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Chimney Pond in Baxter State Park (August 2001)

Chimney Pond, Baxter State Park (August 2001)

1804 Charles Turner, Jr. and a party of eleven make first recorded climb of Mount Katahdin.
1864 Birth date of John Andrew Peters, member of the U.S. Congress and the Board of Trustees of Bowdoin College.

Thomaston-built vessel Glenavon is captured by Confederate raiders.

1898
Spanish American War, sparked by the sinking of the U.S. S. Maine, ends


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