Franco-American Collection

USM’s Franco-American Collection preserves and promotes the culture and heritage of Maine’s Franco-American population. It holds a wealth of research materials, and it sponsors a variety of events that celebrate and promote the history and culture of Franco-Americans. Learn more about Franco-American Collection.

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My Queen of Hearts

A Franco-American blog about keeping our heritage close and active.

Local Franco-American fights cancer with faith and medicine

Rita Dube shares her experience of battling breast cancer.

Franco Memory through Song

Last spring students of Colby College set out to learn about Maine’s Franco American music culture by interviewing members of Les Troubadours!

Events

Mar
13
Tue

The Unique Basilica of St. Peter and Paul

1:30 PM, University of Southern Maine Lewiston-Auburn Campus Room 170
Apr
17
Tue

The Culture of Beer in the Franco-American Tradition

4:00 PM, University of Southern Maine Lewiston-Auburn Campus Room 170
Apr
20
Fri

Troubadours Sing-Along

1:30 PM, University of Southern Maine Lewiston-Auburn Campus Room 170
May
18
Fri

Troubadours Sing-Along

1:30 PM, University of Southern Maine Lewiston-Auburn Campus Room 170