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MAP: Maine: 1866

By: N/A

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Reproduction map of original:

Seller ID: T01

Condition: Black and white map, printed on 18x24” cream-colored paper, folded to approximately 9x12.” Reproduction map of original., Map, Reproduction map of original


Issued by A.J. Johnson in 1866, this map shows railway lines, counties and townships, as well as the state's many lakes, ponds, and coastal islands.Black and white map, printed on 18x24” cream-colored paper, folded to approximately 9x12.” Reproduction map of original., Map, Reproduction map of original View more info

MAP: Special Map Group for Maine

By: N/A

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Reproduction map of original:

Seller ID: PN07

Condition: Reproduction map of original


Includes maps [S 10], [T 1] (see descriptions above) and small map [F 12] All 3 maps View more info

MAP: Maine 1853

By: N/A

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Reproduction map of original:

Seller ID: F12

Condition: 8.5x11” acid-free, heavyweight, linen-finish, cream-colored paper. Reproduction map of original, Map, Reproduction map of original


8.5x11” acid-free, heavyweight, linen-finish, cream-colored paper. Reproduction map of original, Map, Reproduction map of original View more info

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Sabino, Popham Colony (Maine) Reader: 1602-2003

By: Andrew J. Wahll

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (2000)

Seller ID: W1581

ISBN: 0788415816

Condition: 479 pages, 5.5x8.5, (2000), 2003, 5.5x8.5, paper, 479 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


The year 2007 will mark the 400th anniversary of English colonization in North America. In 1607, the Virginia Company of London sent two colonizing expeditions to North America. London financiers bankrolled the first settlement at Jamestown, on the mouth of the James River (in present-day Virginia). The second expedition was sent out from the English port of Plymouth, establishing the Popham Colony in "northern Virginia," now New England. Popham Colony was planted at the mouth of the Kennebec River in Maine, centered around the newly constructed Fort St. George. This region was also kn... View more info

Foxes of Lovell, Maine, and Descendants of Edward Fox, 1645

By: Arthur G. Fox

Price: $75.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: 1998

Seller ID: F0946

ISBN: 0788409468

Condition: 448 pages, 8.5x11, 1998, 8.5x11, cloth, index, 448 pp, Cloth, Heritage Books, Inc


This book traces the lineage of the Fox family of Lovell, Maine, to the 20th century, beginning with Edward Fox, the first of the Foxes to settle in the Americas. Sixty-one lines are recorded, including Foxes and related families. Information for each entry includes date and place of birth, spouses, children, place of residence, occupation and other valuable information such as military service or criminal record wherever known.448 pages, 8.5x11, 1998, 8.5x11, cloth, index, 448 pp, Cloth, Heritage Books, Inc View more info

Maine Historical Sketches

By: Augustus F. Moulton, state historian

Price: $24.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1929)

Seller ID: M1490

ISBN: 0788414909

Condition: 293 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1929) reprint, 5?x8?, paper, indices, 293 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


293 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1929) reprint, 5?x8?, paper, indices, 293 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc View more info

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Portland Soldiers and Sailors, A Brief Sketch of the Part They Took in the War of the Rebellion

By: B. Thurston and Co.

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1884, 2005)

Seller ID: T3025

ISBN: 0788430254

Condition: 56 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1884, 2005), 2011, 5.5x8.5, paper, 56 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


Members of the Bosworth Post (Grand Army of the Republic) had this volume published for sale at a fair held in Portland, Maine, in 1884, to aid the Soldiers and Sailors Monument. This sketch presents "the prominent facts relating to the troops from Portland, in the war of the rebellion, including the regiments which 'rendezvoused' in our city."The majority of the book is devoted to accounts of the following companies: First Maine Infantry, Fifth Maine Infantry, Tenth Maine Infantry, Twelfth Maine Infantry, Thirteenth Maine Infantry, Seventeenth Maine Infantry, Twenty-Fifth Maine Infant... View more info

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The Amanda Letters: Civil War Days on the Coast of Maine

By: Courtney MacLachlan

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (2003)

Seller ID: M2371

ISBN: 0788423711

Condition: 246 pages, 5.5x8.5, (2003), 2005, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 246 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


The author has created a narrative thread which connects, supports, and amplifies the original letters written between 1861 and 1866 to Amanda Davis, a young woman from Friendship, Maine. Most of the letters were written to her from her cousins in the nearby village of Warren or from neighbors and relatives who were enlisted in the Union Army. These letters are so fresh that through them readers can easily enter the 1860s world of small-town Maine and see how deeply people were affected by the war. Spontaneous and unselfconscious, these letters reflect the correspondents' strong personalities ... View more info

Abstracts of Death Notices (1833-1852) and Miscellaneous News Items from the Maine Farmer (1833-1924)

By: David C. Young and Benjamin Lewis Keene

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1997)

Seller ID: Y0599

ISBN: 0788405993

Condition: 480 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1997) 2004, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 480 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


The authors are to be commended for completing this project, which was originally started in the 1940s by the National Youth Administration, but was abandoned when funds were no longer available. This collection of abstracts, including birth, death and other miscellaneous news items, will be useful to both professional and amateur genealogists, not only for the information the abstracts contain, but also for the clues they give to finding further information. For ease of use, the abstracts are arranged alphabetically by surname. This volume contains several valuable research tolls in addition ... View more info

Handbook History of the Town of York [Maine] From Early Times to the Present

By: Edward C. Moody

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1914)

Seller ID: M1455

ISBN: 0788414550

Condition: 269 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1914), 2000, 5?x8?, paper, index, 269 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


269 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1914), 2000, 5?x8?, paper, index, 269 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc View more info

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The Portland [Maine] Transcript, 1869-1870, News and Summary, Marriages and Deaths

By: Elaine M. Fitch

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: 2006

Seller ID: F3272

ISBN: 0788432729

Condition: 164 pages, 5.5x8.5, 2006, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 164 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


In 1866, a year after the end of the Civil War, the citizens of Maine elected a new governor, Gen. Joshua Chamberlain (1828-1914), a hero of the Battle of Gettysburg. This compilation of newspaper articles covers the dates April 3, 1869 to March 26, 1870. It was a relatively peaceful time for the people of Maine, who over the years had fought against the Indians, the British, the Canadians and even amongst themselves. However, long before Maine separated from Massachusetts and entered the Union as a state in 1820, people had been coming to this rugged land. Despite the harsh climate, they were... View more info

Portland Advertiser and Gazette of Maine. Marriages, Deaths and News, From November 1838 - May 1839

By: Elaine Morrison Fitch

Price: $32.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: 2004

Seller ID: F0968

ISBN: 1585499684

Condition: 218 pages, 6x9, 2004, 6x9, paper, index, 218 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


These abstracts contain shipping news, local and national news, and marriages and deaths in a chronological arrangement. Indian difficulties, the "Mormon War" and skirmishes between the local militia and Canadians make up much of the news during this interesting period.218 pages, 6x9, 2004, 6x9, paper, index, 218 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc View more info

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Drisko-Crocker-Foster: Some of the “Coasters” of Maine and New Hampshire

By: Frances Sterling Drisko

Price: $55.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (2001)

Seller ID: D1751

ISBN: 0788417517

Condition: 494 pages, 8.5x11, (2001), 2008, 8.5x11, paper, index, 494 pp , Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


The Drisko lines begin around the mid-1600s and are covered to the present generation, in some cases to the fourteenth generation. The Crocker lines begin around 1695 and continue to the present (eleven generations). The Foster lines begin in the early 1600s and continue to the eleventh generation. All three include both male and female descendants. (This Crocker line does not descend from William of Barnstable, who has been covered many times over, but from Peletiah/Pel/Paul Crocker, and is new information.) Some of these families trace their origins back to the Mayflower and England. These l... View more info

A Genealogical History of Freeman, Maine, 1796-1938, In Three Volumes

By: George A. Thompson and F. Janet Thompson

Price: $165.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1996)

Seller ID: T0422

ISBN: 0788404229

Condition: 1353 pages, 8.5x11, (1996), 2012, 8.5x11, index, 3 vols., 1353 pp, Heritage Books, Inc


1353 pages, 8.5x11, (1996), 2012, 8.5x11, index, 3 vols., 1353 pp, Heritage Books, Inc View more info

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History of Saco and Biddeford, with Notices of Other Early Settlements, and of the Proprietory Governments in Maine, including the Provinces of New Somersetshire and Lygonia

By: George Folsom

Price: $31.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1830)

Seller ID: F0047

ISBN: 0917890477

Condition: 352 pages, (1830) reprint, cloth, index, 352 pp, Cloth, Heritage Books, Inc


About one-half genealogical and one-half biographical material. 352 pages, (1830) reprint, cloth, index, 352 pp, Cloth, Heritage Books, Inc View more info

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Thomas Butler and His Descendents: A Genealogy of the Descendants of Thomas and Elizabeth Butler of Butler's Hill, South Berwick, Maine, 1674-1886

By: George H. Butler, M.D

Price: $20.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1886)

Seller ID: B0241

ISBN: 1556132417

Condition: 198 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1886), 2008, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 198 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


A typical genealogy. Female lines are included, but in an abbreviated form. Some of the main allied families are: Abbott, Andrews, Beal, Brown, Chadboune, Clark, Goodwin, Goodrich, Guptill, Hayes, Hersom, Huntress, Jones, Libby, Lord, Mason, Nason, Pray, Ricker, Roberts, Thompson, Wentworth. 198 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1886), 2008, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 198 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc View more info

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Ties of Common Blood: A History of Maine's Northeast Boundary Dispute with Great Britain, 1783-1842

By: Geraldine Tidd Scott

Price: $37.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: 1991

Seller ID: S3541

ISBN: 1556135416

Condition: 445 pages, 5.5x8.5, 1991, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 445 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


The definitive history of the boundary dispute as experienced by the citizens and officials at the local, state, and provincial levels, both British and American. Based on journals, documents, speeches, letter books, and collections of correspondence of participants on both sides of the controversy to chronicle the dispute from its origins to the establishment of an agreed- upon boundary with the Treaty of Washington in 1842. Appendices list settlers in the disputed territory and neighboring Aroostook County towns, Canadian timber harvesters, the land agent's civil posse, militia rolls, land c... View more info

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History of St. Albans, Maine: 2003 Revised Edition

By: Gladys M. Bigelow and Ruth McGowan Knowles

Price: $40.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1982, 1995, 2003)

Seller ID: B2462

ISBN: 0788424629

Condition: 494 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1982, 1995, 2003), 2008, 5.5x8.5, paper, 494 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


St. Albans, or township No. 5 was first surveyed in 1794, as a part of Massachusetts which later became the state of Maine. "Tradition states Township No. 5 was first called Berlin, then Fairhaven, and finally St. Albans." This book chronicles the history of St. Albans, from its "formative years" in the 1790s to its thriving life in the 1980s. Each chapter covers a different aspect of the town, from its leading citizens to its industries and social organizations to its holidays and its role in this country's many wars since the American Revolution. Photos, Illustrations, and tr... View more info

Gorges and the Grant of the Province of Maine, 1622: A Tercentenary Memorial

By: Henry S. Burrage

Price: $18.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1923)

Seller ID: B1383

ISBN: 0078841383X

Condition: 178 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1923) reprint, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 178 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


The Tercentenary Memorial commemorated the three hundredth anniversary of the 1622 grant of the Province of Maine. "Accordingly, in response to their application, the Great Council of New England, August 10, 1622, granted to Sir Ferdinando Gorges and Captain John Mason all that part of 'the maine land in New England lying upon the sea coast betwixt the rivers of Merrimack and Sagadahock and to the furtherest heads of the said rivers and so forwards up into the land westward until threescore miles be finished from the first entrance of the aforsaid rivers,' which 'the said Sir Ferdinando Go... View more info

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Headstone Inscriptions Gray, Maine

By: Howard G. Black and Sharlene Black

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: 2005

Seller ID: B2560

ISBN: 0788425609

Condition: 252 pages, 5.5x8.5, 2005, 5.5x8.5, paper, alphabetical, 252 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


This compilation of headstone inscriptions contains 4,166 entries from five of Gray's cemeteries: Gray Corner Cemetery, South Gray Cemetery, West Gray Cemetery, Libby Cemetery, and Elder Cemetery. Inscriptions are listed alphabetically by surname, and include engraved text from the front and back (or side in the case of an obelisk) of the headstone, as well as a description of any picture or symbol that is engraved on the headstone, and a description of the headstone. The location of the grave is also provided, followed by a notation if the deceased was a veteran. The authors have cross-refere... View more info