was very grateful for the many hours volunteers spent on this old piece of history. To negotiate the heavily forested hills, roads were…

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Mercy Hospital - Sisters of Mercy

Some volunteered for a few hours at a time; others more frequently, while some lived at the House of Mercy on Baggot Street, Dublin.

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Otisfield Historical Society

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Scarborough: They Called It Owascoag - Maritime Tales: Shipyards and Shipwrecks - Page 2 of 2

A volunteer life-saving crew from Cape Elizabeth hauled a heavy surfboat more than nine miles over muddy roads to the eastern side of Prouts Neck.

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Scarborough: They Called It Owascoag - A Look Inside the Classroom Over Time - Page 2 of 4

… club, pep club, future teachers of America, and a volunteer production staff. Today, we have a wide range of sports, clubs and activities to…

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

Hearing of King's command, many from Maine volunteered for service under him. Defense of local coastlines and communities was left to town militias.

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Guilford, Maine - Pre-Settlement And The First 100 Years

… The first bridge across the river was built by volunteer work and subscription, and opened to travel around 1821.

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Cumberland & North Yarmouth - Our Shared History - Page 3 of 4

… Grange Hall, dedicated in 1959, was built through volunteer labor and financed with bean suppers and other fundraisers.

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Cumberland & North Yarmouth - Skyline Farm - Making and Preserving History

Today, numerous volunteers and supporters are working in support of the organization’s mission - to transform Skyline Farm into a community resource…

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Eastern Maine Medical Center

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Life on a Tidal River - Narrative

Bangor's elite Rifle Corps volunteered its services. The so called Aroostook War was avoided, however, when Gen.

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Islesboro--An Island in Penobscot Bay - Historical Overview

During the October 17, 1863 town meeting, residents voted to increase the pay to $325 for each man who volunteered to fill Islesboro’s quota of…

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Bath's Historic Downtown - History Overview

Sagadahoc Preservation, Inc. (SPI), a non-profit volunteer organization dedicated to the preservation of buildings possessing architectural or…

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Education

Volunteers are there to meet folks and provide information. The Farmington area is fortunate that the only remaining one-room school did not succumb…

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Mantor Library, University of Maine Farmington

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