Category: Nature & Geography, Maps
The Plymouth Company (1749-1816) managed one of the very early land grants in Maine along the Kennebec River. The maps from the Plymouth Company's collection of records constitute some of the earliest cartographic works of colonial America.
The Proprietors of the Township of Brunswick was a land company formed in 1714 and it set out to settle lands along the Androscoggin and Kennebec Rivers in Maine.
The boundaries of Maine are the product of international conflict, economic competition, political fights, and contested development. The boundaries are expressions of human values; people determined the shape of Maine.
The American Revolution and Early Attempts at Separation The burning of Falmouth in 1775 by the British was a final straw for many of those…
The American Revolution and Early Attempts at Separation The committee sent a similar address to the citizens of Maine urging them to support…