Cover of: A history of the discovery of Maine. | J. G. Kohl

A history of the discovery of Maine.

  • 535 Pages
  • 4.82 MB
  • English
Bailey and Noyes , Portland
Cabot, John, d. 1498?, Cabot, Sebastian, 1474-1557, America -- Description and explor



StatementBy J. G. Kohl. With an appendix on the voyages of the Cabots, by M. dA̓vezac.
SeriesMaine historical society. Documentary history of the state of Maine,, v. 1, Collections of the Maine historical society. Second series
ContributionsWillis, William, 1794-1870, ed., Avezac, M. d" 1800-1875.
LC ClassificationsF16 .M38
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 9-535 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6926037M
LC Control Number03008373

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The history of the area comprising the U.S. state of Maine spans thousands of years, measured from the earliest human settlement, or less than two hundred, measured from the advent of U.S. statehood in The present article will concentrate on the period of European contact and after.

The origin of the name Maine is unclear. One theory is it was named after the French province of Maine.

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Preview this book 4/5(2). The History of the State of Maine: From Its First Discovery, A.D. to the Separation, A.D. Inclusive, Volume 2 William Durkee Williamson Glazier, Masters & Company, - Maine.

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Written in English. This brief sketch focuses on the highlights of Maine History and is not intended to be as extensive as the many available works on the subject. Each of the sections includes a link to the Timeline for the period covered.

To view the Timeline for a particular period, in the Table of Contents click on the dates under the TimeLink column. Additional Physical Format: Print version: Kohl, J.G. (Johann Georg), History of the discovery of Maine. Portland, Bailey and Noyes, Filed under: Maine -- Church history -- Sources.

Year Book of the Session of the East Maine Conference of the Methodist Episcopal Church, by Methodist Episcopal. Finding Katahdin (University of Maine Press, ) explores the history of Maine from pre-contact through the 20th Century.

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History of Penobscot County, Maine, Contributor Names Williams, Chase & co., Cleveland, Ohio, pub. Book/Printed Material ; Book/Printed Material The history of Maine, from the earliest discovery of the region by the Northmen until the Also available in digital form.

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