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Coe Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0104
Abstract

Consist primarily of business records of the brothers Eben S. Coe and Thomas Upham Coe, with a few papers of Thomas's wife, Sada L. Coe.

Dates: 1836-1943; Majority of material found within 1860-1942

Collection of Newspaper Clippings about George Warren Field

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0753-sc
Abstract

A collection of newspaper articles relating to George Warren Field who died Jan. 10, 1900. The articles were pasted into a notebook by J. L. Crosby and given to Field's widow on Feb. 3. The clippings include 2 portraits of Field. Included also is a letter signed by J. L. Crosby to Mrs. Field upon the presentation of the notebook.

Dates: 1900

Oscar F. Fellows Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0175
Abstract

The collection contains the papers of Oscar F. Fellows from his work as counsel to the International Commission Pertaining to the St. John River. The collection also contains some material belonging to Raymond Fellows, Oscar Fellows's son.

Dates: 1899-1926; Majority of material found within 1905-1925

Moses Giddings Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0201
Abstract

This small collection contains both business and personal papers of Moses Giddings of Bangor, Maine.

Dates: 1846-1938; Majority of material found within 1848-1908

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

Frederic Henry Hedge Letters

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0702-sc
Abstract

The letters of a Unitarian clergyman, scholar, and Transcendentalist.

Dates: 1835-1872

Hill and McLaughlin Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0708-sc
Abstract

Business records of a firm of merchants in the early 19th century.

Dates: 1816-1952; Majority of material found within 1816-1830

J. A. Boardman & Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0060
Scope and Contents

The records include correspondence and circulars, Thacker's Sugar Chart and Other Tables (1893), a receipt book, and ledgers covering the years 1895-1899. Includes letters to Boardman 1898-1899, check stub book January 20, 1899-August 23, 1899, ledgers of credit or loans September 1898-April 1899, inventory book for 1895-1899.

Dates: 1893-1922

Madawaska Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1054-sc
Abstract Records of a company located in Bangor, Maine, involved in the logging industry in the 1920s and 1930s. The records include white forms which are scale reports listing various logging contractors, specie, and quantity cut in Township 11 Range 13 in the Umsaskis and Priestly districts from Dec. 1927 to March 1928. The yellow forms list the names of individuals working for the Madawaska Company paid from its Clayton Lake office and indicate the distribution of work performed in various sources...
Dates: 1927-circa 1999; Majority of material found within 1927-1928

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

William H. McCrillis Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0332
Abstract

The William McCrillis papers deal primarily with his activities as an owner of large amounts of timberland in northern Maine. The collection also includes materials of his sister, Harriet Griswold and of members of her family.

Dates: 1830-1982; Majority of material found within 1840-1912

Peirce Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0396
Abstract

Papers of several generations of the Peirce family of Bangor, Maine centered on materials of Waldo Treat Peirce and his son, Mellen Chamberlain Peirce. Also included are papers of Mellen Peirce's father-in-law, William B. Hayford.

Dates: 1812-1940; Majority of material found within 1850-1930

Penobscot Lumbering Association Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0398
Abstract

The Penobscot Lumbering Association records consist primarily of legal, financial, and lumbering records maintained by the Association from the time of its incorporation in 1854 through the early 20th century. The collection is arranged in seven series: Organization and Administration, Financial, Purchasing, Labor, Lumbering Operations, Miscellaneous, and Ancillary Companies.

Dates: 1854-1953; Majority of material found within 1874-1912

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

Allen B. Pierce Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0408
Abstract

The collection contains papers reflecting Allen Pierce's service as master on various vessels, 1850-1881. A small group of personal papers is also included.

Dates: 1848-1884

Clarence C. Stetson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0481
Abstract

Personal papers of Clarence C. Stetson who was born in Bangor, Maine, in 1884, the son of Edward and Edith Stetson.

Dates: 1909-1950; Majority of material found within 1920-1921

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