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Hiram Water, Light and Power Company Records (Central Maine Power Company Collection)

Identifier: SpC MS 0247

Scope and Contents

Financial records a local electric and water utility in Maine. Included are a ledger and a journal and voucher record for the years 1915 to 1917.


  • Creation: 1915-1917


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.

Historical Note

The Hiram Water, Light and Power Company, located in Limerick, Maine, was incorporated by Chapter 184 of the Acts of 1909, approved March 16, 1909. The original corporators were E.W. Boswrth, Charles E. Wilson, Albert F. Berry, L.E. Kendall, and J. Merrill Lord. Its purpose was to furnish water and make, generate, and supply gas or electricity or both in the towns of Hiram and Baldwin. It was consolidated with the Western Maine Power Company in 1917. Western Maine Power became part of Central Maine Power Company in 1927.


2 ledgers (33 cm.)

Language of Materials


Guide to the Hiram Water, Light and Power Company Records (Central Maine Power Company Collection)
In Progress
Brenda Howitson Steeves
March 2005
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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