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Episode 102
August 16, 2010  
Neal Dow

The Prophet of Prohibition, examines the role of former Portland Mayor and presidential candidate Neal Dow in the national temperance movement begun in the mid-1800s. Norlands Living History is the experience of living the rural Maine life as it truly was in 18th and 19th centuries. Sequin Light profiles Maine’s second oldest lighthouse, commissioned by George Washington in 1795. Northeast Historic Film’s Abbott Collection and contains footage of a clambake in Auburn circa 1928. And see photos of ships that have run aground off Cape Elizabeth throughout history.



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[This program originally aired October 26, 2006]



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