Maine: An Encyclopedia
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Popham Colony

Map of Maine showing the Location of the Popham Colony

The Popham Colony on the Kennebec River was the first organized attempt to establish a permanent English settlement in what we now call New England. The French had their own colony on an island in the St. Croix River, between … Continue reading

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