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Peary-MacMillan Arctic Museum and Arctic Studies Center

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Bath's Historic Downtown - Project Partners

The subject matter of a learning expedition is a compelling topic derived from content standards. Learning expeditions feature linked projects that…

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Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - Maine Granite Industry-Hall Quarry

… (then Robinson) Mountain on the blueberry picking expeditions was an event. So when the fathers were working the quarries and mothers were home the…

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Skowhegan Community History - Benedict Arnold's March

… Arnold, a 35 year old colonel, to co-lead an expedition to conquer Quebec with 1,100 men. These men were to get to Quebec by following the Kennebec…

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Thomaston: The Town that Went to Sea - Greenleaf Cilley

… the Battleship “Ohio”, he participated in the expedition to Tusphan, Mexico. During its capture, he was wounded while storming the shore battery…

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Mt. Desert Island Hospital

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Pittsfield Historical Society

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Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - The Champlain Society - Page 1 of 2

… 34 Grays Hall in Cambridge to discuss a camping expedition to Maine. With his father, Harvard President Charles William Eliot, in Europe, young…

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Surry by the Bay - Early Settlement

… they scoped out the area on fishing and trading expeditions, as was true for Matthew Patten. Generally agreed to be Surry's first settler, in 1767…

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Swan's Island: Six miles east of ordinary - IV. Transitions and troubles: Private enterprise shoulders an island’s needs

… to go to a store or something it was like a major expedition. So I was not taken around to play with other kids in Minturn or something like that…

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Skowhegan Community History - A Brief History of the Skowhegan Area

… great losses as early as 1607 when the Popham expedition came to the mouth of the great Kennebec River.

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Blue Hill, Maine - In Search of the Rustic Life

The Homestead offered activities, like sailing expeditions, music, and picnic excursions. Guests who wanted to build summer cottages of their own…