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A. L. R. Gardner Company Store Records

 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.
Dates: 1888-1951

Ames Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0017
Overview The collection contains the business records and personal papers of members of the Ames family of Machias, Maine. It centers on papers of John K. Ames and his sons, Frank and Alfred Ames and also has records of S.W. Pope and Company and the Machias Lumber Company.
Dates: 1849-1961; Majority of material found within 1870-1934

Deasy Handy General Store and Post Office Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0131
Overview The records of a general store, its owners and a post office in Prospect Harbor, Maine. Includes correspondence, account books, receipts, catalogues, invoices and vouchers. The records of the post office include registered package and letter records, stamps, parcel records, money orders, Postmaster's correspondence and postal guides. The bulk of the records date from 1870-1890. Some of the letters reflect Daniel Deasy's and J. W. Handy's former professions as sea captains.
Dates: 1865-1957; Majority of material found within 1870-1890

Charles J. Dunn Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0150
Scope and Contents The collection covers his entire legal career, his term as Treasurer of the University of Maine, and his term as Maine Supreme Court Judge. Included are correspondence, letters, bills, and receipts. The legal papers include records of cases involving assaults, divorce, estates, collections, bankruptcies, and pensions. Also included are records of the University of Maine (1896-1936), the draft board (WWI), and the town of Orono (1833-1914).
Dates: 1833-1986

George B. Dunn Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0151
Scope and Contents The papers of a lumberman and farmer in Houlton, Maine. Included are account books, financial records, correspondence, deeds, leases, ledgers, receipts, Dunn family papers, stumpage records, tax information, and time books.
Dates: 1851-1958

Albert S. Eells Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0161
Overview The collection contains records from Albert Eells's grocery business in Camden, Maine and his shipyard in Rockport, Maine.
Dates: 1830-1911; Majority of material found within 1840-1880

Emerson & Stevens Manufacturing Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0165
Scope and Contents The records include correspondence, receipts, ledgers, check stubs, and shipping records.
Dates: 1873-1962

Samuel Farnsworth Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0718-sc
Overview Papers of a sea captain.
Dates: 1830-1942; Majority of material found within 1830-1863

Leonard G. Freeman Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0188
Scope and Contents The Freeman collection consists of personal papers mostly from the end of his life. Includes letters from his daughter, receipts and bills from his home, and papers dealing with his Civil War pension, and the reunions of the 14th Maine volunteers.
Dates: 1868-1930

Amos and Octavia Moulton Graffte Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0207
Overview The collection reflects the business and civic activities of both Amos A. and Octavia Moulton Graffte. The collection is enriched by notes of explanation added to most items by the Grafftes' daughter, Marjorie Graffte Prout, the donor of the collection.
Dates: 1890-1974; Majority of material found within 1897-1926

Hill Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0245
Overview The collection contains personal papers and business records of members of the Hill family, early residents of Kittery and Berwick, Maine.
Dates: 1698-1842; Majority of material found within 1720-1770

Hill Jewelry Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0244
Scope and Contents The business records of a jewelry company in Northeast Harbor, Maine. Included are account ledgers, bank statements, cash books, invoices, correspondence, receipts, sales and use tax returns, shipping records, and tax records.
Dates: 1925-1978

Barbara Dunn Hitchner Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0248
Scope and Contents Materials in the collection generally include newspaper clippings, original records and copies of original records, and notes from various sources. Genealogies also include Barbara Dunn Hitchner correspondence.
Dates: 1790-1977

Charles Rogers Ireland Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0260
Overview Collection contains personal papers and business records of Charles R. Ireland as well as a few papers of other members of the Ireland family. The majority of the collection contains business ledgers and invoices to Wm. B. Ireland and Son and C.R. Ireland for goods purchased for their dry goods and grocery business in Stetson. Records (1874-1887) of the Stetson Post Office are also found in the collection
Dates: 1835-1925

J. A. Boardman & Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0060
Scope and Contents The records include correspondence and circulars, Thacker's Sugar Chart and Other Tables (1893), a receipt book, and ledgers covering the years 1895-1899. Includes letters to Boardman 1898-1899, check stub book January 20, 1899-August 23, 1899, ledgers of credit or loans September 1898-April 1899, inventory book for 1895-1899.
Dates: 1893-1922

Edwin F. Littlefield Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0301
Overview Business and personal papers of Edwin F. Littlefield, a ship captain from Winterport, Maine. Very little biographical information is available about Littlefield, but it appears that he was a ship owner, captain and agent between 1854 and 1897, the year of his death.
Dates: 1814-1922; Majority of material found within 1859-1897

Maine State Federated Labor Council Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0321
Scope and Contents The collection contains business records of the Maine State Federation of Labor and its successor, the Maine State Federated Labor Council. Records include correspondence, financial records, records of conventions and of the Council's newspaper "Maine State Labor News." Both national and state projects and campaigns are represented in the collection, and subject areas include work programs, labor laws and legislation, strikes, workers' compensation, etc. Correspondents include prominent state...
Dates: 1914-1967

Peirce Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0396
Overview Papers of several generations of the Peirce family of Bangor, Maine centered on materials of Waldo Treat Peirce and his son, Mellen Chamberlain Peirce. Also included are papers of Mellen Peirce's father-in-law, William B. Hayford.
Dates: 1812-1940; Majority of material found within 1850-1930

Allen B. Pierce Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0408
Overview The collection contains papers reflecting Allen Pierce's service as master on various vessels, 1850-1881. A small group of personal papers is also included.
Dates: 1848-1884

Remick Family Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SpC MS 0430
Overview Remick family papers include items that date to the late 17th century. Most of the papers concern Oliver P. Remick and his service in the U.S. Revenue Cutter Service, forerunner of the U.S. Coast Guard, from 1876-1895. Included are some earlier and later family materials, and historical Revenue Cutter Service materials. Also contains unpublished manuscripts of Martha Remick.
Dates: 1686-1945

Elvyn B. Richardson Farm Account Book

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1039-sc
Overview An account book of a farmer in Canaan, Maine. The account book records farm produce sold and work done on the farm.
Dates: 1919-1936

Thomas Laughlin Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0290
Scope and Contents The records of a marine hardware firm. Included are catalogs, correspondence, employee records, bills, receipts, and medical records of employee accidents.
Dates: 1903-1978