Franco-American Collection

Third-Party Resources

Franco-American Drugstore, 1950s

The inclusion of links on this page does not indicate the Franco-American Collection is in any way affiliated to these sites, and the Collection is not responsible for their content.  If you would like to suggest an addition to this list, please contact us.

Columns, Blogs and Websites:

Family Ties, a column of the Bangor Daily News, Roxanne Moore Saucier

The Franco-American Blog at the Portland Press Herald, maintained by Juliana L'Heureux

The Franco-American Women's Institute, a membership organization of women dedicated to preserving Franco-American culture and experiences.

French North America, a blog by David Vermette

The Red Cedar blog by James LaForest, focusing on Franco-Americans in the American Midwest


 Performance Centers:

The Franco-American Heritage Center, Lewiston


Archives, Museums and Educational Centers:

Acadian Archives, Univesity of Maine at Fort Kent

Centre Franco-Americain (Franco-American Center), University of Maine at Orono:

Franco-American Center, Manchester, New Hampshire

Franco-American Studies at the University of Maine

French North America Minor at USM

French Institute / Institut Francais at Assumption College, Worcester, Massachusetts

Maine Franco-American Genealogical Society, Lewiston

Museum L-A, Lewiston

Winter/Spring Open Hours


We have new Tuesday evening hours!  Through the end of May, the Collection will be open on Tuesdays until 7:30 pm.  It will usually be closed between 4 and 5 on Tuesdays.

The Collection is generally open Monday-Thursday, from 10am - 4pm, although it will sometimes be closed to accommodate the Coordinator's schedule, especially in the mornings.  Call (753-6545) or e-mail ( before visiting if you wish to confirm that it will be open.

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