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PROGRAMS & EVENTS

Thu., April 24, 2014

Sanitary Concerns: Portlander Harriet Eaton, State Relief Work, and the Fight over Federal Benevolence during the Civil War

Thu., May 1, 2014

Longfellow and the Occult: A Talk and Open House to Kick off the 2014 Wadsworth-Longfellow House Season

Sat., May 3, 2014

An Evening in the 1920s

NEWS

Maine Historical Society and Maine Humanities Council award grants to five Maine communities

Yiddish Documents Reveal Life, Tradition and Politics

MHS receives grant to study Anshe Sfard

NEWSLETTERS

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CURRENT EXHIBITS:
This Rebellion: Maine and the Civil War and From Slavery to Maine
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Guided tours, the Wadsworth & Longfellow families, house restoration, and Longfellow Garden.
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