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A. Hobson & Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0250

Account Books (1907-1930)

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1011-sc
Overview Two account books covering the years 1907-1917 and 1918-Jan. 1930. Also included are records of road labor during the winter months from 1907-1917 and 1918-1927.

Student Organizations. University of Maine All Maine Women Records

 Collection
Identifier: UA RG 0009-004
Overview The records include a history of the organization, membership information, correspondence, financial records, and information about special projects and events.

Amadamast Fishing Club (Orono, Me.) Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0689-sc
Overview The records of a fishing club. Included are minutes of meetings, financial records, savings deposit books, photographs, photographic negatives, slides, inventories, correspondence, receipts, original drawings, and a map of the Appalachian Trail from Katahdin to Mt. Bigelow published in 1934.

Ames Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0017
Overview The collection contains the business records and personal papers of members of the Ames family of Machias, Maine. It centers on papers of John K. Ames and his sons, Frank and Alfred Ames and also has records of S.W. Pope and Company and the Machias Lumber Company.

Androscoggin and Kennebec Railroad Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0019
Overview Primarily records of the treasurer's office of the Waterville, Maine, railroad company.

Association of Teacher Educators in Maine Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1224-sc
Overview Records of the organization including its constitution, minutes of the executive board, 1987-1992, financial records, and membership lists, as well as information about conferences.

Baycrest Hotel Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0209
Overview The collection contains records from the Baycrest Hotel in Harborside, Cape Rosier, Maine. This small collection contains primarily financial records of the hotel. Included are journals of expenses incurred in running the hotel, 1939-1953, and registers from 1928-1965 of total charges for each guest for rooms, meals, the garage, etc. Also included are three volumes of daily guest registers, 1912-1967, listing the name and home address of each guest.

Beebee, Ludlow & Co. Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0866-sc
Overview A small collection of records of a bullion and exchange dealer. The collection includes letters, receipts, and accounts of Beebee, Ludlow & Co. of New York, Beebee & Co. of New York, and Ludlow, Beebee & Co. of Philadelphia. The period covered is 1846 to 1881.

Jacob Blanchard Diaries

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0985-sc
Overview Diaries of a resident of Blanchard, Maine. The 4 diaries cover the years 1887, 1888, 1889-June 1890, and 1892-June 1894.

Bucknam Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1038-sc
Overview Papers of residents of Columbia Falls, Maine, and records of a temperance society in Columbia Falls. Twenty-three pages of one of the notebooks are records of the Howard Association for the Promotion of Temperance in Columbia Falls for the years 1834 to 1840. The remainder of the notebook and the second notebook were used as daybooks for farm records of expenses and money received.

Bussell Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0080
Overview Papers and business records of Alfred W. Bussell of Argyle, Maine and John B. Bussell of Old Town, Maine.

C. E. Thayer Son Business Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0494
Overview Documents of a general store in Winterport, Maine. Among the letters are some personal ones including one about petitioning in a murder / assault case.

Willis Carter Diaries

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0084

Central Maine Power Company Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1008
Overview Records from 40 small electric companies established in Maine in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. The companies subsequently were acquired by Central Maine Power Company between 1910 and 1965.

Philip Chadbourn Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1121-sc
Overview Papers of Philip Chadbourn include letters, bills, notes due for loans, etc., as well as a document from 1850 listing assessed amounts to be collected from residents of Hollis for work on town highways and bridges. The collection also contains a few letters, dating 1858-1860, to Samuel Chadbourn, presumably Philip Chadbourn's son. It also contains a work log, 1856-1857, for work done by various individuals, including carpentry, use of sleigh and oxen, etc.

University of Maine Clubs and Organizations Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0535
Overview Collection includes minutes, programs, photographs, publications, notes, and correspondence of various clubs and organizations at the University of Maine at Orono. Also includes some newsletters produced by these clubs and organizations.

Colson & Rhoades Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0109

Richard O. Conant Financial Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0937-sc
Overview Personal financial papers of a wholesale grocer in Portland, Maine.

Croswell Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0782
Overview Business records of the Croswell family, long-time owners of a general store in Farmington, Maine.

Ruth I. Curran Diaries

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1027-sc
Overview Five diaries covering the years 1976-1979 and 1982 of a widow living in Bangor, Maine. Included in the diaries are descriptions of the weather and temperature each day, records of how much money she spent, her activities with Earle and her other friends and relatives, what she ate at home and at what restaurants she and Earle ate. Receipts for purchases which were kept in the diaries were removed and placed in separate folders.

Current Events Club Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0121
Overview Records of the Current Events Club of Gardiner, Maine that date back to 1892.

Olive E. Dana Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0123

Harry E. Davis Tax Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0939-sc
Overview A collection of tax receipts from Lewiston, Maine.

John Franklin Day Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0129
Overview The collection contains personal correspondence from the 1920s through the 1960s reflecting Day's literary interests, efforts to publish his work and his activities in various social organizations. Client files from his career in insurance are also found in the collection.

Deasy Handy General Store and Post Office Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0131
Overview The records of a general store, its owners and a post office in Prospect Harbor, Maine. Includes correspondence, account books, receipts, catalogues, invoices and vouchers. The records of the post office include registered package and letter records, stamps, parcel records, money orders, Postmaster's correspondence and postal guides. The bulk of the records date from 1870-1890. Some of the letters reflect Daniel Deasy's and J. W. Handy's former professions as sea captains.

Dover and Foxcroft Light and Heat Company Records (Central Maine Power Company Collection)

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0145
Scope and Contents Financial records of a local electric utility in Maine. Included are ledgers and invoice books covering the years 1895 to 1916.

Normand Dubé Education Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0148
Overview The papers of an educator, poet, and major figure in the Franco-American revival of the 1970s.

Richard T. Dunlap Receipt Book

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0710-sc
Overview A receipt book for payments by Richard T. Dunlap. Some of the entries are for taxes received and the last entry is for money received from the estate of R.T. Dunlap dated April 6, 1864.

Charles J. Dunn Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0150
Scope and Contents The collection covers his entire legal career, his term as Treasurer of the University of Maine, and his term as Maine Supreme Court Judge. Included are correspondence, letters, bills, and receipts. The legal papers include records of cases involving assaults, divorce, estates, collections, bankruptcies, and pensions. Also included are records of the University of Maine (1896-1936), the draft board (WWI), and the town of Orono (1833-1914).

George B. Dunn Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0151
Scope and Contents The papers of a lumberman and farmer in Houlton, Maine. Included are account books, financial records, correspondence, deeds, leases, ledgers, receipts, Dunn family papers, stumpage records, tax information, and time books.

East Branch Dam Company and East Branch Improvement Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1015-sc
Overview Records of a company and its successor which owned a share of the power rights of the Penobscot River in Maine.

Albert S. Eells Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0161
Overview The collection contains records from Albert Eells's grocery business in Camden, Maine and his shipyard in Rockport, Maine.

Roscoe C. Emery Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0166
Overview Papers related to Roscoe C. Emery's roles as a politician, newspaper editor, real estate agent and insurance agent in Eastport, Maine.

John Fairfield Sermons

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1550-sc
Overview Collection contains manuscript copies of sermons of John Fairfield, most undated and one dated 1768. Also includes receipts, 1770-1779, from Fairfield mostly to Thomas Cutts for money paid to Fairfield from the town of Pepperrellboro (now Saco), Maine.

Samuel Farnsworth Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0718-sc
Overview Papers of a sea captain.

Nathan A. Farwell Financial Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0928-sc
Overview Financial papers of a resident of Waldoboro, Maine.

Foster Drug Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0183

Frankfort, Maine Tax Collection Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0745-sc
Overview A tax collector's record book for Frankfort, Maine for 1891. Included in the record book are records for registered cows from 1892 to 1917. Included also is a receipt for 1897 taxes in Stockton Springs paid by Eli C. West.

Leonard G. Freeman Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0188

Stanley L. Freeman Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0189
Overview Papers which reflect the career of a long-term educator at the University of Maine.

Bill Geagan Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0197
Overview The collection contains personal papers of Bill Geagan, an author, columnist, illustrator and naturalist from Bangor, Maine.

Student Organizations And Publications. General Student Senate (University Of Maine) Records

 Record Group
Identifier: UA RG 0009-008
Scope and Contents The records mainly contain textual information created by the University of Maine General Student Senate, but there are also photographic material in Box 9, folders 4, 7, 8, 10, 12, 14, 16, 55, 59, 64, 70, 77, 84, 87, 89, 96, 97, 106, 111, 112; Box 10, Folder 4, 5, 7, 8, 10; Box 16, Folder 29, a photo & stamp press in Box 9 Folder 59, film strips in Box 8, Folder 15, and a scrapbook of clippings in Box 17. The record series Administrative Records includes meeting minutes,...

Fred Alliston Gilbert Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0202
Overview Papers relating to the logging industry in Maine and the Great Northern Paper Company.

Amos and Octavia Moulton Graffte Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0207
Overview The collection reflects the business and civic activities of both Amos A. and Octavia Moulton Graffte. The collection is enriched by notes of explanation added to most items by the Grafftes' daughter, Marjorie Graffte Prout, the donor of the collection.

Walter H. Gray Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1276-sc
Overview Collection contains papers from Gray's service as a warden with the Maine Dept. of Sea and Shore Fisheries. Includes pocket diaries from 1964 and 1965; memos to Gray from the department, 1959-1964; requisitions and inventories for clothing and equipment, 1964-1966; blank departmental forms; paycheck stubs; and miscellaneous articles about fisheries.

Earl Leroy Green Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0211
Overview

The Earl Green collection consists of papers of Dr. Earl Green and his wife and associate, Margaret C. Green. Included are personal papers from graduate school, teaching papers from Ohio State, research materials from Jackson Lab, and before, Jackson Lab business papers, and reprints of articles by Jackson Lab's staff and others on genetics.

Rice W. Guptill Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0714-sc
Overview The papers of a justice of the peace and town clerk. Included are legal documents, receipts, and letters.

Haley Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0787-sc
Overview The papers of the Haley family living in Kittery, Maine. Included are bills, receipts, tax records, deeds, promissory notes, and agreements mainly regarding Thomas Haley. Included also are papers concerning Newbury Haley and other Haley family members.

Hamlin Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0219
Overview The Hamlin family papers consist primarily of the personal, political and business papers of Hannibal Hamlin, his sons Charles, Cyrus, Hannibal E., and Frank Hamlin, Charles Hamlin's son, Charles E. Hamlin and his wife, Myra Sawyer Hamlin, and their daughter, Louise Hamlin. The collection also includes papers of Hannibal Hamlin's brother, Elijah L. Hamlin and his son, Augustus C. Hamlin, as well as photographs, and materials about other family members.

Andrew Hawes Receipts

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1245-sc
Overview Receipts for goods purchased by Andrew Hawes. Hawes was a resident of Deering, a section of Portland, Maine. Represented are dealers in fancy goods, stationery, and groceries, as well as insurance agents, carpenters, booksellers, etc., all located in Portland. Also included in the collection are a few receipts for Martin Hawes dating from the 1840s.

Hill Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0245
Overview The collection contains personal papers and business records of members of the Hill family, early residents of Kittery and Berwick, Maine.

Hill Jewelry Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0244

Barbara Dunn Hitchner Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0248
Scope and Contents Materials in the collection generally include newspaper clippings, original records and copies of original records, and notes from various sources. Genealogies also include Barbara Dunn Hitchner correspondence.

Duncan Howlett Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0254
Scope and Contents The collection contains the papers of Duncan Howlett of Center Lovell, Maine, a minister, author, and forester. They concern his activities as a small woodland owner and as one of the founders of the Small Woodland Owners Association of Maine. Represented in the collection are materials from Rev. Howlett's terms of office on the boards of directors and various committees of the American Forestry Association, the Forest History Society, and the Natural Resources Council of Maine. These files...

George W. Ingersoll Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0770-sc
Overview The papers of a lawyer, businessman, and Collector of the Port of Bangor, Maine. Included are letters, bills, receipts, and agreements, mostly pertaining to logging in Maine. Also included are typed transcripts of many of the bills and letters. Also included is a copy of the pamphlet A tribute to the dead: Robert Ingersoll's matchless eulogy of Roscoe Conkling. Also included is An Act to incorporate the Bangor Boom Company (approved March 22, 1843)

Charles Rogers Ireland Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0260
Overview Collection contains personal papers and business records of Charles R. Ireland as well as a few papers of other members of the Ireland family. The majority of the collection contains business ledgers and invoices to Wm. B. Ireland & Son and C.R. Ireland for goods purchased for their dry goods and grocery business in Stetson. Records (1874-1887) of the Stetson Post Office are also found in the collection

J. F. & A. H. Chase Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1014-sc
Overview Business records of a manufacturer of lumber and cooperage in East Limington, Maine. Included are 4 account books and approximately 40 bills and letters.

John Cassidy & Son Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0088

Johnston Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0267
Scope and Contents Personal papers and business records of three generations of the Johnston family, builders of dams and bridges in Maine. Included are materials of William Jasper Johnston; his son, William Percy Johnston; and Percy's son, Donald Percy Johnston. A few items belonging to John Johnston, father of Jasper Johnston are also found in the collection. The collection includes many photographs of dams and other construction projects of the Johnston family. Included are phorographs and negatives, letters,...

Josselyn Botanical Society of Maine Records

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Identifier: SpC MS 0269
Overview The records of the Josselyn Botanical Society of Maine include meeting minutes, newsletters, correspondence, scrapbooks, and clippings recording the society's activities. It also includes journals, lantern slides, and microscope slides documenting the information gathered by the society.

Katahdin Iron Works Records

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Identifier: SpC MS 0270
Overview Records of the Katahdin Iron Works, an iron producing company located near Brownville Junction, Maine. It also includes records of Piscataquis Iron Works, a successor to Katahdin, and records generated by Prentiss and Carlisle Company of Bangor while managing the timberland on the Iron Works property.

Kezar Falls Methodist Episcopal Church Treasurer's Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1189-sc
Overview The volumes record names of church members and amounts of money given each Sunday. The first volume also lists church trustees and stewards as well as members of various church committees. The second volume includes a section entitled "Scrapbook," that lists events at the church from 1913 to 1915.

Kilby Family Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0276

Kippewa for Girls Records

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Identifier: SpC MS 0280
Overview The collection contains records of Kippewa for Girls, a summer camp located on Lake Cobbosseecontee in Winthrop, Maine.

Lane and Usher Records

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Identifier: SpC MS 0287

Arthur W. Leonard Receipts

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0741-sc
Overview Receipts of a farmer in Maine. Included are receipts for state, county and town taxes paid by A.W. Leonard from the town of Thorndike, Maine (1912-1953) and receipts from Peter Harmon & Son. Included also is a receipt for payment in full for a Pontiac and 2 receipts to Herbert Leonard for books and athletic fees at Maine Central Institute and for watch repair from Dieudonné Fortin in Waterville, Maine.