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Reminiscences on South Solon/Kendall Adams

Identifier: MF214

Scope and Contents

This collection contains typed (and copies of typed) material by Mr. Kendall F. Adams about growing up in South Solon Maine, including his experience at Normal School during the Great Depression, visiting his grandmother, and holidays. It also includes correspondence and copies of articles.


  • Majority of material found within 1997-1999

Conditions Governing Access

For digitized items free from access restrictions, we are working to upload this material (pdfs, mp3s, jpgs) for public access, but it is an ongoing project. If you don’t find what you are looking for here, contact Special Collections (

Conditions Governing Use

Rights assessment remains the responsibility of the researcher. No release forms for collection.


1 box

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Kendall sent this material to Richard A. Hale, a School of Forest Resources professor at UMaine, who gave it to the Bethel Historical Society to give to the Maine Folklife Center to archive in NAFOH. The material was recieved by NAFOH in 2014.

Guide to Reminiscences on South Solon/Kendall Adams
In Progress
Katrina Wynn
May 2018
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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