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Did you know that the Maine State Library offers genealogy classes?  They are In the Beginning, Part I:  Starting Genealogy; In the Beginning, Part II:  Finding Your Roots; and (NEW) In the Beginning, Part III:  Branching Out on the Web. 

Click the link below for further information or contact Emily Schroeder:  emily.schroeder@maine.gov or 287-5600.

Family Histories


The Family of John P. and Elizabeth W. Hillman (2nd ed.) - Hillman, George J. Jr.
Publisher: self-published
Check Library Catalog Pub Date: 2008
ISBN-13: 0000000000000
Call Number: 929.2 H654h 2008
A genealogy of the Hillman family in Portland, ME.
Town Histories


Brunswick and Bowdoin College - Coursen, Elizabeth Huntoon
Publisher: Arcadia Pub.
Check Library Catalog Pub Date: 02/23/2009
ISBN-13: 9780738562377
ISBN-10: 0738562378
Call Number: 974.1 tB91co 2009
A photographic history of Brunswick, ME and Bowdoin College using vintage postcards.  Part of the Postcard History Series.

Penobscot Bay : people, ports & pastimes - Gratwick, Harry
Publisher: History Press
Check Library Catalog Pub Date: 04/20/2009
ISBN-13: 9781596296237
ISBN-10: 1596296232
Call Number: 974.1 G773p 2009
A history in articles and photographs of the island communities of Penobscot Bay.  Part of the American Chronicles series.

Maine State Prison 1824-2002, (ME) - Merrill, Jeffrey D., Sr.
Publisher: Arcadia Pub
Check Library Catalog Pub Date: 05/11/2009
ISBN-13: 9780738562445
ISBN-10: 0738562440
Call Number: 365.9741 M571m 2009
A photographic history of the Maine State Prison in Thomaston, ME from its beginnings in 1824 to its closure in 2002.  Part of the Images of America series.

Milo, Brownville, and Lake View - Milo Historical Society
Publisher: Arcadia Pub
Check Library Catalog Pub Date: 06/15/2009
ISBN-13: 9780738564579
ISBN-10: 0738564575
Call Number: 974.1 tM66m 2009
A history in photographs of three Piscataquis County Maine communities.  Part of the Images of America series.

Poland Spring - Poland Spring Preservation Society
Publisher: Arcadia Pub
Check Library Catalog Pub Date: 07/29/2009
ISBN-13: 9780738565750
ISBN-10: 073856575X
Call Number: 974.1 tP76p-p 2009
A history of the Poland Spring House in words and images.  A part of the Images of America series.

Remembering Bangor : the Queen City before the great fire - Reilly, Wayne E.
Publisher: History Press
Check Library Catalog Pub Date: 04/20/2009
ISBN-13: 9781596295902
ISBN-10: 1596295902
Call Number: 974.1 tB21r 2009
This is a compilation of articles from the Bangor Daily News recounting the history of Bangor, ME prior to the Great Fire of 1911.  Part of the American Chronicles series.

Schoodic Lake Revisited - Sawtell, Bill
Publisher: Moosehead Communications
Check Library Catalog Pub Date: 2008
ISBN-13: 9781890454531
ISBN-10: 1890454532
Call Number: 974.1tL192s-s 2008
A compilation of articles on the history of Schoodic Lake in Piscataquis County, Maine.

Remembering Franklin County : stories from the Sandy River Valley - Yetter, Luann
Publisher: History Press
Check Library Catalog Pub Date: 04/20/2009
ISBN-13: 9781596296107
ISBN-10: 1596296100
Call Number: 974.1 cF831ye 2009
A history of Franklin County, ME told in stories and vignettes.  Part of the American Chronicles series.
Vital Records


Vital Records of Cornville, Maine - Nelson, Sally Furber
Publisher: Picton Press
Check Library Catalog Pub Date: 2009
ISBN-13: 9780897258609
ISBN-10: 0897258606
Call Number: 974.1 vC819n 2009
Birth, marriage and death records of Cornville, Maine including an every name index.

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