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Irving Conner Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1069-sc

Scope and Contents Note

Papers include Conner's daily diaries from 1904-1905 noting his work, the weather, and family activities. Entries were made from Brooksville, North Brooksville, and Bar Harbor, Maine. Also included is a workman's time book kept by Conner from 1893-1907, giving hours worked and wages paid for a variety of jobs including work on granite and "to work fitting wood." Places mentioned include Black Island, Brooksville, Bar Harbor, and Stonington. Companies and individuals listed are Brown McAllister & Co., Standard Granite Co., Shea Bros., John Hawes, Capt. John Barbour, Frank Brewer, Frank Holden, and P.W. Blanchfield. In addition the collection contains three ledgers detailing amounts of milk sold to various customers.

Dates

  • 1893-1907

Creator

Access Restrictions

No restrictions on access.

Use Restrictions

Information on literary rights available in the repository.

Extent

7 Volumes (14-17 cm)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Papers include Conner's daily diaries from 1904-1905 noting his work, the weather, and family activities. Entries were made from Brooksville, North Brooksville, and Bar Harbor, Maine. Also included is a workman's time book kept by Conner from 1893-1907, giving hours worked and wages paid for a variety of jobs including work on granite and "to work fitting wood." Places mentioned include Black Island, Brooksville, Bar Harbor, and Stonington. Companies and individuals listed are Brown McAllister &a; Co., Standard Granite Co., Shea Bros., John Hawes, Capt. John Barbour, Frank Brewer, Frank Holden, and P.W. Blanchfield. In addition the collection contains three ledgers detailing amounts of milk sold to various customers.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased 2001. Additional materials purchased from Bob Streeter, St. Johnsbury, Vt. in June 2006.

General

No finding aid - see Special Collections librarian for assistance.

Title
Guide to the Irving Conner 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