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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New hours starting May 21

Monday: 8:30 - 3:30pm Tuesday: 8:30 - 3:30pm Wednesday: 9:30 - 4:30pm

Temporarily Closed

The Collection will be closed from May 3 - May 20.

Franco Route to promote French Canadian heritage in New England

Anne Conway addresses participants of a meeting at the Museum of Work and Culture to discuss the establishment of a Franco Route of New England.

An artistic and religious history of the Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul

Juliana L'Heureux summarizes the newly published book, The Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul written by, Julie-Anne Baumer.