The Maine Event

Did you know that Maine was the 23rd state to be admitted to the Union. Really! Maine did not become a State of the United States of America until March 15, 1820.
“What is now the state of Maine was, before statehood, called the District of Maine and belonged to Massachusetts.” ref: Statehood Dates,

Learn more about the Northeast State of Maine over at Maine History where you may read: A Brief History of Maine.


About Roland Louis Hansen

I have been: an organization development consultant; a college-level instructor of political science, psychology, and sociology; a public administrator; a social worker; an elected official; a political operative; a community activist; a union official; a shoe salesman and manager, a factory worker; a fast food restaurant employee; and, a custodian.
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One Response to The Maine Event

  1. Judy says:

    Wow, when I first looked at the title, I thought it was going to be about the movie, The Main Event! You are so good at your titles! Oh, and it was interesting, thanks! I’ve never been to Maine, but would love to visit that state this summer, maybe!


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