Ezekiel Holmes: Father of Maine Agriculture [Paperback] Clarence A. Day
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This collection of stories, though fiction, is a rich depiction of Maine people–doctors, nurses, patients, and families–and their stories ring true in every sense. The cover photograph is of a “left-handed house” referred to in the story “Left-handed Favor,” of the Biddeford-Saco general practitioner who used a secret code with his office and local pharmacist to help indigent patients.
Finding Katahdin: An Exploration of Maine’s Past presents an articulate, thoughtful understanding of Maine history in a way that engages students and introduces them to the discipline of historical research and scholarship. Finding Katahdin explores Maine in its various incarnations: as a land of prehistoric hunters and gatherers; a frontier where English, French, and Wabanaki cultures mix and clash; a …
Acadian Hard Times: The Farm Security Administration in Maine’s St. John Valley, 1940-1943 [Paperback] Doty, C. Stewart; Collier, John; Delano, Jack; Walas, Jack; University of Maine at Fort Kent; Acadian Village and University of Maine Museum of Art
1991: by C. Stewart Doty- Reveals the great work of the Farm Security Adm.. The author located 100 members of the 20 families photographed. This is their story and what the Farm Security Adm. did for them from 1940-1943.