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Normand Dubé Education Papers

Identifier: SpC MS 0148

Scope and Contents

The papers of an educator, poet, and major figure in the Franco-American revival of the 1970s. The collection includes his poetry, artwork, correspondence, scrapbooks, manuscripts, published works, research materials, and teaching materials. Also included are materials concerning bilingual education, human rights, and the St. John Valley Bilingual Project.


  • Creation: 1951-1988


Access Restrictions

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

Use Restrictions

Information on literary rights available in the repository.

Biographical Note

Normand Camille Dubé was born in 1932 in Van Buren, Maine. He graduated from St. Michael's College, Winoosy, VT in 1956 and received his Master's in English from SUNY Albany in 1958 and a PhD in foreign language teaching from Ohio State University in 1971. He developed curriculum items, taught over 20 courses, and was involved in children's T.V., bilingual education and programs, bilingual and French cultural and language organizations, and authored over 100 articles. He died in 1988. A complete biography is available in the Special Collections office file.


41 linear feet (34 boxes)

Language of Materials




The papers of an educator, poet, and major figure in the Franco-American revival of the 1970s.

Organization and Arrangement

The collection is divided into fourteen series: artwork, biographical materials, clubs and associations, correspondence, financial materials, human rights, literary productions, photographic material, printed material, Saint John Valley Bilingual Project, scrapbooks, teaching, student work, Dubé.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Therese M. Dubé (widow of Normand), 2 February 1989.

Guide to the Normand Dubé Education Papers
Box And Folder List Available
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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