Maine: An Encyclopedia
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Common Flicker at Marsh River Bog Preserve, Newcastle (April 2009)

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


1795
Birth date in Newcastle of Governor (1843-1844) Edward Kavanaugh, Maine’s first Catholic governor.

1933
Maine’s received its first quota of 1,800 men for the Civilian Conservation Corp.

2003

Largest mass poisoning in U.S. history occurs in New Sweden. One person dies, fifteen others become ill from arsenic placed in the coffee at the Gustaf Adolph Lutheran Church.
























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