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Identifier: SpC MS 1331-sc
Scope and Contents A sales ledger from an unidentified business, probably a shoe store. Entries record merchandise purchased from firms all over the United States.
Identifier: SpC MS 0448
Scope and Contents An account book with financial information during the travels of a ship to ports in Europe and the U.S.
Identifier: SpC MS 0449
Scope and Contents Account book of a general store owned by Jerome Wellington Sawtelle in Old Town, Maine.
Dates: November 11, 1862-March 13, 1863
Identifier: SpC MS 1071-sc
Overview Memorandum book of Odlin P. Sears listing prices for fabrics, dry-goods, household items, etc. for 1836-1839. Sears appears to have been a resident of Yarmouth, Maine. The name Mary Sears of Yarmouth also appears in the book.
Identifier: SpC MS 0456
Overview Financial records of the Searsport National Bank from 1898 to 1921.
Identifier: SpC MS 0457
Scope and Contents Financial records of a local electric utility in Maine. Included are a cashbook from Dec. 1902-Sept. 1911, a journal from Feb. 1905 to Oct. 1911, and 2 ledgers covering the years 1905 to 1911.
Identifier: SpC MS 1020-sc
Overview Records of a tannery originally owned by F. Shaw and Brothers located in Grand Lake Stream, Maine.
Identifier: SpC MS 0461
Scope and Contents A ledger of a lumber company in Maine listing trial balances beginning Dec. 1, 1913.
Dates: December 1, 1913-July 1, 1924
Identifier: SpC MS 0463
Overview Records related to operations of the Sherman Lumber Company, founded in 1894 and located in Sherman Station, Maine. The records are arranged according to the following functions: administrative and organizational, financial, production, sales, and labor.
Dates: 1875-1955; Majority of material found within 1901-1932
Identifier: SpC MS 0935-sc
Overview Two postage books for ships. The accounts are listed by the name of the ship carrying the letter or package and record the date, the city to or from which something has been sent, and the cost of postage.
Identifier: SpC MS 0467
Scope and Contents Financial records of a local electric utility in Maine. Included are cashbooks, journals, and ledgers from 1888 to 1911 and a ledger containing invoices to the company for the years 1887 to 1888.
Identifier: SpC MS 1051-sc
Overview A farmer's account book for the years 1921 and 1922. Account categories include rates, inventory, real estate, labor, horses, colt, equipment, auto, cows, heifers, herd bull, poultry, garden, and hay.
Identifier: SpC MS 1221-sc
Overview An account book belonging to George H. Smith of East Corinth, Maine, and used to record sales of farm products such as barley, oats, buckwheat, hay, etc. Smith also recorded sales of farm animals, days of work done for others, and various financial transactions.
Identifier: SpC MS 0469
Overview Records of Thomas W. Smith, principal partner in various firms selling dry-goods, groceries, and hardware between Augusta, Maine and Boston. Arranged in two series: Business Records and Augusta Bank Records.
Dates: 1809-1853; Majority of material found within 1811-1840
Identifier: SpC MS 1579-sc
Overview A volume used to record purchases of land in various townships in Somerset County, Maine. One entry records a purchase in Penobscot County. Each entry lists the location of the land, the purchasers, the cost of the land and the cost of the sale.
Identifier: SpC MS 0842-sc
Overview Photocopy of the records of a temperance society in Maine. Location of originals is unknown. Included are the constitution, minutes of meetings, lists of officers and committee members, and a genealogy of the Blake family. Included also are eight pages of the accounts of W.H. Comstock of Cape Rosier from 1880 to 1890.
Identifier: SpC MS 0473
Scope and Contents Financial accounts of a prominent landowner in Kittery Depot, Maine.
Dates: 1887 March-1891
Identifier: SpC MS 0474
Scope and Contents An inventory of the estate of Joseph Sprague of Thomaston, Maine who died in 1826.
Identifier: SpC MS 0914-sc
Overview Financial records of a sawmill in Turner, Maine.
Identifier: SpC MS 1197-sc
Overview A volume used by Starboard to record purchases made by customers presumably at a general store in Charlotte, Maine. Goods purchased include cotton, buttons, tea, soap, candles, potatoes, etc. Entries are headed both Charlotte and Pembroke, Maine. The volume also records Starboard's work for others, much of which involved making barrels, hoop poles, and tubs. Another part of the volume contains records of Enoch Fisher of Charlotte, Maine, and details his activities as justice of the peace,...
Identifier: SpC MS 0480
Overview The Stetson family papers consist primarily of the business and personal papers of George Stetson, his sons Edward and Isaiah Kidder, and Isaiah's son Irving G. Stetson. They reflect the involvement of the Stetsons in the lumbering, slate mining, ice harvesting, and banking businesses in Bangor, Maine, the northern woods of Maine, and in New Brunswick.
Dates: 1846-1952; Majority of material found within 1880-1925
Identifier: SpC MS 1396-sc
Scope and Contents A ledger of a coal company located in Bangor, Maine. The volume contains financial information about the company such as costs for labor, insurance, furniture and fixtures, etc., as well as a record of customers.
Identifier: SpC MS 0648
Scope and Contents Log scaling book for the Stillwater Canal Corp. Shows how much lumber and for whom it was scaled. Also shows some log brands. This possibly reflects the boom operation in the Stillwater River opposite the present University of Maine.
Identifier: SpC MS 0485
Identifier: SpC MS 1208-sc
Overview Financial records of a general store in Dennysville, Maine, owned by Theophilus W. Allan and his sons. Volumes include two daybooks, dated 1869 and 1894-1895, as well as two ledgers dated 1889-1902 and 1901-1912. The store sold groceries, dry-goods, hardware, etc.
Identifier: SpC MS 1204-sc
Overview Records of a general store in Sebec, Maine, owned by Thoedore Wyman and his son, Theodore H. Wyman. Included are three ledgers dating from the 1830s to 1883. The earliest ledger appears to record transactions of a business called Jewett & Wyman. The ledgers include names of customers but do not record specific purchases made by each customer. Also found in the collection is a daybook dating from 1871-1873 which details the purchase of items such as lard, sugar, molasses, oil, etc. A small...
Identifier: SpC MS 1298-sc
Overview A ledger used by Taber to record purchases made at his general store in Unity, Maine. Taber also used the volume to record work he did for others, including fencing, haying, repairs, etc. His work as executor for various decedents' estates is also documented in the volume.
Identifier: SpC MS 1350-sc
Scope and Contents A ledger from an unidentified business, probably a tailor. Arranged by customer name, the volume lists items of clothing such as suits, pants, coats, shirts, etc., ordered by individuals and the cost of each item. Listings for some customers include addresses from Lewiston, Auburn and Monmouth, Maine.
Identifier: SpC MS 0493
Scope and Contents Records of textbooks and other supplies furnished to teachers in schools in the Stillwater, Great Works, and Old Town areas. Includes names of teachers.
Identifier: SpC MS 0906-sc
Overview An account book for the years 1828 to 1844. The account book lists credits and debits. The handwritten letter is from James Thomas, to Wm. T. Barry, Postmaster General, Washington, Jan. 5, 1830.
- Subject: Account books X
- Raymond H. Fogler Library Special Collections 338
- Raymond H. Fogler Library University Archives 1
- Ledgers (Account books) 213
- Account books 163
- Financial records 81
- Electric utilities -- Maine 40
- Correspondence 39
- Cashbooks 34
- Daybooks 28
- Groceries -- Prices 26
- Receipts (Financial records) 22
- Dry-goods -- Prices 20
- Clippings 17
- Diaries 17
- Lumbering -- Maine 16
- Business records 15
- Invoices 13
- Letters (Correspondence) 13
- Bills of sale 12
- Minutes 11
- Photographs 11
- Vouchers 9 ∧ less
- Central Maine Power Company 42
- U.S. Customs Service 5
- Maine Consolidated Power Company 4
- Allan, Theophilus W. 3
- Androscoggin Electric Company (Me.) 3
- Western Maine Power Company 3
- Cole, Fred W. 2
- Cole, John B. 2
- Jones, Philip C., 1826-1889 2
- Kilby, John, 1793- 2
- Limerick Water and Electric Company (Me.) 2
- Prentiss & Carlisle Co. 2
- Rogers, James, 1798-1878 2
- Staples, Ernest L. 2
- T. W. Allan & Sons 2
- A. Hobson & Company 1
- A. L. R. Gardner Company (Dennysville, Me.) 1
- AFL-CIO 1
- Abbott's Mills 1
- Abbott, Edmund, 1857-1933 1 ∧ less