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3 edition of Maine town in the Civil War found in the catalog.

Maine town in the Civil War

Vernal Hutchinson

Maine town in the Civil War

a chronicle of the vanished town of Old Deer Isle, Maine, during the crucial years 1861-65, as found in town, State, and national records, and as retained in the memories of the last survivors of that generation.

by Vernal Hutchinson

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Published by Bond Wheelwright Co. in Freeport, Me .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Deer Isle (Me.) -- History.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF29.D3 H9 1967
    The Physical Object
    Pagination114 p.
    Number of Pages114
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22139077M
    LC Control Number67016827

      Maine in the war for the union: a history of the part borne by Maine troops in the suppression of the American rebellion. by Whitman, William Edward Seaver, ; True, Charles Henry,   Along with a short history of each town, its early settlers, and the residents in , the book also lists town officials, professional men, pastors, and soldiers. On page the list of Civil War enlistments from the town of Dresden begins (I’ve bolded each possible descendant of Major Samuel Goodwin).

      Hamlin also pulled double-duty during the Civil War, acting as both Vice President and a member of the Maine Coast Guard. That commitment was a common sentiment in his home state. Research by the Maine Historical Society sh Mainers served in the Union Army and Navy during the Civil War, the highest figure in proportion to population. Book includes Civil War waymarkers (the monument and the Soldiers' Home) on its city map Of Some of the guides were: Maine Automobile Road Book, Pine Tree Tour, , Tour Book of the Automobile Club of America, The Official Automobile Blue Book, The Red Book Interstate Automobile Guide, New England, Brownfield, Route File Size: 4MB.

      Maine, the largest of the six New England states, lies at the northeastern corner of the country. Maine became the 23rd state on Ma , as part of the. Deer Isle also was used in Ken Burns' documentary The Civil War as a metaphorical microcosm of a typical Union township during the war. Its Confederate counterpart was the town of Clarksville, Tennessee. Throughout the series, the two towns are used to show both the similarities and the differences of everyday life during the years of civil : Hancock.


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Maine town in the Civil War by Vernal Hutchinson Download PDF EPUB FB2

Out of 5 stars Greatest little Civil War book. Reviewed in the United States on February 8, Format: Hardcover Verified Purchase. This is a must-have account of individuals and families in Deer Isle, Me. during the Civil War. It was referenced frequently in the PBS series. It's quite a treat to read this book sitting on the Reach and 5/5(1).

Maine Civil War Sesquicentennial: Maine Civil War Books for Download. General Books. Maine in the War for theUnion (11 mb). Maine At Gettysburg (10 mb). Inthe Maine Adjutant General published this comprehensive volume produced by veterans with the name of each Maine soldier who fought at Gettysburg, a description of each Maine unit's actions, and a list of casualties for.

The Effect of the Civil War upon Portland, Maine. Ledman, Paul J. A Maine Town Responds: Cape Elizabeth & South Portland in the Civil War. Cape Elizabeth, Me.

Next Steps Publishing. McCormick, Donald Munroe. A Cross-section of Maine History During the Civil War Period. Civil War. Civil War Sesquicentennial Narratives Project This project highlights Maine people who lived during the Civil War. The stories draw on primary sources from the Maine State Archives and other historical societies and libraries around the state to document Maine’s experiences during the period from November through The book contains not only a written record of how our lovely town began, but also: Genealogical records of Fayette from to Military lists from the Revolutionary War, War ofthe Civil War, World War I, and World War II.

Maine at War. likes. Maine at War, a three-volume series detailing Maine's involvement in the Civil War, written by Brian F. Swartz. This is a must-have account of individuals and families in Deer Isle, Me.

during the Civil War. It was referenced frequently in the PBS series. It's quite a treat to read this book sitting on the Reach and trying to picture what it must have been like.5/5. Maine Civil War Veterans. likes. This is a page to honor those Civil War Veterans from Maine who might have been overlooked or forgotten.

It is also a place to show Veteran Gravestones, Followers: Monuments to Civil War Soldiers. Maine supplied a huge number of soldiers to the Union Army during the Civil War -- some-- and responded after the war by building monuments to soldiers who had served and soldiers who had died in the epic American struggle.

Book #2, Militia Roll, Town of Cumberland, –09, Cumberland (Me.) Cemeteries of Cumberland, Maine. The Civil War Diary of Hollis True. Hans Henrik Hansen.

Town of Cumberland, Maine: Appraisal of School and Municipal Buildings. Malcolm Casey. Town of Cumberland, Maine.

The Civil War Civil War recruiting broadside, / Maine Historical Society Disagreements over slavery and temperance change the political landscape. Maine sends more soldiers per capital to the Civil War than any other state, affecting the social landscape.

The Dexter Historical Society is the inspired offspring that resulted from some Civil War letters in an attic being read by local teacher, Frank E. Spizuoco on July 4, Not long after that initial reading, Frank told others about what he read and soon, they were telling him of other materials of interest.

He began collecting even more items as his passion for local history grew. Mrs. Tribou’s freshmen students worked with Civil War artifacts from the Thomaston Historical Society.

Margaret McCrea, from the historical society, came into the classroom to introduce the artifacts and give the students a hands-on experience with these pieces of history. Welcome to "Maine at War," the blog about the roles played by Maine and her sons and daughters in the Civil War.

I am a Civil War buff and a newspaper editor recently retired from the Bangor Daily News. Maine sent hero upon hero — soldiers, nurses, sailors, chaplains, physicians — south to preserve their country in the s. This tall, bronze statue (erected ) stood on a granite base.

It depicted a flag-bearing Union soldier who had defended the Union cause in the Civil War. It was on Maine’s Civil War Trail and commemorated losses in a war to which Maine contributed a disproportionate share of /5(5). Civil War. According to the U.S. census, Maine, a free state, had a population ofAlthough Maine did not fight any battles on its soil, Mainers fought in practically every major battle and campaign during the Civil War.

List of military units raised by the state of Maine during the American Civil War. ^ Companies A, B, and C were organized in Novemberfor service as garrison artillery for coastal defense forts in Maine. All who enlisted were mustered out Septemberbecause the units failed to complete organization.

Images of collections from the Maine State Archives consisting of court, military, naturalization, land and other record sets. This collection is being published as images become available.

The index at present covers two military collections; the Civil War Soldiers and Sailors Card Index, and World War I Card Index to Soldiers by Town, New Listing CIVIL WAR LETTER - 16th Maine Infantry - BATTLE NEWS, 1, Rebels Buried.

$ Time left 6d 9h left. 2 bids +$ shipping. Watch. CIVIL WAR LETTER - 11th Maine Infantry - Capturing Last Rebels in Richmond, VA. $ Time left 4d 9h left. 3 bids +$ shipping. Watch. One of the early Coastal History columns I wrote some five years ago was about the Civil War.

I don’t remember the subject, but I tossed out a line like this: “We are lucky the Confederates. This so-called "Maine Law" remained in effect, in one form or another, until the repeal of National Prohibition in Civil War.

Maine, which was admitted to the Union as a free state under the provisions of the Missouri Compromise, had a strong anti-slavery tradition.Maine Revolutionary War Bounty Applications, Original source: Names of Soldiers of the American Revolution Who Applied for State Bounty under Resolves of MaMaand Maas Appears of Record in Land Office.

n.p.,   In this detailed and comprehensive history, Stanley Russell Howe outlines the importance of the railroad to the town's growth, its post–Civil War industrialization, the birth of Gould Academy and the rise of modern tourism spawned by Sunday River Ski Resort.

He is a book review editor for the Maine Historical Society's journal, Maine Brand: TheHistoryPress.