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Belle D'Arcy Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0125
Abstract American actress; diary kept while on tour across the U.S. and in Canada, programs, playbills, autograph album, and clippings.
Dates: 1894-1933

Daughters of the American Revolution, Esther Eayres Chapter Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0122
Abstract Collection contains records of the Orono chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution. A few publications of the Maine state and national organizations are also found in the collection.
Dates: 1918-1991

Harold A. Davis Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0126
Abstract Notes and manuscripts of writings by Harold A. Davis on Maine history. Included are notes and rough drafts for some of his articles.
Dates: 1940-1968

Meyer Davis Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0127
Abstract The Meyer Davis collection reflects the career of a society orchestra leader.
Dates: 1880-1977

Mary Dawson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0904-sc
Abstract

The papers of a stage and vaudeville star. Included are letters, newspaper clippings, photographs, postcards, and memorabilia concerning her family and her stage career.

Dates: 1911-1982

Roger Lincoln Deering Papers

 Collection — Box: 505
Identifier: SpC MS 0133
Scope and Contents Family records, papers relating to art activities, and scrapbooks of Roger Deering's art career. Also includes records of the Deering Ice Company.
Dates: 1900-1976

Devereux Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0139
Abstract Papers of various members of the Devereux family of Penobscot, Maine, as well as materials from other residents of Penobscot and Castine, Maine.
Dates: 1831-1934

Myrtle G. Doane Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0142
Abstract Collection of correspondence, clippings, pamphlets, and publications in which Mrs. Doane's poems appear.
Dates: 1951-1977; Majority of material found within 1962-1972

Charles J. Dunn Papers

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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

William Warren Durgin Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0152
Scope and Contents A small collection of materials relating to William Warren Durgin (1839-1929) of North Lovell, Maine. Included are photocopies of military papers, photographs of his grave, photographs of a wax figure of Abraham Lincoln, The New York Herald from April 15, 1865 reporting the assassination of Lincoln, and newspaper clippings.
Dates: 1861-1928

Dutton Family Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0153
Scope and Contents Records, letters, and photos of an Ellsworth, Maine family, and of the Wheelock, Craig, and Briggs families of Augusta. Also included are sermons by Dutton family members.
Dates: 1840-1900

Eastern Maine General Hospital School of Nursing Collection

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Identifier: SpC MS 0167
Scope and Contents This collection reflects the history of the School of Nursing at Eastern Maine General Hospital/Eastern Maine Medical Center from its beginning. Included are photographs, yearbooks, scrapbooks, correspondence, artifacts, etc. concerning the School of Nursing and its alumni. Rules, curricula, administrative papers, student progress reports and early corporate records are also included.
Dates: 1892-

Emery and Kinney Families Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0940-sc
Abstract A collection relating to the Emery and Kinney families of Eastport, Maine.
Dates: 1864-2000

Roscoe C. Emery Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0166
Abstract Papers related to Roscoe C. Emery's roles as a politician, newspaper editor, real estate agent and insurance agent in Eastport, Maine.
Dates: 1830-1969; Majority of material found within 1930-1968

European and North American Railway Opening Ceremonies Collection

 Collection — Box: 1223
Identifier: SpC MS 0375
Scope and Contents Contains newspaper clippings about the European and North American Railway and letters covering attendance at the opening ceremony. Photocopies of letters from Samuel L. Clemens, Joshua L. Chamberlain and Hamilton Fish are included.
Dates: 1864-1947

Governor John Fairfield Letters

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0819-sc
Abstract A series of six letters recounting the local history of Biddeford and Saco published in the Saco Democrat in August 1847. The letters were signed by "O. K." John Fairfield pasted the letters into a pocket notebook and presented them to his wife.
Dates: 1847

John Newcomer Feaster Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0174
Scope and Contents The papers of a minister in the Congregational Church. The bulk of the papers are copies of sermons. The rest of the materials are related to his ministry in Bangor, Maine and Portsmouth, New Hampshire. Also included are photographs, a scrapbook, letters, and newspaper clippings.
Dates: 1934-1981

First Universalist Society Clippings

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1587-sc
Abstract One page of newspapers clippings about the founding and dedication of the First Universalist Society. Clippings are pasted into a blank volume entitled Records of the 1st Universalist Society, Kittery, Me., Sept. 12th, 1870.
Dates: 1870-1872

Diana Forbes-Robertson Collection on Maxine Elliott

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0181
Scope and Contents Letters, diaries, notes, articles, photos, clippings, and theater memorabilia collected by Miss Forbes-Robertson for her book My Aunt Maxine.
Dates: 1846-1940

Franklin County Woman's Christian Temperance Union Convention Minutes

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1481-sc
Abstract Minutes recording activities at annual conventions of the society, formed in 1888 in Wilton, Maine. Newspaper clippings and convention programs accompany the volumes.
Dates: 1888-1912

Wofford G. Gardner Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0196
Scope and Contents The papers contain a history of debating at the University of Maine from 1931-1979. Included are newspaper clippings, debate schedules, and correspondence.
Dates: 1931-1979

Floyd Phillips Gibbons Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0200
Abstract Papers contain correspondence, columns, comic strips, manuscripts of his writings, radio scripts, recordings, newsclips, photographs, and Gibbons family memorabilia.
Dates: 1900-1940

John Edwards Godfrey Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0204
Abstract Manuscripts, diaries, and notes of a prominent 19th century Maine historian. Especially strong in Maine and Bangor history.
Dates: 1745-1965

Allen Goodwin Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0205
Abstract Collection contains papers collected by Allen Goodwin including historical and genealogical information about his home town of Palermo, Maine, as well as surrounding towns such as Montville and Liberty.
Dates: 1768-1915

Mrs. William B. Gould Letters

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1050-sc
Abstract Letters to a mother living in Readville, Massachusetts from her son at a military training camp in Portland, Maine during July 1927. The 10 letters describe daily life in the camp. Also included are 2 newspaper articles about the training camp.
Dates: July 1927

Amos and Octavia Moulton Graffte Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0207
Abstract 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

Greenwood Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1744
Scope and Contents Papers, 1773-1973, of the Greenwood family. Most of the family lived in Farmington, Maine or its environs and the majority of the papers originate from their businesses and interests in the area. The earliest papers are from Joseph Greenwood of Dublin, NH. Joespeh was a leading citizen of Dublin, serving as Selectman, Treasurer, Town Clerk, schoolmaster, Justice of the Peace, and Representative to the First Provincial Congress of...
Dates: 1773-1973

Roger L. Grindle Records of Ships and Cargoes

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0213
Scope and Content Note

This collection consists largely of research note cards concerning a variety of subjects including: schooners, the lime industry, and the granite industry.

Dates: 1840-1939

John Pucel Haire Class Book for Williams College

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Identifier: SpC MS 0748-sc
Abstract A class book from Williams College. The book includes portraits of some of the students as well as autographs, where born, future profession, and notes. Garfield's page includes a couplet, two newspaper clippings about his assassination, and a copy of a memorial address on the death of Garfield by C.G. Williams at Janesville, Wisconsin, Sept. 26, 1881. The class book also has newspaper clippings, death memorials, and correspondence slipped in.
Dates: 1855-1881

John W. Hakola Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0216
Abstract This small collection contains papers gathered by Professor Hakola in his work in the History Department at the University of Maine. It also contains material reflecting his interest in the environment and natural resources of Maine.
Dates: 1956-1981; Majority of material found within 1967-1977