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Jeannette F. (Lamb) Adams Letter
Autograph letter signed. Folded letter with envelope. Letter refers to Joshua Chamberlain. Mrs. Horace G. Allen (nee Grace Dupee Chamberlain) was his daughter.
Thomas Adams Letter
Autograph letter signed. Letter to Charles Cate, son-in-law of Thomas Adams. Relates to J. Quincy Adams, Henry Clay, Daniel Webster, slavery.
James Alden Letter
Autograph letter signed. Letter between friends and officers. Mentions a check for 45.00 for a bookcase (see letter of May 8, 1869). Update on happenings: political, military and personal.
James Alden Letter
Autograph letter signed. Letter between friends and officers. Alden updates Walker on his request for additional marines, moving of personal effects, payment of a bookcase and political news.
Fred H. Allen Letters
Letters of a farmer and log driver in the late 19th century.
Elisha Ayer Letter
Autograph letter signed. Addressed to the "Wright Honarable" Col. Thomas Cutts, Esq. Begins as a personal letter and then turns to business about supplying iron.
George W. Ayer Letter (December 28, 1862)
Autograph letter signed. Letter is written "Camping in the woods near Patomac Creek Station, Va," during the Civil War. Mr. Ayer is less than pleased with the organization and leadership of the army and the war, in general.
George W. Ayer Letter (November 16, 1862)
Autograph letter signed. Letter is written in Warrington, Va., during the Civil War. Mr. Ayer is eager to know of news from home. Discusses much information about the war becoming "political" and the "armey" becoming "democrat."
Parley A. Bailey Correspondence
Collection contains letters written by Bailey to his wife Judith, Judith Bailey's letters to her husband and a few letters written by Bailey's daughter Mary to him while he was serving in the Civil War. Also contains one letter written by Mary to her uncle Montraville Bailey in 1865.
Sidney Baldwin Letter
Autograph letter signed. Discusses "winter" letters Baldwin sent to Hahn for his historical files.
Lewis W. Ball Letter
John W. Ballou Letter
Autograph letter signed. Written on Sheriff's office stationary. Refers to papers sent to Zina about Bowdoinham and asks for acknowledgement of their receipt. Refers to Bro. Plummer and to other personal matters.
David Barker Letter
Autograph letter signed. Letter discusses legal matters.
Alice Barrows Papers
Samuel P. Bates Collection on Rudy Vallée
Collection of memorabilia, recordings, correspondence, and photographs that serves to document the relationship between Samuel P. Bates and his family with Rudy Vallee and his wife Eleanor.
George Lafayette Beal Papers
Papers of an army officer in the Civil War. Included are handwritten letters by George Lafayette Beal during the Civil War, a photocopy of an autobiography including Beal's service record, and a photograph of Beal.
Paul W. Bean Civil War Papers
Contains Civil War correspondence of Frank L. Lemont (Company E, 5th Maine Regiment); letters of Charles Warner (145th New York Volunteers); diaries of John B. Bailey, Ezekiel Ellis, Edwin M. Truell and George Washington Verrill. Also contains record books.
Charles Austin Beard Letter
Autograph letter signed. Letter refers to "the views of Locke the Theorist" and of Shaftesbury and to a book on Locke by Fowler.
Beebee, Ludlow & Co. Collection
A small collection of records of a bullion and exchange dealer. The collection includes letters, receipts, and accounts of Beebee, Ludlow & Co. of New York, Beebee & Co. of New York, and Ludlow, Beebee & Co. of Philadelphia. The period covered is 1846 to 1881.
John C. Berdeen Letter
Typewritten letter signed. Envelope and brochure (A Five-Year Program for Good Will Homes and Schools 1919-1924) included. Letter from the Assistant Treasurer of the Good Will Home Association in absence of G.W. Hinckley. Refers to mailing of brochure and request for funds.
Edward Robie Berry Papers
Papers include letters, family history, photographs, patent clippings, personal finances, 5 books, a Grasselli Medal for applied chemistry, 1 postccard scrapbook of Maud Henneberry.
Hiram Gregory Berry Letter (February 2, 1850)
Photocopy of autograph letter signed. Refers to schooner Mary Snow carrying "a load of Boards", sailing to Bucksport.
Hiram Gregory Berry Letter (May 14, 1861)
Photocopy of autograph letter signed. Refers to appointment and transfer for organizing regiment.
James Gillespie Blaine Letter (August 11, 18??)
Autograph letter signed. Relates to "Aroostook" and Marshall Stanley.
James Gillespie Blaine Letter (December 26, 1861)
Autograph letter signed. Letter relates to Bills for transporting troops and war munitions over Maine railroads.
James Gillespie Blaine Letter (May 2, 1881)
Autograph letter signed. Relates to taxation of vessels engaged in foreign trade.
James Gillespie Blaine Letter (May 7, 1867)
Autograph letter signed. Refers to arrangements for trip to Ireland and Wales which may include Lot and two friends.
James Gillespie Blaine Letter (undated)
Autograph letter signed. Informal letter (five pages), speaks of electricity, Green Mountain, Handy, Cornell, Edison, running for presidency (probably 1892 election), etc. Blaine directed the recipient (unknown) of this letter to burn it.
Jacob Blanchard Diaries
Diaries of a resident of Blanchard, Maine. The 4 diaries cover the years 1887, 1888, 1889-June 1890, and 1892-June 1894.
James A. Blanchard II Correspondence
Correspondence from James A. Blanchard II to his wife, June E. (Peterson) Blanchard, and his son, Bob Blanchard, while he was stationed in the Pacific with the U.S. Navy during World War II. Also includes letters from June Blanchard to James A. Blanchard II.
- Clippings 38
- Correspondence 37
- Photographs 34
- Diaries 27
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives 17
- Receipts (Financial records) 16
- Typescipts 15
- Manuscripts 14
- Deeds 13
- Genealogies (Histories) 13
- Pamphlets 13
- Articles 10
- Account books 9
- Photocopies 9
- Scrapbooks 9
- Financial records 8
- Authors, American -- Maine 7
- Family histories 7
- Notebooks 7 + ∧ less
- French 1
- Blaine, James Gillespie, 1830-1893 6
- Chamberlain, Joshua Lawrence, 1828-1914 6
- University of Maine 5
- Fessenden, William Pitt, 1806-1869 3
- Hamlin, Hannibal, 1809-1891 3
- Morrill, Lot M. (Lot Myrick), 1812-1883 3
- Alden, James, 1810-1877 2
- Ayer, George W. 2
- Berry, Hiram Gregory, 1824-1863 2
- Boardman, Samuel Lane, 1836-1914 2
- Crosby, William C., 1806-1880 2
- Day, Helen M., 1901-1987 2
- Frye, William P. (William Pierce), 1831-1911 2
- Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882 2
- Maine. Militia 2
- Parkhurst, F. 2
- True, Jabez, 1797-1869 2
- United States 2
- United States. Navy 2
- Walker, John Grimes, 1835-1907 2 + ∧ less