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Archaeologists explore Whale Back Mound Damariscotta Oyster Banks in 1888.
Image courtesy Nobleboro Historical Society.

 


Indiantown Island Archaeological Project Report
Submitted by Deborah B. Wilson, June 1, 1998
Chapter 3 From Paleoindians to Penobscots.
Chapter 4 Shell Middens Along the Coast.
Bibliography

Limited quantities of this report are available from:
Boothbay Region Land Trust, Inc.
P.O. Box 183
Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538
207-633-4818


Excerpts from
Maine: The Pine Tree State

Chapter 1 by Bruce Bourque

Where to order this book:
University of Maine Press
Room 326
5717 Corbett Hall
Orono, ME 04469
TEL: 207-581-1408
FAX: 207-581-1490

 


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HOME: The Story of Maine on the Maine Public Broadcasting Network was made in partnership with the Maine State Museum. Major funding was provided by the  Institute of Museum and Library Services, a federal agency committed to fostering innovation, leadership and a lifetime of learning. Additional funding provided by Elsie Viles.
Major funding for previous seasons of  HOME: The Story of Maine was made possible by a grant from Rural Development, a part of the USDA. Special support is provided by The Maine State Museum and Northeast Historic Films.