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Toothaker Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0969-sc
Abstract

The papers, mostly correspondence, of a family living in Phillips, Maine.

Dates: 1908-1947

Town of Detroit (Me.) Financial Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0453
Scope and Contents

The financial records of the school districts and schools in the Detroit, Maine area including Pittsfield and Newport, Maine. Records also include some town records, and some overseer of the poor records.

Dates: 1834-1909

Harry T. Treworgy Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0508
Scope and Contents

The papers of Harry T. Treworgy include advertisements from his establishments and items from his service to the state of Maine. Included in this are correspondence, petitions, and reports. There are a few photographic prints.

Dates: 1940-1976

David Howard Tribou Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0760-sc
Abstract A collection of materials by and about one of the outstanding figures of New England Methodism and a chaplain in the United States Navy. Included are a historical address delivered at Machias in 1922, a historical address delivered at Bucksport in 1913, "Derelicts" printed in the Naval Home Calendar in 1920, a sermon titled The World's redeemer: the perfect man, letters to Alfred and Ellen Hempstead from David Howard Tribou, an obituary taken from the Zion's Herald of June 7, 1922, lines on...
Dates: 1922-1943

Jabez True Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0734-sc
Abstract

Letters to Jabez True from numerous correspondents including Hannibal Hamlin.

Dates: 1837-1860

Tryon Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1309-sc
Abstract The collection contains letters of the Tryon family of North Yarmouth, Maine. Most of the letters are to Cora B. Tryon from her children and her sister who appears to have lived in Medford, Massachusetts. The letters discuss daily events and family matters. A few items belonging to Cora's husband Samuel A. Tryon are also included, as well as a few letters to Carl R. Tryon and George M. Tryon, sons of Samuel and Cora Tryon. Most of the letters are addressed to North Yarmouth, but letters from...
Dates: 1918-1928

Stanley R. Tupper Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0510
Abstract

The official records, papers and personal papers of a U.S. Congressman from Maine.

Dates: 1953-1967

U. S. Hame Company Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0897-sc
Abstract A collection relating to the manufacturing of wood and metal hames in the United States. Included are records of the U.S. Hame Company of Buffalo, New York; a school report by John P. Carr for an economics class on the history of the wood hame industry in the United States; a typescript of a report on the history and description of Concord hames (11 leaves); a typescript of a history of the hame industry in New England (8 leaves); a price list (no date) of the Bartlett & Rowell hames...
Dates: 1828-1922

Rudy ValleĢe Papers and Memorabilia

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0598
Abstract

The papers of a popular vocalist in the U.S. during the 20th century. Included are correspondence from 1917 to 1984, newspaper clippings, scores, photographs, scrapbooks, phonograph records, megaphone, and other memorabilia.

Dates: 1917-1984

William T. Vasquez Military Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0600
Scope and Contents

The military papers pertain to Vasquez's career in the regular Army from 1946 to 1948. He was assigned to the occupation of Korea following World War II. The collection includes letters, military documents, and photographs of Korea.

Dates: 1946-1948

James B. Vickery Manuscript Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0602
Abstract The Vickery manuscript collection contains a wide range of material related to Maine history, Maine families, Maine towns, and the Civil War, as well as a lot of general Maine material and some general interest material. The most prominent subjects include: Bangor, ME; Joshua L. Chamberlain; Civil War (mostly letters, organized by family name). Types of material include: correspondence; deeds; diaries; Maine families (history, genealogy,and letters); letters; Maine; marriage records;...
Dates: circa 1711-circa 1997; Majority of material found within 1800-1899

Wakefield Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0609
Abstract

Business records of Orick (O.H.) Wakefield and his son, Ralph J. Wakefield. The Wakefields were residents of Lowell, Maine.

Dates: 1868-1962; Majority of material found within 1884-1940

Walter Franklin Prince Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0788-sc
Abstract

The correspondence of a parapsychologist. The letters sent to Walter Franklin Prince refer to religious matters, speeches, monuments, and minerals. Included is a signed letter from Walter Franklin Prince dated May 5, 1926 to Mr. S.O. Worthen in regard to the founding of the Boston Society for Psychic Research.

Dates: 1886-1926

Walton-Shepard-Parker-Hahn Family Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SpC MS 0613
Scope and Contents

Collection of letters, receipts, diaries, deeds, and other genealogical materials relating to the Walton, Shepard, Parker, and Hahn families of Belfast, Maine. Primary persons include W. H. Walton, Alice B. Walton, Rufus Walton, Alfred Walton, Americus V. Parker, Anna B. Parker, Arline Walton, and Hiram Walton.

Dates: 1766-1977

E. B. Washburne Letters

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0756-sc
Abstract

Letters of a U.S. Representative. Six of the letters were sent to the Daily Globe (Washington, D.C.) office and requested copies of the Globe be sent to his constituents and charged to his Daily Globe allotment. One of the letters was sent to the Commissioner of Pensions.

Dates: 1857-1869

Artemus E. Weatherbee Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0618
Scope and Contents

The papers of Artemus Edwin Weatherbee, a long-time U.S. government employee, include correspondence, reports, and newspaper clippings primarily from his years as assistant secretary in the U.S. Treasury Dept. and as director of the Asian Development Bank.

Dates: 1954-(197?)

Edmund F. Webb Letter

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1539-sc
Abstract

A letter from Webb probably to J.F. Parkhurst of Unity and Bangor, Maine, containing thoughts on the conduct of the Civil War. Webb asks Parkhurst his opinions about various issues relating to the war: what he would do if he were president, whether he would let the South separate from the Union, how he would deal with slaves escaping to the north, etc. Webb also gives his own opinions of President Lincoln, the War, and the South and its leaders.

Dates: November 22, 1862

Webber Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0619
Abstract

Ledgers and maps of the timberland business owned by several generations of the Webber family of Bangor, Maine.

Dates: 1895-1976; Majority of material found within 1909-1960

Daniel Webster Letter

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1527-sc
Abstract

A letter from Daniel Webster to John Haven in which Webster notes that he is enclosing a letter from Peleg Sprague. He advises Haven if he has a case like that mentioned by Sprague he should put it in Sprague's hands. The letter from Sprague to Haven, dated March 21, 1833, and also included, concerns a claim for cargo confiscated in 1811 from the ship Admittance. The ship Horace is also mentioned in Sprague's letter.

Dates: 1833

Thomas Westbrook Letter

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1513-sc
Abstract

A letter written by Thomas Westbrook to his son-in-law Richard Waldron discussing an unidentified court case. The name Waldo is mentioned several times in the letter, presumably referring to Westbrook's business associate, Samuel Waldo.

Dates: March 6, 1737 (?)

Westerfield Historical Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0622
Abstract

This collection is a mix of personal and business documents concerning families other than the Westerfield Family. These documents include ships logs and diaries, personal diaries, account books, and letters. A few other family related documents are included.

Dates: 1783-1885

Edward Washburn Whitaker Letter

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1545-sc
Abstract

Typescript of a letter in which Whitaker outlines his participation as chief of staff for Gen. George Custer in the surrender of Gen. Robert E. Lee's forces on April 9, 1865 at Appomattox.

Dates: April 29, 1901

White Mountain Power Company Inventory and Valuation Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0625
Scope and Contents

Inventory and valuation records of the White Mountain Power Company in Maine and the Wakefield Power Company in New Hampshire.

Dates: 1945

John F. Whittier Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0713-sc
Abstract

The papers of a farmer. Included are receipts, agreements to repay loans, insurance policies, tax bills, a bill of sale, and a letter from Isaac P. Whittier in 1862 to his brother and sister concerning the death of their brother and Isaac's experiences in the Civil War.

Dates: 1858-1895

Ralph Whittier Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1681-sc
Abstract

Collection contains material by and about Ralph Whittier. Included is a travel diary, correspondence, eulogies, biographical sketches, etc. Photographs of Wheatland family members and activities as well as of other friends of Ralph Whittier are also found in the collection.

Dates: 1922-1953; Majority of material found within 1937-1953

Kate Douglas Smith Wiggin Letters

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1684-sc
Abstract

Two letters written by Kate Douglas Wiggin. The first, Dec. 9, 1888, is addressed to Rev. Roderick Stebbins, Milton, Mass. The second, Feb. 25, 1894, is written by Wiggin from the Shoreham, Washington, D.C., to Wm. (?) Walker. Collection also includes a letter, Dec. 31, 1942, written by Alexander Woollcott from the Gotham, New York City, to Mrs. Roderick Stebbins, Milton, Mass.

Dates: 1888, 1894

James Russell Wiggins Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0626
Abstract

Papers of the Executive Editor and Vice President of the Washington Post. Most of the collection is related to the Washington Post with some personal papers. Other papers include Wiggins' appointment as ambassador to the United Nations, 1968-69, and files relating to his work at the Ellsworth American newspaper.

Dates: 1908-2000; Majority of material found within 1942-1994

Clement P. Wight Socialist Party of Maine Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0627
Abstract

Papers and records of the Socialist Party of Maine connected with Clement P. Wight of Old Orchard Beach. Included are some personal papers and the labor organization called the Boston and Maine Railroad Towerman's Brotherhood.

Dates: 1896-1915

William Tell Club Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0629
Abstract

Records of the William Tell Club, a private hunting and social club on Spencer Pond near Maine's Moosehead Lake. It also contains a small group of papers of George T. and Mabel Bain, parents of the collection's donor.

Dates: 1903-1950; Majority of material found within 1903-1933

Reuel Williams Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0934-sc
Abstract

A collection relating to Reuel Williams, a U.S. Senator from Maine.

Dates: 1841-1991; Majority of material found within 1841-1847