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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Maps

All the other maps were built on the base map. Farmington Base Map Farmington Agricultural Sites Farmington Cemeteries Farmington Cultural Interest…

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Historic Hallowell - Train Wreck Map

… Train Wreck Map Map X

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Islesboro--An Island in Penobscot Bay - Map of Islesboro

Map of Islesboro map of Islesboro  X

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - The Bridge That Changed The Map

The map was changed X But the map had already been changed. In 1861 the legislature had approved the petition of the residents of East Strong.

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Maine's Road to Statehood - Overview: Road to Statehood

Header image, detail of A Map of the State of Maine (1820) by Moses Greenleaf. Contributed by Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic…

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Maine's Road to Statehood - Maine in the 17th Century

Maine in the 17th Century Map of New England, New York, ca. 1676 Largely an unexplored territory by European settlers, 17th century Maine…

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Maine's Road to Statehood - The Missouri Compromise: A Moral Dilemma

Greenleaf map of the State of Maine, 1820Item Contributed byOsher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education Within the United States…

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Maine's Road to Statehood - The Coasting Law of 1789

Item Contributed byOsher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education [10] Banks, Maine Becomes a State, 35.

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Maine's Road to Statehood - 1790s: A Growing Movement

… effort soon died out.[16] District of Maine map, 1795 Drawn in 1795, this map promoted the separation of Maine from Massachusetts.

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Index

… Commerce & the Railroad - Agriculture, Places Maps - Main Page Measuring Rock - Brief History, Places Meeting House Park - Places North Church -…

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - The Brick Inn

… has been noted on this 1861 Walling Topographical Map of the Franklin County with Town of Farmington noted (map from Library of Congress).

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Early Settlers

Early Settlers Click the icon for a map of the locations of early settler's homesteads X By Nancy Porter, Researcher & Page Creator With…

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Brief History

… Library, and Maine Historical Society 1794 map of FarmingtonFarmington Historical Society "Farmington is undoubtly one of the best…

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Agriculture

Regional History Reprints. Originally published in 1846. Franklin Chronicle Newspapers. 1840-1918. Various magazine articles and maps.

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Education

Education Click the icon to see a map of the early schools of Farmington. X By Nancy Porter, Researcher and Page Creator With images from…

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Maine's Road to Statehood - The American Revolution and Early Attempts at Separation - Page 1 of 2

The American Revolution and Early Attempts at Separation Overwhelmingly dedicated to independence from Britain, Mainers quieted any murmurs of…

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Maine's Road to Statehood - The American Revolution and Early Attempts at Separation - Page 2 of 2

The American Revolution and Early Attempts at Separation The committee sent a similar address to the citizens of Maine urging them to support…

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Maine's Road to Statehood - The Final Vote

The Final Vote William Williamson to Joseph Williamson on the final vote for separation, Boston, 1819Item Contributed byMaine Historical…

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Maine's Road to Statehood - After the War: The First Victory for Separationists

After the War: The First Victory for Separationists The "Boxer" and "Enterprise," Monhegan, 1831 This painting depicts an 1813 battle between…

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Maine's Road to Statehood - Turn of the Century to the War of 1812

Turn of the Century to the War of 1812 The 1800s welcomed a plethora of economic and demographic changes for the District of Maine.

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - The Abbott School

The Abbott School Farmington Historical Society The Abbot Family came to Farmington in 1836 when Jacob Abbot purchased “Few Acres”, the former…

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Lowell's General Store, Commerce, & the Railroad

Lowell's General Store, Commerce, & the Railroad E.H. Lowell, West Farmington, Maine This stencil was used to mark crates and…

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Railroad into the Village

Railroad into the Village The railroad reached Farmington by the end of 1859, but the depot was on the West side of the river.

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Culture

Culture Click the icon to see locations of cultural sites in Farmington (past and present) X Artifact research and descriptions by Jean…