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Agricultural Society of Maine Records

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Identifier: SpC MS 0688-sc
Overview The records of an agricultural society. Included are the original handwritten records and 2 copies of the typewritten transcription of the original records.

American Sermons Collection

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Identifier: SpC MS 0459

Artist's Reproduction of the Madrid Codex

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Identifier: SpC MS 0818-sc
Overview An artist's reproduction of the Madrid Codex. Includes a sketchbook and 5 leaves of drawings.

William J. Baker Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0030

Stanley Foss Bartlett Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0039
Overview The collection includes scrapbooks and papers relating to Stanley Foss Bartlett and his poetry.

Eunice Nelson Baumann Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0043
Overview Personal papers, notes and manuscripts relating to Mrs. Baumann's work in human relations and anthropology.

Clarence E. Bennett Academic Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0048
Overview The Bennett collection covers the career of a physics professor and department head from his student work at Brown University through his retirement from the University of Maine. Included are correspondence, articles, publications, manuscripts, teaching materials, department materials and student items.

Norman Cazden Collection

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Identifier: SpC MS 0528
Scope and Contents Collection includes original manuscripts, notes used for class teaching, recordings of all his works, obituary, tribute to him by Stephen Erdely, interview on tape with Dr. Sandy Ives about Cazden.

Ava Harriet Chadbourne Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0090
Overview

Writings, research materials, and notes on Maine academies, of a professor of Education, and author. Most of the papers are concerned with her writings whose topics include schools and academies in Maine, education, and place names in Maine.

Glen D. Chamberlain Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0092
Overview The collection reflects both the amateur and professional scientific studies of a high school biology teacher in Presque Isle, Maine. There are field notes, study guides, plant lists, extensive correspondence, and an unpublished manuscript for the flora of Aroostook County, Maine.

Mary Ellen Chase Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0096
Overview The letters of Mary Ellen Chase to Dr. Hugh Stalker, some writing, notebooks, portraits, and clippings.

Robert M. Chute Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0098

Milton S. and Angela Clifford Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0101
Overview The manuscripts of poems by Milton S. Clifford. Also transcriptions of the diaries of Alice Clifford, George F. Godfrey, the letters of John Franklin Godfrey, the Journal of H.E. Prentiss' trip to Europe (1866) and family photographs.

Elizabeth Jane Coatsworth Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0102
Overview Contains notebooks and diaries of Elizabeth Jane Coatsworth, a noted poet and author of children's books.

Coffin Family Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0105

Collection of Court Records, Laws, and Settlements for Massachusetts, New Hampshire and the Province of Maine

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Identifier: SpC MS 0907-sc
Overview Manuscript copies of selected sections of court records, laws, and settlements for Massachusetts, New Hampshire and the Province of Maine during the period around 1630 to 1778. Includes table of contents.

Colwell Family Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 1727
Scope and Contents

Family papers, calendars, correspondence, unpublished manuscripts, literary notes, photographs, and clippings of Maine author Miriam Colwell and her partner, the artist Chenoweth Hall. Cole family papers include business records of the Deasy and Handy Country Store, several Cole family businesses, journals, correspondence, photographs, and genealogical information for the community of Prospect Harbor.

Corydon P. Cronk Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0117
Scope and Contents The collection contains the personal papers and business records of Corydon P. Cronk of Wellesley, Massachusetts. It contains correspondence, job-related documents, photographs, subject files, and publications relating to Corydon Cronk's long and varied career in forestry. Included are speeches, reports, notes, memos, meeting notices, and conference programs. Also included are early records of the More, Mitchell, Millard, and Smith families.

Harold A. Davis Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0126
Overview Notes and manuscripts of writings by Harold A. Davis on Maine history. Included are notes and rough drafts for some of his articles.

Meyer Davis Collection

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Identifier: SpC MS 0127
Overview The Meyer Davis collection reflects the career of a society orchestra leader.

Helen M. Day Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0128

"Foot Steps of the Ancient Great Glacier of North America" manuscript by John K. DeLaski

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Identifier: SpC MS 1761-sc
Scope and Contents Original 1869 manuscript by John K. DeLaski, "Foot Steps of the Ancient Great Glacier of North America."

Lew Dietz Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0134
Overview Typescripts with corrections of Dietz's books, The Allagash (1968), The Running Man, A Touch of the Wilderness (1970), and The Year of the Big Cat (1970).

Dingley Family Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0141
Overview Letters, diaries, (1855-59), speeches, and scrapbooks of Frank Lambert Dingley (1840-1918), editor of the Lewiston Journal, biography and other papers relating to Nelson Dingley (1832-1899), Governor of Maine, and other family members.

Myrtle G. Doane Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0142
Overview Collection of correspondence, clippings, pamphlets, and publications in which Mrs. Doane's poems appear.

Charles Stewart Doty Academic Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0143
Overview The papers of a professor of history at the University of Maine, Orono. The papers contain materials concerning his research, writing, and teaching.

Normand Dubé Education Papers

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

Roger F. Duncan Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0149
Overview Papers include correspondence, manuscripts, page proofs, lecture notes, and other materials for his book, Coastal Maine, and his edition of Cruising Guide to the New England Coast, first written by his father.

Hilda Fife Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0177

Benjamin Browne Foster Diaries

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Identifier: SpC MS 0765-sc
Overview The diaries of a student and Civil War soldier.

Friendship, Maine Deeds Collection

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Identifier: SpC MS 0899-sc
Overview The collection contains typescript copies of deeds for land in Meduncook, Lincoln County, Maine from 1762 to 1807, when Maine was still a part of Massachusetts. Meduncook was later called Friendship, and a part of Lincoln County became Knox County in 1860. Included also are Rilley Bradford's handwritten and typescript copy of comments on deeds, handwritten notes on the history of Meduncook, and two unfinished handwritten legal agreements dated 1840.

Francis R. Fuller Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0194
Overview Papers of an Army officer and professor of Military Science and Tactics at the University of Maine, Orono. Includes reports, maps, photos and other papers relating to World War I and World War II and the period in between.

Bill Geagan Papers

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

Floyd Phillips Gibbons Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0200
Overview Papers contain correspondence, columns, comic strips, manuscripts of his writings, radio scripts, recordings, newsclips, photographs, and Gibbons family memorabilia.

John Edwards Godfrey Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0204
Overview Manuscripts, diaries, and notes of a prominent 19th century Maine historian. Especially strong in Maine and Bangor history.

Allen Goodwin Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0205
Overview Collection contains papers collected by Allen Goodwin including historical and genealogical information about his home town of Palermo, Maine, as well as surrounding towns such as Montville and Liberty.

Earl Leroy Green Papers

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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.

Brooks W. Hamilton Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0218
Scope and Contents The papers include personal information, correspondence, manuscripts, newspaper articles, course materials, information on public service activities, and materials relating to current legal issues in the field of journalism.

History of schools in Gorham, Maine,

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Identifier: SpC MS 0888-sc
Overview A handwritten history of schools in Gorham, Maine, probably written around 1878. Author unknown.

Mary Childs Jane Literary Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0264
Overview A collection of hand written manuscripts, typed manuscripts, and galley proofs of the children's mystery books written by Mary C. Jane.

Peter Kellman Labor Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0271
Overview Materials were collected and compiled by Peter Kellman with regard, primarily, to the strike at the International Paper Mill in Jay, Maine. Other materials include the Simplex Lockout, the Madison Project, and the Millinocket Project.

Stephen King Literary Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0278
Overview The papers of a well known author. The collection includes manuscripts, galley proofs, correspondence, screen plays on videotape, etc.

Paul A. Knaut Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0281

George A. LaBonte Forestry Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0284
Overview The papers of a forest entomologist working for the Maine Forest Service.

Donald Richard Larrabee Journalistic Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0289
Overview The papers are related to articles and columns written by Donald Richard Larrabee, a Washington correspondent.

Clarence C. Little Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0300
Scope and Contents Correspondence, manuscripts of writings, reprints of publications, periodicals, scrapbooks, and other papers relating to Little's career as a biologist and educator, his family, his second wife, Beatrice Johnson Little, Jackson Memorial Laboratory which he directed, cancer research, tobacco industry, genetics, college and universities.

Academic Affairs. Dean, College Of Liberal Arts And Sciences. Maine Folklife Center (University Of Maine) Records

 Record Group
Identifier: UA RG 0006-003-022
Scope and Contents The records mainly contains textual information created by the University of Maine's Maine Folklife Center, but there are also photographic material, audio recording on vinyl records, CDs, and cassettes, and also computer disks containing programming material. The record series Administrative Records contains copies of various departmental reports and policies, fund raising information, Board of Advisors meeting material, and publicity material. Also, includes information regarding...

Kendall A. Merriam Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0341
Scope and Contents Manuscripts of poetry, typescripts, notebooks, newspaper clippings, correspondence and miscellaneous papers of a Maine poet and author.

Harold F. Moon Theater Scrapbooks

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Identifier: SpC MS 0352
Overview The Harold F. Moon collection is composed of materials that document his career in the theater in the Bangor area. Includes scrapbooks of clippings, programs, and a manuscript.

Norman B. Nash Historical Research Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0359
Scope and Contents The Norman B. Nash collection contains historical research on Eastern Maine and New Brunswick. The collection includes manuscripts, notes, correspondence, and illustrations. A number of original documents are photocopied.

Arthur Herbert Norton Ornithological Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0368
Overview The correspondence, notes, articles, scientific papers, and other papers of Arthur Norton concerning birds, mammals, botany, and the natural history of Maine. Includes the card file catalogue used in "Maine Birds."

Richard O'Connor Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0371

Paideuma Collection

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Identifier: SpC MS 0382

Sanford Phippen Literary Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0406
Overview Papers of a Maine author, poet, and high school teacher and alumnus of the University of Maine. Includes papers concerning his publications High clouds soaring, Storms driving low: the letters of Ruth Moore, The police know everything, and Kitchen boy. Also includes writings of Orono High School students and writings of and about other Maine authors

James Shepherd Pike Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0409
Scope and Contents The papers of a journalist, diplomat and author from Calais, Maine. Including correspondence, diaries, notebooks, account books, manuscripts, and some family material. Correspondents include Salmon P. Chase, Charles Anderson Dana, G.G. Fogg, and Horace Greeley.

Faculty Records (University of Maine). Professor Holmes (Edward M.) Records

 Record Group
Identifier: UA RG 0011-001
Scope and Contents This records group mostly consists of annotated manuscripts (including published and unpublished) of short fictional stories written by Maine author and University of Maine english professor Edward "Ted" M. Holmes. A number of the short stories featured are also compiled in the various manuscripts of “Islands In My Life”. There are also notes and letters regarding some of the manuscripts including from publishers. For some of the stories there are clippings of the published version of the...

Remick Family Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0430
Overview Remick family papers include items that date to the late 17th century. Most of the papers concern Oliver P. Remick and his service in the U.S. Revenue Cutter Service, forerunner of the U.S. Coast Guard, from 1876-1895. Included are some earlier and later family materials, and historical Revenue Cutter Service materials. Also contains unpublished manuscripts of Martha Remick.

Arnold Thomas Rubenstein Historical Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0441
Overview Manuscripts of Rubenstein's unpublished books (Thousand Years of Russian History, The Potemkin) and book proposals (The Two Russian Revolutions 1905 and 1907, and Russia: What It Was and What It Is). Also included are copied papers that pertain to these manuscripts, notes, and source materials. Some of this material is translated, some is in German, French, and Russian. Some materials on Trotsky are included.

Sagetrieb Collection

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Identifier: SpC MS 0446

Shaker Collection

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Identifier: SpC MS 0763-sc
Overview The collection includes handwritten copies of the following Shaker laws and covenants: 1. The Holy orders of God, for all those who are called in the first church, or order of gospel freedom on earth. Given by divine inspiration in the church at New Lebanon, November 30th, 1840. 2. Millenial laws, or gospel statutes and ordinances adapted to the day of Christ's second appearing given and established in the church for the protection thereof by Father Joseph Meacham and Mother Lucy Wright, the...

Merle B. Shaw Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0460
Overview Research materials and papers of Merle B. Shaw, a paper technologist whose career was spent at the National Bureau of Standards in Washington, D.C.

Walter Brown Smith Journals

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Identifier: SpC MS 0470
Overview Collection of personal journals of one of the founders and first curator of the Abbe Museum at Acadia National park. Materials are related to geology and archaeology and include some correspondence, original illustrations of Native American artifacts, books, and pamphlets used by Walter B. Smith. Archaeological journals have been transcribed and indexed.

Richard S. Sprague Academic Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0475
Overview The papers of Professor Richard Sprague concern primarily his research and includes a number of unpublished manuscripts, and notes and correspondence to accompany the manuscripts. Included are materials about Carl Sprinchorn, artist, John Springer, woodsman, George Chapman and Albert Gallatin.

Carl Sprinchorn Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0477
Overview The Sprinchorn papers are the work of an artist and art historian. He was in contact with many of the important artists of the early 20th century such as Marsden Hartley and Rex Slinkard. The papers include correspondence, art exhibition materials, unpublished manuscripts, and notes of Sprinchorn during his working life.

Jasper Jacob Stahl Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0478
Overview Papers of a historian of Waldoboro, Maine including correspondence, research notes, and clippings relating to Stahl's history of Waldoboro and to Germans in Maine.

Deborah Thompson Architectural Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0497
Overview The collection includes manuscripts, proofs, and notes.

Thoreau Fellowship Records

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Identifier: SpC MS 0499
Overview Included are manuscripts of writings, publications, pamphlets, reprints, and photos.

James Russell Wiggins Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0626
Overview Papers of the Executive Editor and Vice President of the Washington Post. Most of the collection is related to the Washington Post with some personal papers. Other papers include Wiggins' appointment as ambassador to the United Nations, 1968-69, and files relating to his work at the Ellsworth American newspaper.

Dorothy Clarke Wilson Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0630
Overview Manuscripts, notes, galley, literary proofs and other literary papers of an author from Orono, Maine. Wilson wrote books, essays, plays, short stories, and poems. Collection includes manuscripts, correspondence, business papers, slide lectures, and a series concerning Edwin Wilson, Dorothy's husband, a Methodist minister.

Emily Yate Class Project

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Identifier: SpC MS 1623-sc
Overview Created as a project for a class at Old Town High School, Old Town, Maine. "A Church in Time" includes text; two CD-ROMs with script, history and photographs; and transcription of script.