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Mrs. John H. Jarvis Book of Recipes

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0766-sc
Overview A book with handwritten recipes and newspaper clippings pasted in. The recipes include traditional recipes and some for agriculture and medicine. Included also are an index of the recipes and lists of historical events and births and deaths of eminent persons. Written inside front cover: This book bought in 1835. Recipes copied into it by John H. Jarvis in 1877.
Dates: 1877

Johnston Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0267
Scope and Contents Personal papers and business records of three generations of the Johnston family, builders of dams and bridges in Maine. Included are materials of William Jasper Johnston; his son, William Percy Johnston; and Percy's son, Donald Percy Johnston. A few items belonging to John Johnston, father of Jasper Johnston are also found in the collection. The collection includes many photographs of dams and other construction projects of the Johnston family. Included are phorographs and negatives, letters,...
Dates: 1835-1972; Majority of material found within 1890-1929

Josselyn Botanical Society of Maine Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0269
Overview The records of the Josselyn Botanical Society of Maine include meeting minutes, newsletters, correspondence, scrapbooks, and clippings recording the society's activities. It also includes journals, lantern slides, and microscope slides documenting the information gathered by the society.
Dates: 1895-2000

Students/Alumni Records (University Of Maine). Kaliss (Tony) Student Political Protest Papers

 Record Group
Identifier: UA RG 0010-004
Scope and Contents The records mainly contain textual information curated by Tony Kaliss during his time as a student at the University of Maine including on the subjects of student unions, general left caucus, anti-war marches, protests, and sit-ins, University President Libby's speech on rights, Justice Department visits, labor related activities, California grape boycott, Penobscot Shoe Co. strike, and Doug's shop and save strike.The records include material from various student union and general...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1968-1972; 1968-2016

Peter Kellman Labor Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0271
Overview Materials were collected and compiled by Peter Kellman with regard, primarily, to the strike at the International Paper Mill in Jay, Maine. Other materials include the Simplex Lockout, the Madison Project, and the Millinocket Project.
Dates: 1984-1996

John F. Kennedy's Visit to the University of Maine Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0273
Overview Materials include correspondence, telegrams, convocation program, press kit, and transcript of remarks of President Kennedy and relating to his visit.
Dates: 1963-1983; Majority of material found within 1963

George A. LaBonte Forestry Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0284
Overview The papers of a forest entomologist working for the Maine Forest Service.
Dates: 1949-1984

Lakewood Theater Programs Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0286
Scope and Contents This is a collection of materials concerning the productions of the Lakewood Theater. It consists mostly of programs, clippings, brochures, and scrapbooks. There are no theater business records included.
Dates: 1922-1983

Donald Richard Larrabee Journalistic Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0289
Overview The papers are related to articles and columns written by Donald Richard Larrabee, a Washington correspondent.
Dates: 1954-1970

Gary Lawless Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1772
Overview Collection consists mainly of his publications and printed ephemera pertaining to his literary career, publishing company, and book store.
Dates: 1970-2010

League of Women Voters of Maine Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0291
Overview Records, 1913-2008, of the League of Women Voters of Maine, Maine's branch of the national nonpartisan political organization. Includes organizational election records, board meeting minutes, annual meeting records, voters guides, school guides as well as the records collected by a representative of the League of Women Voters of Maine while attending and observing public meetings of local municipal organizations.
Dates: 1913-2011

Ralph Leavitt Sportsman's Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0292
Overview The Leavitt papers contain mostly materials used in the columns that he wrote for the "Bangor Daily News" concerning hunting, fishing, and other outdoor sports. Included are correspondence, articles, news releases, clippings, and photographs.
Dates: 1960s-1994

Gomer Lewis Budget Travel Guides Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0742-sc
Overview Papers and letters relating to research for travel guides for senior citizens. Included are the letters Gomer Lewis received in doing research for his guides, newspaper clippings, reviews of his guides, and advertising material for the guides from Hammond Inc.
Dates: 1975-1977

Philip N. Libby Letters

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0743-sc
Overview Letters from a soldier during World War I to his family. Included also are a newspaper clipping about Philip Libby being wounded in France, a letter from the Regimental Commander praising the work of the First Gas Regiment, and a letter written while he was working with the Donnacona Paper Company in Canada in 1921.
Dates: 1917-1921

Collection on Edward John Limes

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1722-sc
Overview Photographs and news clippings related to the escape of University of Maine students Edward John Limes from a fire at Hannibal Hall February 13, 1944.
Dates: 1943-1944

Clarence C. Little Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0300
Scope and Contents Correspondence, manuscripts of writings, reprints of publications, periodicals, scrapbooks, and other papers relating to Little's career as a biologist and educator, his family, his second wife, Beatrice Johnson Little, Jackson Memorial Laboratory which he directed, cancer research, tobacco industry, genetics, college and universities.
Dates: 1910-1976

Lombard Steam Log Hauler Articles

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Identifier: SpC MS 1577-sc
Overview Photocopies of articles about the Lombard steam log hauler from various publications dating from 1970-1986. The articles were collected by Frank A. Peltier, Houlton, Maine.
Dates: 1970-1986

Rachel L. Lowe Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0778
Overview This small collection consists almost entirely of correspondence written to Rachel Lowe, 1917-1959, from various collectors and experts in the study and identification of mosses.
Dates: 1917-1959; Majority of material found within 1951-1959

Madison Women's Club Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1787
Scope and Contents Collection, 1894-2002, of the papers and photographs of the Madison Women's Club of Madison, Maine. The majority of the collection consists of scrapbooks but also includes meeting programs, minutes, financial records, and clippings.
Dates: 1894-2002

Academic Affairs. Dean Of Students. Maine Day (University Of Maine) Records

 Record Group
Identifier: UA RG 0006-010-010
Scope and Contents This record group mostly includes includes copies of programs from the annual University of Maine Maine Day celebration. Also, information on the history of Maine Day and for some years there are newspaper clippings, scripts, photographs, correspondence, transparencies, and an audio tape from the 1965 Maine Day. There is no content on Maine Day for 1942, 1943, 1966, 1969-1972, 1974, 1976-1979, 1981-1987, 1989, 1990, and 1992 onwards.
Dates: 1935-1991

Academic Affairs. Dean, College Of Liberal Arts And Sciences. Maine Folklife Center (University Of Maine) Records

 Record Group
Identifier: UA RG 0006-003-022
Scope and Contents The records mainly contains textual information created by the University of Maine's Maine Folklife Center, but there are also photographic material, audio recording on vinyl records, CDs, and cassettes, and also computer disks containing programming material. The record series Administrative Records contains copies of various departmental reports and policies, fund raising information, Board of Advisors meeting material, and publicity material. Also, includes information regarding...
Dates: 1820-2016; Majority of material found within 1957-2012

Student Organizations And Publications. Maine Masque Theater (University Of Maine) Records

 Record Group
Identifier: UA RG 0009-016
Scope and Contents The record series contains material on theater productions at the University of Maine in the latter half of the 20th century. Included are photographs of actors and actresses and performances, programs, newspaper clippings, and posters.
Dates: 1954-1994

Maine Times Newspaper Records

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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

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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
Overview 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
Overview 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
Overview 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

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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