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Maine Resource Guide: Allagash, Aroostook County

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Aroostook County (set off from Hancock County to Penobscot County in 1816, to Piscataquis County in 1838, to Aroostook County in 1844)


1886 as Allagash Plantation; deorganized in 1933



Previous Designations

Townships No. 16 and 17, Tenth and Eleventh Ranges West of the Easterly Line of the State (T16 R11 WELS, T16 R12 WELS, T17 R11 WELS, T17 R11 WELS)

Villages, Locations and Settlements

Allagash, Cross Rock, Dickey

Adjacent Towns and Townships

St. Francis, T15 R10 WELS, T15 R11 WELS, T16 R9 WELS, T16 R12 WELS, T17 R12 WELS, T18 R10 WELS, T18 R11 WELS,


Historical USGS Maps of Allagash, Maine

General Resources

Allagash Historical Society (Facebook)

The Upper St. John River Valley: Allagash

Maine Memory Network: Allagash


______, Bits and pieces of Allagash history (Madawaska, Me. : Allagash Historical Society, 1976)

Carlson, Shirlee Connors, The Proudwood people, 1886-1986 : 100 years as a way of life ([S.l.] : Town Crier, 1986)

Hafford, Faye O'Leary, Allagash centennial : 1886-1986 ([Madawaska, Me. : Valley Publishing Company, 1986])

Hafford, Faye O'Leary, Call me a Moosetowner : tales of the Allagash ([Madawaska, Me. : Valley Publishing Co., 1990])

Hafford, Faye O'Leary, Beans and biscuits : tales of the lumber camps ([Madawaska, Me. : Valley Publishing Co., 1995])

Kelley, Edith, Early settlement of Allagash ([Allagash, Me.? : E. Kelley], c2004)

Kelley, Edith, Allagash roots ([Allagash, Me.? : E. Kelley, 2004?])

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