Calais [Maine]: J.A. Sears, Printer, 1875. Cloth. [HISTORY]. 12mo (7” x 4 ¾”); 208pp; marron cloth over board, blind-stamped borders and corner ornaments, gilt-stamped lettering on front board; brown endpapers; binding tight; spine ends lightly scuffed, mark to front board; very good plus. Very good +. Item #1617
A short history of the towns of Calais, Maine, and St. Stephens, New Brunswick, sister cities across the St. Croix River Reservoir. The chapters include a review of the churches, physicians, newspapers, banks and insurance companies, shipping, bridges, literature, benevolent societies, railways, mills, cemeteries, and the smuggling that occurs between the towns located in different countries.