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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Cutler Memorial Library dedication, Farmington, 1903

… Library Description The dedication ceremony of the Cutler Memorial Library Building and presentation to the Farmington Public Library…

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Invitation, Farmington, 1903

… Description Printed and mailed invitation to the ceremonies dedicating the Cutler Memorial Library Building and its presentation to the Farmington…

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John Martin: Expert Observer - Co. B, Maine State Guard member, Bangor, 1864

John Martin (1823-1904) attended the ceremonies and drew this illustration of a guard uniform, which is on page 12 of his 1864 Scrap and Sketch Book.

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Swan's Island: Six miles east of ordinary - Holiday Events

After a brief ceremony at the town memorial park, people walk down to the fisherman’s co-op wharf and watch a wreath being thrown into the harbor…

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John Martin: Expert Observer - Bangor Cornet Band member, 1864

… into the cemetery and performed during the ceremonies. Martin wrote that the band uniforms were "blue broadcloth long frock coat & pants cap about…

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Portland Press Herald Glass Negative Collection - Wiscasset's Arctic Connection

People streamed into the little community for the ceremonies and the excitement of watching MacMillan and his crew prepare to depart for their…

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Carolyn Stone

… Miss Stone as the honoured guest for the naming ceremony of their newest residence hall, to be specifically tailored as a women’s community with an…

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - National Blue Ribbon School

1996 Conducting the ceremonial ground breaking at the Strong Elementary School were, L to R, Principal Felecia Corson, building committee co-chair…

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Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - Early Performance

… highly romanticized versions of "Indian ceremonies and traditional dance" and he created traveling museum displays of tribal customs, dress, and…

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Biddeford History & Heritage Project - II. Ripples of change: European exploration & settlement at Winter Harbor - Page 1 of 2

… took possession of the tract June 5, 1630 in a ceremony witnessed by six fellow travelers and explorers.

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Norway Memorial Library

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Maine Irish Heritage Center

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