Portsmouth Herald advances Riordan’s talk about Maine’s quest for statehood

The Portsmouth Herald promoted an online presentation by Liam Riordan, a University of Maine professor of history, to be held at 7:30 p.m. March 25. In “Commemorating Maine Statehood: What Can We Learn from the Bicentennial?” Riordan will explore the issues that influenced the movement for statehood, including some that remain today. More information about the event is online.