Merci Train - Maine

Maine Merci Boxcar Maine Flag

Boothbay Railway Village
P.O. Box 123
586 Wiscasset Road (Route 27)
Boothbay, ME 04537

To find information about the car using the website, use the EXPLORE tab and then the MAINE RAILROAD HISTORY tab.

Steve Markowitz, Director of Operations


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Maine has an extensive collection of Merci Train gifts at the Maine State Museum in Augusta, near the capitol building.

Contact Angela Goebel-Bain, Curator of Historical Collections
Email - 207-287-6658

The collection at the museum includes the 49 provincial shields that decorated the car when it arrived in 1948.

Here is a link to an xls file that lists 1,000 items the Maine State Museum has from the Merci Boxcar.

List of Items

Maine Gift 3 Maine Gift 4 Maine Gift 5
Maine Gift 6 Maine Gift 7 Maine Gift 9
Maine Gift 8 Maine Gift 12
Maine Gift 1 Maine Gift 10
Maine Gift 2 Maine Gift 11

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