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Frank Taylor Photograph Collection

Identifier: SpC MS 1789

Content Description

Primarily bridge constructions sites showing the progress of construction of bridges around Maine in the 1930s. Several photographs include company owners and construction crews, including two of an underwater diver. There are also a few photographs of bridge sites in Canada and New Jersey, and photographs of family, college friends, Maine scenery.


  • 1930s-1960s


Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions on access.

Selected digital access is available in the Selected Digital Content series [and/or] directly through Digital Commons (

Conditions Governing Use

Rights assessment remains the responsibility of the researcher. No known restrictions on publication. For information about the process and fees for obtaining higher resolution scans or another file format, contact Special Collections.


196 photographs (approximately 196 photographs)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Carol Toner (note : these photos were given to Carol by Frank Taylor in the 1980s. Frank was a professor of civil engineering at the University of Maine.)

Frank Taylor Photograph Collection
Digital Objects Available
Staff of the Raymond H. Fogler Library Special Collections Department.
August 2020
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Finding aid written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Raymond H. Fogler Library Special Collections Repository

5729 Raymond H. Fogler Library
University of Maine
Orono ME 04469-5729 United States