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1814 Incorporation of the towns of Belmont, Bloomfield (Skowhegan), and Searsmont
1818 Incorporation of the town of China
1821 Incorporation of the towns of Canton and Peru
1822 Maine Historical Society incorporated as a nonprofit corporation
1823 Incorporation of the town of Milburn (Skowhegan)
The Wire Bridge in New Portland (2001)

The Wire Bridge in New Portland (2001)

1828 Incorporation of the town of Westport
1831 Incorporation of the town of Amherst
1840 Birth date in Sangerville of machine gun inventor Sir Hiram Stevens Maxim, who also invented smokeless powder, a gas generator and other items
1889 Incorporation of the town of Bancroft
1891 Freeman H. Morse of Bath, Mayor, Congressman (both as a Whig and later a Republican) and diplomat, dies.
1924 Ku Klux Klan clashes with Franco-American members of the I.W.W. labor union in Greenville.

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