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William M. Sargent's combination of a brief history about the discovery and settlement of Cushing's (or Cushing) Island combined with poetry and engravings depicting the island's landscape as well as scenes around Casco Bay. The volume includes bits of regional folklore. In the 20th and 21 Century, Cushing Island is privately owned.
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Maine History, Casco Bay
United States History
Sargent, William M., "An Historical Sketch, Guide Book, and Prospectus of Cushing's Island: Casco Bay, Coast of Maine" (1836). Maine Bicentennial. 84.