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)

1851 First installment of Uncle Tom’s Cabin, written in Brunswick by Harriet Beecher Stowe, is published in the National Era.
1863 Damariscotta-built vessel Talisman is captured by Confederate raiders in the Civil War.
1880
First known issue of the newspaper the Portland Saturday Phonograph by Julius Matthews
1896
First publication of the newspaper the Bethel News by D. Ellingwood
1941
Birthdate in Eagle Lake of long-time Speaker of the Maine House of Representatives John L. Martin.




 

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