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Presque Isle observes 150th anniversary of American Civil War

Presque Isle -

PRESQUE ISLE -A “recruiting drive” re-enactment commemorates the start of the American Civil War’s (1861-65) 150th Anniversary held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 23, at the Aroostook Centre Mall.  The Presque Isle Historical Society and Company B, 20th Maine Volunteer Infantry Regiment, Civil War re-enactors, will be working in concert and will have booths set up Saturday.
The mission of the Presque Isle Historical Society is to study, promote, and preserve the history, culture, heritage, and physical artifacts of Presque Isle for future generations. For more information, call 762-1151 or e-mail pihistoricalsociety@hotmail.com.

For More Information:

Contact Name: Kimberly Smith

Telephone Number: (207)762-1151

Website: http://www.ppihistory.org

Email: pihistoricalsociety@hotmail.com