Bicentennial or Bust!

Get the tools for a successful commemoration

This bicentennial moment provides a unique opportunity for communities all over the state to think about their history, how it has shaped the way we live here now, and how we might collectively envision the future of our state.

Find resources below from our March 15, 2019 event in partnership with the Maine Historical Society

Resources from Professor Liam Riordan:

Resources from Cinnamon Catlin-Legutko:

Resources from the Maine Historical Society:

Further resources:

Visit Maine Memory Network’s Bicentennial home page to download and share the Community Guide to Commemorating Maine’s Bicentennial, explore extensive content about Maine’s statehood, and share your community’s history. 



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