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Common Flicker at Marsh River Bog Preserve, Newcastle (April 2009)

Common Flicker, Marsh River Bog Preserve, Newcastle (April 2009)


1812
Birth date of Samuel Freeman Hersey, member of the Maine House of Representatives, the Maine Senate, and U.S. Congress

1837

First publication of the newspaper Portland Transcript.

1865

Joshua L. Chamberlain receives the formal surrender of weapons and colors from Lee’s Army of Northern Virginia at the close of the Civil War.
























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