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Norman B. Nash Historical Research Papers

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.


  • Creation: 1918-1956


Restrictions on Access

Kept at Fogler Library's offsite storage facility. One week's notice required for retrieval.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

Information on literary rights available in the repository.

Biographical Note

Norman Nash was born in Bangor, Me. in 1888. He was educated at Harvard, Episcopal Theological Seminary, and Western Theological Seminary. He served in WWI as a Chaplain; from 1916-1939, he was a professor at the Episcopal Theological Seminary. From 1939-1947, he was Rector for St. Paul's School, and from 1947 until his death, he was Bishop of the Massachusetts diocese. He was also an historian.


0.5 linear feet (1 box)

3 folio folders

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Mrs. R.G. Wolfe, the daughter of Norman Nash, given in 1978, through the efforts of Alice R. Stewart.

Guide to the Norman B. Nash Historical Research Papers
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Repository Details

Part of the Raymond H. Fogler Library Special Collections Repository

5729 Raymond H. Fogler Library
University of Maine
Orono ME 04469-5729 United States