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Philip Chadbourn Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1121-sc

Scope and Contents

Papers of Philip Chadbourn include letters, bills, notes due for loans, etc., as well as a document from 1850 listing assessed amounts to be collected from residents of Hollis for work on town highways and bridges. The collection also contains a few letters, dating 1858-1860, to Samuel Chadbourn, presumably Philip Chadbourn's son. It also contains a work log, 1856-1857, for work done by various individuals, including carpentry, use of sleigh and oxen, etc.

Dates

  • 1837-1869

Creator

Access Restrictions

No restrictions on access.

Use Restrictions

Information on literary rights available in the repository.

Biographical Note

Philip Chadbourn, the son of Hannah Neal and Paul Chadbourn, was born in Waterboro, Maine, in 1803, and later moved to Hollis, Maine. He was a farmer and lumberman and served as a surveyor of highways in Hollis and as the agent for school district no. 10, also in Hollis. Philip Chadbourn died in 1887.

Extent

1 folder (28 items)

Language of Materials

English

Overview

Papers of Philip Chadbourn include letters, bills, notes due for loans, etc., as well as a document from 1850 listing assessed amounts to be collected from residents of Hollis for work on town highways and bridges. The collection also contains a few letters, dating 1858-1860, to Samuel Chadbourn, presumably Philip Chadbourn's son. It also contains a work log, 1856-1857, for work done by various individuals, including carpentry, use of sleigh and oxen, etc.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased from Stacey Holden, North Yarmouth, Me. in April 2004.

General

No finding aid - see Special Collections librarian for assistance.
Title
Guide to the Philip Chadbourn 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