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Lincoln, Maine - World War I

Lewiston: Dingley, Inc. 1822-1928. Print. "World War I." World War I. Web. <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_I>.

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Lincoln, Maine - Civil War

I think all the people that fought in the Civil War were really brave. One of the men that was part of the Civil War from Lincoln was William…

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Lincoln, Maine - Aroostook War

… Aroostook War (also known as the “Pork and Beans War” and the “Lumberjack War”), I would be nervous if I was a wife to one of the men that went to…

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Lincoln, Maine - Paul Fleming and gun crew, WW II, 1945

Paul Fleming and gun crew, WW II, 1945 Contributed by Lincoln Historical Society Description Paul Fleming, a Chester resident, is shown…

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Lincoln, Maine - Paul Fleming, WW II, South Germany, 1945

Paul Fleming, WW II, South Germany, 1945 Contributed by Lincoln Historical Society Description Paul Fleming, a long-time resident of…

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Lincoln, Maine - Ariel G. Edwards, WW II soldier, Lincoln, 1943

Ariel G. Edwards, WW II soldier, Lincoln, 1943 Contributed by Lincoln Historical Society Description Ariel G.

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Lincoln, Maine - Weatherbee Hardware Store window display, Lincoln, ca. 1943

This was in the front window of Weatherbee's Hardware Store on Main Street during the war. The back of the photo mentions some of the soldiers…

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Lincoln, Maine - Main Street, Lincoln, ca. 1920

… in Lincoln, Mattawamkeag and Passadumkeag during World War II. View additional information about this item on the Maine Memory Network.

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Lincoln, Maine - Railroads

… used it to transport soldiers to and from World War II. B.J.'s General Store in Mattawamkeag was rented out to the Army to house black soldiers who…

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Surry by the Bay - Early Twentieth Century

By the end of World War II, the woods and fields of Surry were free of these polluting items. When the war ended in August 1945, there was little…

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Lincoln, Maine - Frederick A. Edwards

… invented something that would have changed the world. Works Cited Goodwin, Beckie. Their Eyes Hath Seen the Glory. Lincoln Center, Me.: B.

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Surry by the Bay - Sawmills of Cunningham Ridge

… saw mill remained in operation until before World War II. Over the years it produced lumber, barrel staves, and fish boxes.