Franco-American veterans community program

Major Adam Cote

LEWISTON, Me- Franco-American veterans are the focus of a National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) grant with the University of Southern Maine Lewiston Auburn College (USM LAC) in Lewiston, at the Franco-American Collection (FAC).  In fact, the project is collecting and archiving the digitization of Franco-American veterans memorabilia, histories (including oral histories) and records.  Originals of […]

A folk story in Acadian Roots by Dottie Hutchins and Paul Cyr

Among the activities at the World Acadian Congress (Le Congrès mondial acadien 2014), in Madawaska and the St. John Valley, this August, is the opportunity to seek out Dottie Hutchins, so she’ll sign a copy of her book Acadian Roots: Images of the St. John Valley, with photographs by Paul Cyr. Among the interesting and entertaining […]