Title

Islands Were First Footholds for European Settlers

Source

Island Journal

Date

2020

Pages

12-13

Abstract

European settlers were drawn to Maine's islands rather than the mainland at first, because they felt safer. The islands were a hub of industry and commerce until the rise of automobiles changed coastal and island life.

Subjects

Islands, Maine -- history

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