Maine's Path to Statehood: How Maine Became a State

Jan 28, 2020

This is a rebroadcast of an earlier show (original air date January 9, 2020); no calls will be taken.


This program is part of Maine Calling’s yearlong series of shows relating to Maine’s bicentennial.


Earle Shettleworth, Maine historian, appointed as the sixth state historian by Gov. John Baldacci in 2004 and reappointed four years later.

Liam Riordan, early American historian, specializes in the broad Revolutionary era (ca. 1760-1830), University of Maine faculty member since 1997