Title: Maine Her Place in History
Publisher: Legislature of Maine, Augusta
Date Published: 1877
Author: Joshua L. Chamberlain
Keywords: Joshua Chamberlain, Lawrence Chamberlain, Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain, speech, address
Permissions: public domain
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Maine Her Place in History

This speech was delivered at the centennial exhibition in Philadelphia on November 4, 1876. Chamberlain was chosen as the orator to represent his state.

Worth a read if you can get through it, you'll learn a lot about Maine.