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Charles J. Dunn Papers

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

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.

Hollis C. Dunton Personal and Business Papers

Identifier: SpC MS 0795-sc
Overview The personal and business papers of a businessman in Rumford, Maine. The personal papers include correspondence from Hollis's brother Charles living in California and from Hollis's wife "Nettie", correspondence about tourmalines, 3 small personal notebooks, a life insurance policy (in folio folder), and other miscellaneous correspondence. The records of the Oxford Mica Mining Company include correspondence, bills and receipts, agreements to lease mining rights, and records for the sale of stock...

William Warren Durgin Papers

Identifier: SpC MS 0152

Dutton Family Papers

Identifier: SpC MS 0153
Scope and Contents Records, letters, and photos of an Ellsworth, Maine family, and of the Wheelock, Craig, and Briggs families of Augusta. Also included are sermons by Dutton family members.

Samuel P. Dutton Letter

Identifier: SpC MS 1491-sc
Overview Letter discussing the need for haulers of logs to settle amount of money due to them for log drives.

Harold Jacobsen Dyer Papers

Identifier: SpC MS 1653
Overview Papers include articles, publications, etc.; materials and photographs pertaining to Baxter State Park and Mount Katahdin; and miscellaneous personal and professional papers. Also contains information about Dyer's years as a student at the University of Maine.

Isaac Dyer Ledger No. 3

Identifier: SpC MS 1170-sc
Overview A ledger recording financial transactions of Isaac Dyer of Baldwin, Maine. He appears to have owned a sawmill there.

E. L. Staples Ledger

Identifier: SpC MS 1206-sc
Overview Ledger of an unidentified lumber business, probably that of E.L. Staples, Lewiston, Maine. The company, owned by Ernest L. Staples, was a box and lumber manufacturer and dealt in lumber, moldings, flooring, doors, windows, and box shooks. It also did band-sawing, planing and jobbing.

E. Plummer and Sons Records

Identifier: SpC MS 0413
Overview The collection consists of four unidentified volumes. By their dates, it is assumed that they mostly concern the firm of E. Plummer and Sons, incorporated in 1901.

E. R. Wingate & Co. Ledger

Identifier: SpC MS 1327-sc
Overview Ledger from a general store listing names of customers, goods sold and their prices. Items include tobacco, flour, herring, needles, flannel, etc. The location of the business is not indicated.

Early Maine Images Collection

Identifier: SpC MS 0154
Overview A collection of illustrations of Maine scenes found on pages removed from magazines and newspapers of the mid to late nineteenth century. Includes scenes of logging, lumbering, hunting and fishing, as well as illustrations of significant buildings around the state.

East Branch Dam Company and East Branch Improvement Company Records

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.

Eastern Corporation Records

Identifier: SpC MS 1487
Overview The collection contains records of the Eastern Corporation, a paper manufacturer in Brewer, Maine. The records include administrative files, architectural and mechanical drawings, patents and trademarks, company publications, etc. The records were acquired by Special Collections in 2007 and 2008 from the Maine Folklife Center at the University of Maine. The Folklife Center conducted an oral history project with former employees of the company and in conjunction with that project also collected...

Eastern Express Co. Records

Identifier: SpC MS 0711-sc
Overview A receipt book (4 pages) showing business conducted with J.P. Hooper, a merchant tailor in Bucksport, Maine.

Eastern Maine General Hospital School of Nursing Collection

Identifier: SpC MS 0167
Scope and Contents This collection reflects the history of the School of Nursing at Eastern Maine General Hospital/Eastern Maine Medical Center from its beginning. Included are photographs, yearbooks, scrapbooks, correspondence, artifacts, etc. concerning the School of Nursing and its alumni. Rules, curricula, administrative papers, and student progress reports are also included.

Gertrud E. Ebbeson Papers

Identifier: SpC MS 0157

Fannie Hardy Eckstorm Papers

Identifier: SpC MS 0158
Overview The collection contains correspondence, writings, speeches and research files of Fannie Hardy Eckstorm. Eckstorm's journals, notebooks and research material on ballads, Indian languages and legends and Indian place names in Maine are also included.

Llewellyn N. Edwards Papers

Identifier: SpC MS 0160
Overview Papers of Llewellyn Nathaniel Edwards, a graduate of the University of Maine and an expert on bridges and on concrete.

Albert S. Eells Papers

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

Eli Sprague, Titcomb Bailey & Company Account for James Dyer

Identifier: SpC MS 1729-sc
Overview An account of an 18th century mill in the area of Baileysville, Maine for work, goods, and services performed by James Dyer.

Eliot Farmers' Union Records

Identifier: SpC MS 0162
Overview Records of the Eliot Farmers' Union, a store in Eliot, Maine, owned and operated by John W. Staples.

Elks (Fraternal order), Lodge No. 244 Membership Ledgers

Identifier: SpC MS 1126-sc
Overview Many entries list date and place of birth and occupation for individual members. Collection also contains a small amount of correspondence from 1918 of the lodge secretary.

Robert O. E. Elliot Papers

Identifier: SpC MS 0164
Overview Papers of an outdoorsman, journalist, writer, and photographer who spent much of his life in Maine. The collection contains correspondence, drafts of articles, and copies of published articles that document Robert Elliot's long career as a writer and photographer.

Emery and Kinney Families Papers

Identifier: SpC MS 0940-sc
Overview A collection relating to the Emery and Kinney families of Eastport, Maine.

Roscoe C. Emery Papers

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.

William Engel Papers

Identifier: SpC MS 0168
Overview The collection contains records of William Engel's timberlands business and of the firm of Lowell & Engel.

Epsilon Sigma Phi, Chi Chapter Records

Identifier: SpC MS 1463
Overview Contains records of the Chi Chapter of Epsilon Sigma Phi at the University of Maine. Collection includes biographical information and photographs of charter members, especially Arthur L. Deering, as well as of elected members from 1930 through the 1950s.

E. W. Ericson Diary

Identifier: SpC MS 1585-sc
Overview A diary kept by E.W. Ericson of Rumford, Maine, in 1926. Entries describe his activities in school and at home.

European and North American Railway Company Records

Identifier: SpC MS 0776
Overview The records consist primarily of correspondence and legal documents of the European and North American Railway Company from 1878 to -1882.

Excelsior Mill Records

Identifier: SpC MS 0026

F. B. Blanchard & Co. Records

Identifier: SpC MS 1194-sc
Overview Includes a daybook and corresponding ledger with index for a general store in Waterville, Maine. Goods purchased include sugar, candles, cider, flannel, tobacco, pork, apples, etc.

Staff Organizations. Faculty And Professional Association (University Of Maine) Records

 Record Group
Identifier: UA RG 0008-007
Scope and Contents The records contain textual information created and curated by the University of Maine's Faculty and Professional Association's secretary includes copies of the constitution and bylaws, minutes, correspondence and related papers.

John Fairbanks Store Ledger

Identifier: SpC MS 0171

Governor John Fairfield Letters

Identifier: SpC MS 0819-sc
Overview A series of six letters recounting the local history of Biddeford and Saco published in the Saco Democrat in August 1847. The letters were signed by "O. K." John Fairfield pasted the letters into a pocket notebook and presented them to his wife.

John Fairfield Sermons

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.

Fairfield, Maine Tax Records

Identifier: SpC MS 1305-sc
Overview Tax collector's record book for the town of Fairfield, Maine. Timothy Jones was the collector for the town. The volume includes the names of residents, their poll tax, and the amount of taxes assessed on real estate and personal property.

Farm Account Book (1913-1916)

Identifier: SpC MS 1033-sc
Overview A farm account book from August 1913 to 1916. It is unknown who kept the account book.

Farm Account Book (1918-1919)

Identifier: SpC MS 0959-sc
Overview A farm account book from 1918 to 1919. It is unknown who kept the account book and there are no towns mentioned so it is unknown where the farm was located.

Farmer's Daybook (1850-1866)

Identifier: SpC MS 0979-sc
Overview A daybook of a farmer who probably lived in Dixfield, Maine.

Farmer's Diary and Account Book (1906-1921)

Identifier: SpC MS 0716-sc
Overview A ledger containing a farmer's diary and list of accounts, possibly from Phillips, Maine.

Farmer's Notebook (1941)

Identifier: SpC MS 1028-sc
Overview A small notebook listing farm produce sold in 1941. Includes names of buyers, type and quantity of produce bought, and price.

Charles M. Farnham Diaries

Identifier: SpC MS 1702-sc
Overview Diaries maintained by Charles M. Farnham in 1863 and 1864. Also included is a diary, 1912, of Emma Farnham, Charles Farnham's wife, in which she describes the weather, her daily activities, etc.

Hattie E. Farnsworth Poetry Notebook

Identifier: SpC MS 0717-sc
Overview A notebook containing handwritten copies of poems by such poets as Henry W. Longfellow, William Cullen Bryant, Sir Walter Scott, Edgar A. Poe.

Samuel Farnsworth Papers

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

Nathan A. Farwell Financial Papers

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

John Newcomer Feaster Papers

Identifier: SpC MS 0174

Oscar F. Fellows Papers

Identifier: SpC MS 0175
Overview The collection contains the papers of Oscar F. Fellows from his work as counsel to the International Commission Pertaining to the St. John River. The collection also contains some material belonging to Raymond Fellows, Oscar Fellows's son.

Josie H. L. Fels Correspondence

Identifier: SpC MS 1252-sc
Overview Family letters primarily to and from Josie H.L. Fowle Fels of Yarmouth, Maine. The letters mostly concern the care of her sister, Fannie D.J. Fowle Jewett, as well as information about Jewett's estate after her death in 1949. The collection also contains two letters to Jewett dated 1927 and 1929 as well as an obituary of Arthur B. Fels, husband of Josie Fels.

Charles Henry Fernald Geology Lectures

Identifier: SpC MS 1677-sc
Overview Includes Fernald's lecture notes in mineralogy and geology and copies of lectures in geology by Professor William North Rice, Wesleyan University, 1886.

Earle Leslie Ferren Scrapbook

Identifier: SpC MS 1723-sc
Overview A scrapbook of photographs of University of Maine campus buildings, the Lamda Chi Alpha fraternity house, university students, and mascot Bananas the bear.

William Pitt Fessenden Letter

Identifier: SpC MS 1679-sc
Overview Fessenden, in a letter to Edward H. Thomas, an attorney in Portland, Maine, discusses his vote to acquit Andrew Johnson at his impeachment trial.

David A. Field and Edward A. Field Diaries

Identifier: SpC MS 0176
Overview The diaries of Edward A. Field cover the years 1861 to his death in 1903. The diaries of David A. Field (Edward's son), cover the years 1875 to 1923.

Waldo L. Fielding Typescript Draft

Identifier: SpC MS 0841-sc
Overview Edited typescript draft of Waldo L. Fielding's book Pregnancy: the best state of the union. Included is a note on the manuscript from Thea Wheelwright, dated 2/24/72.

Hilda Fife Papers

Identifier: SpC MS 0177

Administration And Finance. Budget And Business Services. University Of Maine Financial Statements

Identifier: UA RG 0004-003-001
Scope and Contents The records contain financial statements prepared annually by the University of Maine and audited by an accounting firm. Includes the statements and a cover letter from the auditing accounting firm. Post 1968 the statements include University of Maine System campuses.

First Universalist Society Clippings

Identifier: SpC MS 1587-sc
Overview One page of newspapers clippings about the founding and dedication of the First Universalist Society. Clippings are pasted into a blank volume entitled Records of the 1st Universalist Society, Kittery, Me., Sept. 12th, 1870.

Fish Dealer's Ledger

Identifier: SpC MS 1160-sc
Overview Ledger from an unidentified fish dealer in Vinalhaven, Maine, 1879-1882.

William Fish Account Book

Identifier: SpC MS 1149-sc
Overview Listings by date of accounts with various individuals and materials purchased or work done. Goods include bushels of barley or rye, pork, rum, coffee, etc. Work includes plowing, use of horses, mowing, etc.

Fishing in Maine Postcard Collection

Identifier: SpC MS 1308-sc
Overview Postcards showing scenes from various fishing villages and ports in Maine, including Boothbay Harbor, Bucksport, Friendship, Kennebunkport, Monhegan Island, Ogunquit, Rockland and Vinalhaven. Shown are fishermen, fish houses and wharves, and lobster shacks as well as activities such as drying fish, lobstering, cleaning fish, trout fishing, clamming, sardine packing, etc. The collection also includes a copy of a photograph showing unidentified boys sitting by a fish house.

Raynor K. Fitzhugh Scrapbook

Identifier: SpC MS 1616

Five Year Diary (1945-1949)

Identifier: SpC MS 0964-sc
Overview Diary covering five years. Appears to be written by a farmer's wife living in the Freeport, Maine area.

Ephraim Flint Papers

Identifier: SpC MS 1304-sc
Overview The collection includes correspondence of Ephraim Flint from 1839 to 1867, with most of the letters dating from 1847 to 1853. The letters mostly concern political appointments sought by Flint and others along with some letters involving his law practice. The collection also contains deeds, legal papers, notes and receipts dating from 1850 to 1867.

Raymond Henry Fogler Papers

Identifier: SpC MS 0179

Food Cooperatives Collection

Identifier: SpC MS 0180
Overview The collection contains papers of the Friends Food Cooperative Corporation in Liberty, Maine.

Benjamin Browne Foster Diaries

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

Foster Drug Company Records

Identifier: SpC MS 0183

James Foster Ledger

Identifier: SpC MS 1157-sc
Overview Ledger of James and Charles Foster from 1823 to 1833 listing by customer name various goods sold and transactions entered into with both men.

Harold E. Frank and Marjorie Peabody Frank Letters

Identifier: SpC MS 0392
Overview This is a collection of approximately 150 letters, melancholy courtship correspondence, penned by Harold to his Marjorie. They are written in the years 1920 to 1922 and are nearly all esconced in the original stamped envelope. Many are written on the letterhead of the Y.M.C.A.; nearly all of the envelopes are Y.M.C.A. envelopes. Harold shares the interesting, the intimate, and the mundane in an archive that probably exceeds a thousand pages.

Frankfort, Maine Tax Collection Records

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.

Franklin County Woman's Christian Temperance Union Convention Minutes

Identifier: SpC MS 1481-sc
Overview Minutes recording activities at annual conventions of the society, formed in 1888 in Wilton, Maine. Newspaper clippings and convention programs accompany the volumes.

Julianna FreeHand Collection

Identifier: SpC MS 0187
Overview Diaries and letters of Sumner Drinkwater, a Maine sea captain and his wife, Alice Gray Drinkwater, 1870-1908. Consisting of some of the materials used by Julianna FreeHand in the writing of A Seafaring Legacy.

Enoch Freemen Account Book

Identifier: SpC MS 1439-sc

Leonard G. Freeman Papers

Identifier: SpC MS 0188

Stanley L. Freeman Papers

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

William W. Freese Letters

Identifier: SpC MS 1129-sc
Overview Letters written by Freese to Melissa A. Grant from May 10, 1862 through May 19, 1863, describing his daily life as a soldier during the Civil War.

Freight Ledger

Identifier: SpC MS 1230-sc
Overview A volume from an unidentified company listing merchandise transported for various individuals. Information includes a description of goods shipped, their weight, the places from which they were shipped, to whom they were consigned and the costs of shipping. Items include seed, fish, cotton, leather, sugar, etc.; the places the goods were shipped from were mostly in Maine and Massachusetts.

Ervin J. French Diary and Account Book

Identifier: SpC MS 0945-sc
Overview A diary and account book of a farmer in South Chesterville, Maine and later in Livermore Falls.

Heywood S. French Photograph Album

Identifier: SpC MS 1714
Overview A photograph album belonging to Heywood S. French, a member of the class of 1886 at the Maine State College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts (now the University of Maine).

Elisabeth L. Friend Scrapbook

Identifier: SpC MS 1645

Francis H. Friend Scrapbook

Identifier: SpC MS 1612

Friendship, Maine Deeds Collection

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.

From Stump to Ship Collection

Identifier: SpC MS 0191

William Pierce Frye Papers

Identifier: SpC MS 0838-sc
Overview Letters and portraits of a U.S. Senator from Maine. Included are a letter dated April 8, 1872 in which William Pierce Frye wrote: "My brief experience here in Washington justifies the belief that promises are cheap and performance rare"; a letter to Betsey Jackson in Jay, Maine dated July 1, 1884 in which he discusses legislation to increase pensions by $4 per month; a letter to J.A. Pike of Androscoggin Pomona Grange, Auburn, Maine dated April 22, 1910 in which he discusses the repeal of the...

Fryeburg Business and Professional Women's Club Records

Identifier: SpC MS 0192
Overview The collection contains administrative records of the organization including minutes of meetings, 1928-1970; treasurer's records, 1928-1965; and information about disbanding the club, 1970. Also included are clippings about club activities compiled by its publicity chairmen, brochures, and club yearbooks, 1962-1966.