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Chimney Pond in Baxter State Park (August 2001)

Chimney Pond, Baxter State Park (August 2001)

1801 Samuel P. Morrill, a member of Congress born in Chesterville, dies in his hometown
1861 Stockton-built vessel Windward and Searsport-built Itaska are captured by Confederate raiders.
1880 The German liner Kronprinzessin Cecilie anchored in Bar Harbor after crossing the Atlantic to avoid capture in World War I. It was later used as a troop ship by U.S. forces in that war.



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