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Belfast, Maine Town Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1248

Scope and Contents

A collection of town records of Belfast, Maine, consisting primarily of bills submitted to the town for payment by the town treasurer. The bills date from 1842 to 1921 but are mostly from 1872-1877. The collection also contains various blank forms, some for use by the town, as well as miscellaneous documents unrelated to the town, and a manuscript copy of a journal entitled The Evening Visitor, that was written in Belfast and supported the temperance cause.

Dates

  • 1842-1921

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.

Extent

1 box (8 folders)

Language of Materials

English

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased from Bess Cutler Galleries, York Beach, Me. in December 2000.
Title
Guide to the Belfast, Maine Town Records
Status
Box And Folder List Available
Author
Staff of the Raymond H. Fogler Library Special Collections Department.
Date
April 2019
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
Finding aid written in 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