Maine: An Encyclopedia
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Bathers at Old Orchard Beach on Saco Bay (June 2010)

Bathers at Old Orchard Beach on Saco Bay (June 2010)

1793 Birth date of Joseph Hall, U.S. Congress member who lived in Camden, serving as postmaster there, later an unsuccessful candidate for Mayor of Boston.
1826
Town of Machias is divided into three towns: West Machias (renamed Machias), East Machias, and Machias Port.
1835
James Boaz gives his deposition affirming his participation in the Revolutionary War in order to receive a grant of land for those veterans
1839
First publication of the newspaper the Democratic Republican in Dover, published by George W. McFarland
1863 Bath-built vessel Constitution is captured by Confederate raiders.
1935
Louis B. Goodall, U.S. Congress member and businessman in Sanford, dies



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