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)


1807
Maine towns vote on separation from Massachusetts. 100 of the 150 towns vote “NO.” Total vote: 9,404-NO and 3,370-YES.
1901 Skowhegan Carpenters and Joiners Union is organized

1909
Robert E. Peary reaches what he believes is the North Pole.

1935

Poet Edwin Arlington Robinson, born in Alna, who wrote about the fictional “Tilbury Town,” modeled on Gardiner, dies in New York.
























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