Skip to main content

Airline Road & Airline Community Project

Identifier: MF001
The collection consists of six interviews done by Joan Brooks and Jack Beard focused on the history of the Airline Road (Rt. 9 from Bangor to Calais, ME) and the Airline community ca. 1900.


  • 1976

Conditions Governing Access

Kept at Fogler Library’s offsite storage facility. One week’s notice required for retrieval. For digitalized items, and much of NAFOH is digitized, we are working to upload those digital objects (pdfs, mp3s, jpgs) for public access, but it is an ongoing project. If you don’t find what you are looking for here, you can also request a research copy of a digital object by contacting the Special Collections Department ( or

Conditions Governing Use

Information on copyright available in the repository.


6 items

Biographical / Historical

Collected for an oral history fieldwork course taught by Edward D. “Sandy” Ives at the University of Maine in 1976.

Existence and Location of Originals

Located at the American Folklife Center at the Library of Congress: AFC 2012/047

Materials Specific Details

Audio files are the primary source material. Transcriptions are the transcriber's best effort to convert audio to text, but should be considered secondary to the audio.
Guide to the Airline Road & Airline Community Project
Katrina Wynn
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description

Repository Details

Part of the Northeast Archives of Folklore and Oral History Repository

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