Category: Government, Politics & Law, People in Government, State representatives
Historical ItemsView All Showing 2 of 166
Albion S. Perley, North Yarmouth, 1880
Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1880 Location: Augusta Media: Photoprint
Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1880 Location: Augusta; Norway Media: Photoprint
George H. Wakefield, South Berwick, 1880
Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1880 Location: Augusta; South Berwick Media: Photoprint
Online ExhibitsView All Showing 2 of 3
Shepard Cary: Lumberman, Legislator, Leader and Legend
Shepard Cary (1805-1866) was one of the leading -- and wealthiest -- residents of early Aroostook County. He was a lumberman, merchant, mill operator, and legislator.
John Hancock's Relation to Maine
The president of the Continental Congress and the Declaration's most notable signatory, John Hancock, has ties to Maine through politics, and commercial businesses, substantial property, vacations, and family.
Maine Politicians, National Leaders
From the early days of Maine statehood to the present, countless Maine politicians have made names for themselves on the national stage.
Lesson PlansView All Showing 1 of 1
Grade Level: Postsecondary
Content Area: Social Studies
Students will learn about the people who have occupied the office of Governor and how the Office of Governor operates. The students will understand the different hats and relationships that the Governor has.