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Gomer Lewis Budget Travel Guides Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0742-sc

Scope and Contents

Papers and letters relating to research for travel guides for senior citizens. Included are the letters Gomer Lewis received in doing research for his guides, newspaper clippings, reviews of his guides, and advertising material for the guides from Hammond Inc.

Dates

  • 1975-1977

Creator

Access Restrictions

No restrictions on access.

Use Restrictions

Information on literary rights available in the repository.

Biographical Note

Gomer J. Lewis was a New Jersey educator who specialized in American history and summered in Maine every year since 1966. He retired in 1971 and began to write "Gomer's Guides" designed for senior citizens and other budget-minded travelers.

Extent

1 folder (40 items)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Papers and letters relating to research for travel guides for senior citizens. Included are the letters Gomer Lewis received in doing research for his guides, newspaper clippings, reviews of his guides, and advertising material for the guides from Hammond Inc.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Gomer J. Lewis.

General

No finding aid - see Special Collections librarian for assistance.

Creator

Title
Guide to the Gomer Lewis Budget Travel Guides Papers
Status
No Additional Box Or Folder List For This Small Collection
Date
2012
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
English.

Repository Details

Part of the Raymond H. Fogler Library Special Collections Repository

Contact:
5729 Raymond H. Fogler Library
University of Maine
Orono ME 04469-5729 United States
207-581-1686