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Identifier: SpC MS 0250
Scope and Contents Financial records of a retail store in Standish, Maine from 1849 to 1851.
Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SpC MS 0195
Scope and Contents The records include receipt books (1888-1894 incomplete, 1945-1949), ledgers (1912-1950), capital stock book (1902-1951), company meeting records (1902-1951), and photographs.
Identifier: SpC MS 0859-sc
Abstract Tax collector's record book for the town of Abbot, Maine for the year 1894. Includes names of residents and amount of taxes paid.
Identifier: SpC MS 0685-sc
Abstract The papers of a student from Winterport, Maine, studying to become a physician at Maine State College in Orono and the University Medical College of New York.
Identifier: SpC MS 0001
Scope and Contents Ledger recording accounts of sawmill owned by Samuel Vincent Abbott in Rumford, Maine.
Identifier: SpC MS 0592
Scope and Contents Entries record carting and hauling of items such as hay, rum, wood, bricks.
Identifier: SpC MS 1335-sc
Scope and Contents Pages from an account book of an unidentified person recording items purchased and work done. The name Alexander P. Thompson of Sebec, Maine, is frequently mentioned in the text, which includes a loan agreement for $1,000 between Thompson and Benjamin Bunker of Blue Hill, Maine, as well as a list of guarantees to Thompson's widow dated 1831. Items purchased include corn, rye, potatoes, apples, cider, etc. Payment is recorded for work such as hauling goods, working on roads, haying, use of oxen,...
Identifier: SpC MS 1468-sc
Abstract An account book of an unidentified person, probably from Westbrook, Maine. The volume details purchases made and work done for and by various individuals. The transactions involve metals such as tin plate, clocks, hardware and general labor. The volume also includes entries outlining money borrowed and loaned.
Identifier: SpC MS 0973-sc
Abstract An account book from a general store in Lovell, Maine.
Identifier: SpC MS 0589
Scope and Contents Possibly the account book of a sawmill. Entries include information on sawing.
Dates: November 16, 1844-March 8, 1860
Identifier: SpC MS 0880-sc
Abstract An account book of a store in Tremont, Maine. Includes loose page listing letters remaining in Seal Cove Post Office, Dec. 29, 1852.
Identifier: SpC MS 0591
Scope and Contents First entry, August 19, 1861 Samuel Boston.
Identifier: SpC MS 1241-sc
Abstract Account book used to record cash received and cash expenditures between 1879 and 1882 for an unidentified businessman, possibly from Bucksport, Maine. The volume records a mixture of personal and business expenses with entries for buying fruit, newspaper and magazine subscriptions, items of clothing, etc. Entries also detail travel expenses to communities in Washington County, Maine as well as to Bangor, Maine, and Boston. Some entries seem to be for expenses connected with mining.
Identifier: SpC MS 0926-sc
Abstract An account book of an unidentified lumber company possibly in the Portland, Maine area.
Identifier: SpC MS 0024
Scope and Contents Appears to be a listing of subscription accounts for people in different towns in Maine. The first entries are for people in Ashland, Maine.
Dates: 1898 July 29-1898 Dec. 23.
Identifier: SpC MS 1337-sc
Scope and Contents A volume used by an unidentified person, probably a resident of East Machias, Maine, to list sales of live bait from 1939 to 1944 and in 1947. The volume also lists sales of agricultural products such as pigs and eggs.
Identifier: SpC MS 0004
Dates: circa 1896
Identifier: SpC MS 0002
Identifier: SpC MS 0003
Identifier: SpC MS 0590
Scope and Contents Name list.
Identifier: SpC MS 0005
Scope and Contents Account book with clippings relating to Gen. Joshua L. Chamberlain pasted over first pages. Includes autograph and photographic portrait.
Dates: circa 1878
Identifier: SpC MS 0823-sc
Abstract An account book containing handwritten recipes and newspaper clippings glued to the pages. The collector is unidentified.
Identifier: SpC MS 1011-sc
Abstract Two account books covering the years 1907-1917 and 1918-Jan. 1930. Also included are records of road labor during the winter months from 1907-1917 and 1918-1927.
Dates: 1907-January 1930
Identifier: SpC MS 1351-sc
Scope and Contents Class notes kept by Adams for a course in science at the Medical School of Maine. The volume contains a dedication to Clara Boutelle of Brunswick, Maine.
Identifier: SpC MS 0657-sc
Abstract Autograph letter signed. Folded letter with envelope. Letter refers to Joshua Chamberlain. Mrs. Horace G. Allen (nee Grace Dupee Chamberlain) was his daughter.
Dates: 1914 March 7
Identifier: SpC MS 0658-sc
Abstract Autograph letter signed. A letter and complimentary tickets sent to the State Highway Commission inviting representatives to join an opening celebration for Orr's and Bailey Island Bridge. The Orr's Island Bridge was first proposed in 1829.
Dates: August 29 1928
Identifier: SpC MS 0659-sc
Abstract Autograph letter signed. Letter to Charles Cate, son-in-law of Thomas Adams. Relates to J. Quincy Adams, Henry Clay, Daniel Webster, slavery.
Dates: February 22 1841
Identifier: SpC MS 0688-sc
Abstract The records of an agricultural society. Included are the original handwritten records and 2 copies of the typewritten transcription of the original records.
Identifier: SpC MS 0649-sc
Abstract Autograph signed letter between friends and officers: an update on military requests by Walker through Alden and local updates.
Dates: June 1, 1869
Identifier: SpC MS 0650-sc
Abstract 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.
Dates: July 1, 1869
- Repository: Raymond H. Fogler Library Special Collections X
- Correspondence 279
- Ledgers (Account books) 213
- Diaries 185
- Letters (Correspondence) 178
- Account books 162
- Clippings 157
- Financial records 145
- Photographs 136
- Daybooks 97
- Scrapbooks 88
- Receipts (Financial records) 84
- Minutes 77
- Manuscripts 67
- Business records 56
- Groceries -- Prices 55
- Pamphlets 51
- Dry-goods -- Prices 46
- Reports 46
- Articles 45
- Electric utilities -- Maine 45 ∧ less
- English 1577
- French 1
- Swiss German; Alemannic; Alsatian 1
- Russian 1
- University of Maine 78
- Central Maine Power Company 49
- Chamberlain, Joshua Lawrence, 1828-1914 12
- State College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts (Maine) 12
- Bowdoin College 8
- Fernald, Merritt Caldwell, 1838-1916 7
- Blaine, James Gillespie, 1830-1893 6
- Hamlin, George H. 6
- Maine Federation of Women's Clubs 6
- U.S. Customs Service 6
- Bangor and Aroostook Railroad Company 5
- Delta Delta Delta. Alpha Kappa Chapter (University of Maine) 5
- Eckstorm, Fannie Hardy, 1865-1946 5
- Great Northern Paper Company 5
- Maine Consolidated Power Company 5
- Maine. Militia 5
- Beta Theta Pi. Beta Eta Chapter (University of Maine) 4
- Diamond International Corporation 4
- European and North American Railway Company 4
- Fessenden, William Pitt, 1806-1869 4 ∧ less