Maine: An Encyclopedia
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Sheep at Crystal Spring Farm in Brunswick (May 2010)

Sheep at Crystal Spring Farm in Brunswick (May 2010)

1797 Birth date of Gorham Parks, Jacksonian member of Congress and later United States marshal for the district of Maine
1846 William D. Williamson, Governor in 1821 when William King resigned, and member of Congress (1821-1823), dies in Bangor.
1907
Birth date of Rachel Carson, biologist, environmentalist, and nature writer and long-time summer resident of Maine
1928
John P. Swazey, who fought in the 17th Maine Regiment in the Civil War, was a member of the Maine House of Representatives, the Maine Senate, and the U.S. congress, dies.



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