Maine: An Encyclopedia
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Southbound Appalachian Trail Crossing at Moxie Pond (October 2007)

Southbound Appalachian Trail at Moxie Pond (October 2007)

1775 The Benedict Arnold expedition to Quebec arrives at Long Falls.
1785
Birth date of Ebenezer Herrick, who attended the Maine constitutional convention, and was a member of the Maine Senate after retiring from the U.S. Congress
1836
The Royal Tarr, a sidewheel steamer from New Brunswick with ninety people, and a host of  circus animals, leaves port. Four days later people on North Haven and Vinalhaven islands witness a fire aboard, which sank the vessel, killing people and animals.
1898
Great Northern Nekoosa Corporation, known generally as Great Northern Paper Company or GNP, is incorporated as a business corporation.
1901 Bangor Barbers Union, No. 211 organized

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