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Maine Times Newspaper Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0323
Scope and Contents The records of the Maine Times include correspondence, corporate business documents, and other records of a Maine newspaper from its founding. The collection does not include manuscripts of articles or photos.
Dates: 1968-1987

Maine Twin Party Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1782
Scope and Contents Collection, 1938-1976, consists of the papers of the Maine Twin Party organization. Includes correspondence, photographs, clippings, scrapbooks, and a film reel documenting their semi-annual parties celebrating twins, and their research benefits. This party started as a small gathering for research, it expanded into a state organization that continued until the mid 1950s.
Dates: 1938-1976; 1938-1955 (bulk)

Ruth Swett Mayhew Civil War Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1597-sc
Abstract A scrapbook of clippings from an unidentified newspaper, probably the Courier-Gazette of Rockland, Maine, with excerpts from the journal, 1863-1865, of Ruth Swett Mayhew. Clippings outline her service as a nurse during the Civil War.
Dates: 1863-1891?

Earl M. McChesney Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0781
Abstract Papers and business records of Earl M. McChesney, a forester and land surveyor from Bangor, Maine.
Dates: 1930-1996; Majority of material found within 1970-1990

Ada Peirce McCormick Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0396A
Abstract The bulk of the papers are family letters or materials concerning the Peirce timberlands. Included also are copies of Ada Peirce McCormick's magazine Letter, magazine articles and clippings, correspondence, genealogies, wills, diaries, and photographs.
Dates: 1850-1998

Clifford Guy McIntire Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0334
Scope and Contents The official records of Clifford G. McIntire during his tour in office as U.S. Representative from the 2nd and 3rd districts of Maine, during the period 1953-1965.
Dates: 1953-1965

Berniece C. and Leo Meissner Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SpC MS 0338
Scope and Contents The papers of a journalist and art critic and of a Maine artist. Included are correspondence with artists, scrapbooks of articles written for the newspaper column Brush Strokes, greeting cards with original art work, brochures of museums and art galleries, photographs, pamphlets, exhibition catalogs.
Dates: 1956-1970

Kendall A. Merriam Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0341
Scope and Contents Manuscripts of poetry, typescripts, notebooks, newspaper clippings, correspondence and miscellaneous papers of a Maine poet and author.
Dates: 1913-1996; Majority of material found within 1969-1975

Daphne Winslow Merrill Research Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0343
Scope and Contents

The collection is composed of research notes, scrapbooks and manuscripts for Ms. Merrill's book on Maine lakes, and some other papers concerning the American Mothers Committee, Toy Len Goon, Mother of the Year, 1953 and class materials for teaching English.

Dates: 1950s-1970

Charley Miller Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0348
Abstract The collection contains the papers of Charley Miller of Bangor, Maine, an outdoorsman, Maine guide, fight conditioner, and outdoor cook. Included are photographs, celebrity endorsements, 16 mm films, and news articles documenting his work as a Maine guide, outdoorsman and outdoor cook.
Dates: 1931-1966

Frances Robinson Mitchell Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0350
Scope and Contents This collection contains both materials reflecting the life, interests, and activities of Frances Robinson Mitchell and materials which document the Robinson family's work in the lumbering and timberlands business in northern Maine. Included are correspondence, business records, photographs, newspaper clippings, deeds, leases, reports, tax documents, and plans.
Dates: 1893-2005; Majority of material found within 1944-1995

Harold F. Moon Theater Scrapbooks

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0352
Abstract The Harold F. Moon collection is composed of materials that document his career in the theater in the Bangor area. Includes scrapbooks of clippings, programs, and a manuscript.
Dates: 1895-1976

Norman B. Nash Historical Research Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0359
Scope and Contents The Norman B. Nash collection contains historical research on Eastern Maine and New Brunswick. The collection includes manuscripts, notes, correspondence, and illustrations. A number of original documents are photocopied.
Dates: 1918-1956

Robert H. Newall Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0362
Scope and Contents The papers of a critic, columnist, and professional pianist and organist. Included are reviews written by Mr. Newall and programs collected by him in his career as a critic and patron of the arts. Included are correspondence, scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, and theater programs.
Dates: 1961-1987

Nettie Gove Nicholson Genealogical Papers

 Collection — Box: 421
Identifier: SpC MS 0364
Scope and Contents Collection of notes, correspondence, and other materials used in compiling the genealogy authored by Nettie Gove Nicholson. The genealogy includes many Maine and New England families.
Dates: undated

Arthur Herbert Norton Ornithological Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0368
Abstract The correspondence, notes, articles, scientific papers, and other papers of Arthur Norton concerning birds, mammals, botany, and the natural history of Maine. Includes the card file catalogue used in "Maine Birds."
Dates: 1888-1943

Olof Olsson Nylander Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0817-sc
Abstract A collection of material by and about a geologist and mineralogist whose discovery of the first fossil specimens unearthed in Aroostook County altered many theories about the geological history of northern Maine. Included are newspaper clippings by and about Olof O. Nylander in Maine newspapers from the period 1932 to 1943. The newspapers represented are the Bangor Daily News, Presque Isle Star-Herald, Houlton Pioneer Times, Aroostook Republican, and the Lewiston Journal Magazine Section....
Dates: 1895-1943; Majority of material found in 1932-1943

Old Town, Maine Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0808-sc
Abstract The collection includes a handwritten history of Old Town, Maine (9 p.); a handwritten copy of An Act to incorporate the plantation heretofor called Stillwater in the County of Hancock into a town by the name of Orono (1806) with notes about the history of Old Town; an envelope addressed to Carrie E. Pierce (1911); a receipt (undated) from John Connors to I. F. Pierce for curbing; a receipt from Abbie Veazey to Mrs. Pierce dated Old Town Oct. 31, 1885 for one month's tuition; records from the...
Dates: 1885-1921

Our Neighborhood Club Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1785
Abstract The Our Neighborhood Club papers collection consists of club program booklets, scrapbooks, photographs, as well as club meeting minutes and attendance. The collection does have papers that span between 1908 to 2007, however, the collection primarily focuses on club materials during the 1960s through the 1990s.
Dates: 1908-2007

Ralph S. Palmer Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1063
Scope and Contents The collection contains research material and writings of Ralph S. Palmer, a professor and naturalist. It includes material related to Manly Hardy and his daughter Fannie Hardy Eckstorm, as well as an extensive reprint collection of publications in natural history and zoology. Included are notes, articles, clippings, photographs, reprints, ledgers, typescripts, illustrations, card indexes, and correspondence of Ralph S. Palmer, Jonathan Titcomb Hardy, Manly Hardy, Fannie Hardy Eckstorm, and...
Dates: 1842-2002; Majority of material found within 1880-1950

Paul C. Ware Mountain Journal

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0754-sc
Abstract A handwritten daily journal of a fire spotter in Maine. It includes personal memoirs and official records during the summers Paul Ware was a watchman for fires. Included also are a map, a newspaper clipping about the phasing out of fire rangers, and photographs.
Dates: 1956-1971

Payson-Fogler Family Reunion Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0391
Scope and Contents Documents are primarily concerned with the annual reunion of the Payson-Vogler (Fogler) families. Materials include letters and accounts of reunions.
Dates: 1865-2003

Penobscot Paddle and Chowder Society Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0399
Abstract The collection contains records of the Penobscot Paddle and Chowder Society, an organization in Bangor, Maine, for people interested in canoeing, kayaking and other outdoor activities. The materials center on environmental advocacy activities of the group in the 1970s.
Dates: 1974-1976

Sanford Phippen Literary Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0406
Abstract Papers of a Maine author, poet, and high school teacher and alumnus of the University of Maine. Includes papers concerning his publications High clouds soaring, Storms driving low: the letters of Ruth Moore, The police know everything, and Kitchen boy. Also includes writings of Orono High School students and writings of and about other Maine authors
Dates: 1954-

James Shepherd Pike Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0409
Scope and Contents The papers of a journalist, diplomat and author from Calais, Maine. Including correspondence, diaries, notebooks, account books, manuscripts, and some family material. Correspondents include Salmon P. Chase, Charles Anderson Dana, G.G. Fogg, and Horace Greeley.
Dates: 1850-1880

Portland League for Peace and Freedom Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0417
Abstract This collection documents the foundation and activities of the Portland League for Peace and Freedom in the years before World War II. Included are correspondence, pamphlets, newsletters, and clippings concerning the League. Of interest are the publicity scrapbooks that include manuscript material. The collection also includes materials from the American Civil Liberties Union and the Emergency Peace Campaign.
Dates: 1933-1940

Harriet H. Price Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0424
Abstract Collection contains Harriet Price's papers documenting her work with Maine's Native American population and her activities as a citizen opposed to the war in Vietnam. Also contains publications on Maine Indian laws and legal issues and a collection of articles from Maine newspapers concerning Maine Indian land claims, 1977-1987.
Dates: 1970-1995

Ida Sedgwick Proper Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0794-sc
Abstract The papers of a Maine author. Included are correspondence with her publishers about her books about Monhegan Island and about William Shakespeare, reviews of the books, photographs, photostat negatives, lithographs, picture postcards, correspondence about a course she took at Columbia University in 1915, a signed oath when she became a registrar for the town of Monhegan, a list of passengers on a voyage to Puerto Rico in 1922, and a vita. Included also is a short biography of Ida Proper by...
Dates: 1915-1955

Remick Family Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SpC MS 0430
Abstract 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

Roger Wolcott Remington Papers

 Collection — Box: 312
Identifier: SpC MS 0431
Scope and Contents Papers, correspondence, clippings, autobiography, photocopies of newspaper columns, and manuscript of Adventures of these three by Roger W. Remington. Includes Freedom Foundation award.
Dates: 1951-1979