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The Nation's Playground
MPBN: Home Series, Moving Image, 00:28:01

With its remarkable coastline, deep-green forest, and rolling landscape, Maine has been a favorite place for visitors for over a century. During the late 1800s, trains and steamboats brought visitors to every corner of the state. Over the last century, tourism has grown into Maine’s largest industry.

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Recreation/Tourism
Tourism -- Maine -- History

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Game wardens, circa 1900
Maine Historical Society, Still Image

These Maine state game wardens are netting salmon at the Maine state fish hatchery in Raymond.

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Fish hatcheries -- Maine -- Raymond
Fishing industry -- Maine
Gamekeepers -- Maine

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People of the dawn
MPBN: Home Series, Moving Image, 0:26:37

The first and longest lasting period of Maine’s history is the world of the Native American, stretching from the retreat of the last Ice Age, 12,000 years to the present. People of the Dawn tells the story of the dynamic people who’ve inhabited the landscape of Maine.

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Native Americans
Canoes and canoeing
Maliseet Tribe
Micmac Tribe
Penobscot Tribe
Passamaquoddy Tribe
Wabanaki Tribe

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Agricultural Society Returns
Maine State Archives, Text

In an effort to encourage agricultural improvements, the state gave money to the Agricultural Societies to give as awards for the best in various catagories. This return is from Kennebec County.

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Farming/Agriculture
Agriculture -- Kennebec County (Me.)

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Climate Change: In Our Backyard
MPBN: Quest Series, Moving Image, 0:56:45

Using close-to-home examples, the views of leading scientists come alive as they show how climate change can affect almost every aspect of our lives - and in turn, how we affect the climate.

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Climatic changes
Ecology/Energy

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March 19, 1808 Letter from Charles Vaughan to the Kennebec Proprietors
Maine Historical Society, Text

Charles Vaughan wrote this letter to the Kennebec Proprietors from Hallowell, Maine on March 19, 1808.

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Kennebec Patent -- Letters
Land grants -- Maine
Letters
Manuscripts
Vaughan, Charles

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View Maine Phytoplankton Monitoring Program
Science, Text

citizen volunteer program in which community members and students use plankton nets and field microscopes to monitor for phytoplankton that have the potential to cause harmful algal blooms

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Ecology/Energy
Marine phytoplankton -- Monitoring
Environmental Sciences
Phytoplankton populations

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April 8, 1808 letter from Charles Vaughan to the Kennebec Proprietors
Maine Historical Society, Text

Letter from Charles Vaughan to the Kennebec Proprietors written from Hallowell, Maine on April 8, 1808.

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Childs, Enoch
Kennebec Patent -- Letters
Land grants -- Maine
Land owners -- Maine
Letters
Manuscripts
Vaughan, Charles

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April 8, 1808 letter from Joseph Chandler to the Kennebec Proprietors via Arodi Thayer
Maine Historical Society, Text

Joseph Chander wrote this letter from Monmouth, Maine to Arodi Thayer, representative of the Kennebec Proprietors, April 8, 1808.

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Chandler, Joseph
Kennebec patent
Land grants -- Maine
Letters
Manuscripts
Thayer, Arodi
Winthrop, Thomas L.

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Beaded Sleeve Cuff
Maine State Museum, Artifact

Maine or New Brunswick Native American beaded sleeve cuff. Front is old black velvet with scrolling green plant stems and white, yellow, blue and red flowers and flanking white leaves. Copper studs in open areas of design. Back of white cotton with a blue net pattern. Paper lining. Red bias tape around edges.

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Iroquois
Wabanaki
Native Americans
Beadwork
Cuffs (Clothing)

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