Maine: An Encyclopedia
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Farm Stand in Westfield on U.S. Route 1 (September 2001)

Farm Stand in Westfield on U.S. Route 1 (September 2001)

1783 Treaty of Paris confirms American independence, sets Maine’s boundaries, though they remain uncertain until the Webster-Ashburton Treaty of 1842.
1849 Birth date in South Berwick of Sarah Orne Jewett, author of over 150 stories. She was a “local color” writer focusing on the details of everyday life.

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