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Will R. Howard Photograph Album

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1710

Scope and Contents

A photograph album presumably belonging to Will R. Howard, a member of the class of 1882 at the Maine State College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts (now the University of Maine). The album contains images of members of the class, as well as of college president Merritt C. Fernald and members of the faculty. Scenes of campus activities are also depicted. A handwritten index to the photographs is included.

Dates

  • 1882

Restrictions on Access

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

Use Restrictions

Information on literary rights available in the Library.

Biographical Note

Will Russell Howard, the son of Franklin A. and Catherine M. (Patten) Howard, was born in Belfast, Maine, Sept. 24, 1858. He received a bachelor's degree in mathematices from the Unversity of Maine in 1882. He was an educator for many years, working in schools in Belfast, Maine, Providence, R.I., and Williamstown, Mass., among others. He also operated a machine tool manufacturing company in Belfast and owned an apple orchard. Howard died Feb. 16, 1952

Extent

1 volume (27 cm)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

A photograph album presumably belonging to Will R. Howard, a member of the class of 1882 at the Maine State College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts (now the University of Maine).

General

No finding aid - see Special Collections librarian for assistance.
Title
Guide to the Will R. Howard Photograph Album
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
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207-581-1686