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Maine Times Newspaper Records

Identifier: SpC MS 0323

Scope and Contents

The records of the Maine Times include correspondence, corporate business documents, and other records of a Maine newspaper from its founding. The collection does not include manuscripts of articles or photos.


  • Creation: 1968-1987

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 Maine Times was founded by Peter Cox and John Cole in 1968, the first issue being published in October 1968.


11 linear feet (10 boxes)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Peter W. Cox and John N. Cole of the Maine Times newspaper in 1976 through 1987.

Guide to the Maine Times Newspaper Records
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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