Skip to main content Skip to search results

Showing Collections: 331 - 360 of 531

Hiram Kelley Morrell Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1486-sc
Abstract

The collection consists of miscellaneous papers of Hiram K. Morrell, including correspondence from 1898 about a dispute with the Gardiner Water Power Co. over water damages to Morrell's property and a draft of a letter written by Morrell in 1903 to Andrew Carnegie asking for money for the public library in Gardiner. Also included are lists of names and addresses perhaps of subscribers to or advertisers in the Gardiner Home Journal.

Dates: 1884-1903

John Muench Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0356
Scope and Contents

The Muench papers are the work of a Maine artist, an internationally known lithographer. Included are correspondence, personal letters, exhibition catalogs, reviews, and articles about his work.

Dates: 1945-1993

Eliab W. Murdock Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1646
Abstract

Letters written by Eliab Murdock to his wife Sarah Murdock while serving with Company F of the 17th Maine Infantry Regiment and the Veteran Reserve Corps during the Civil War. Also includes letters written by Sarah Murdock to her husband as well as a few written to Murdock by his daughter Pauline and his brother James; letters of recommendation and reference, 1841-1844, for Murdock; and his military discharge papers and military pension documents.

Dates: 1841-1877

Frederic Coleman Murphy Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1596-sc
Abstract

Papers include copies of Coleman's letters, 1929-1945, primarily to his mother and sister in which he writes of his life while teaching in Berlin, N.H., as an analyst in the Bureau of Foreign and Domestic Commerce in Washington, D.C., and while serving with the United States Army in Italy during World War II. The collection also contains letters of condolence to Coleman's wife after his death in 1945 as well as family photographs.

Dates: 1929-1945

Edward A. Myers Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0816-sc
Abstract The papers of an aquaculturist and conservationist. The collection includes articles by and about Edward A. Myers. Included are copies of two of his sermons delivered at the Second Congregational Church in Newcastle, Maine and two versions of a play performed in lieu of a sermon at the Second Congregational Church. Included also is a speech delivered at Colby College at the Centenary of Edward Arlington Robinson's birth; correspondence with Robert S. Jones, Director of the Marine Laboratory...
Dates: 1960-1976

Nash Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1300
Abstract The collection consists primarily of correspondence among various members of the Nash family. Included are letters to Albert and Emily Nash dated 1886 to 1902, mostly from their daughters Grace, writing from Providence, R.I., and Melissa, writing from Boston where she was attending the Home and Day School. There are a few letters from others including several signed Russ, possibly Captain Russell Glover, husband of Albert Nash's sister Elizabeth. Other letters, dating from 1888 to 1915, are...
Dates: 1886-1966

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

National Poetry Foundation (University of Maine) Records

 Record Group
Identifier: UA RG 0030-003
Scope and Contents The records mainly contain draft manuscripts of National Poetry Foundation publications, with corrections and editing by Foundation staff. The Foundation was a center for contemporary poets and scholars of poetry. The record series Publication Records contains various drafts of National Poetry Foundation and some University of Maine Press of mostly monograph. For some publications there is also cover art work, publicity material, notes, and correspondence with the authors. Many...
Dates: 1957-1994; Publication: 1972-1994

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

Nickerson & Baxter Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1482-sc
Abstract Incoming correspondence to Nickerson & Baxter from merchants in Boothbay, East Boothbay and Southport, Maine, primarily those that supplied goods and equipment to fishermen. The letters concern orders for items such as cod lines, oars, fish forks, fish hooks, etc., and were received from wholesale dealers in dry and pickled fish, sailmakers and ship chandlers, and merchants dealing in ship stores, dry goods and groceries. Some letters also concern the inability of the merchants to pay...
Dates: 1876-1912

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

George B. Noyes Letters

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1566-sc
Abstract

Two letters written by Noyes in 1864 to "Friend Emery." The first, dated June 8, 1864, from surgeon's headquarters, Bermuda Hundred, Virginia, describes Noyes's work on a typical day as a hospital steward. The second, written on Oct. 19, 1864, from before Richmond, Va. , outlines Noyes's support for Abraham Lincoln and tells of his living situation.

Dates: 1864

George H. Nye Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0369
Scope and Contents

The papers consist of correspondence of Nye and his family, including some while he was superintendent of Laurel Mills, Prince Georges Co., Md., military papers relating to his pension, and other papers.

Dates: 1850-1900

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

Nathaniel Oaks Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0370
Abstract

The collection contains correspondence, legal documents, and other personal papers of several individuals who lived in Exeter, Maine in the 19th and 20th centuries.

Dates: 1791-1835; Majority of material found within 1821-1831

University of Maine Obsolete Ordnance Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1734-sc
Abstract

Correspondence primarily between Llewellyn N. Edwards and University of Maine President Harold S. Boardman about the availability of obsolete ordnance material from the United States Navy Department.

Dates: 1928-1979; Majority of material found within 1931-1932

Richard O'Connor Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0371
Scope and Contents

The papers provide a record of Richard O'Connor's literary career. They include book length manuscripts, outlines for works, essays, and correspondence with publishers including Doubleday and Company, Little, Brown and Company, McGraw Hill Book Company, G.P. Putnam's Sons, and Viking Press.

Dates: undated

Administration And Finance. Institutional And Facilities Planning. Office of Facilities Management (University Of Maine) Records

 Record Group
Identifier: UA RG 0004-008-002
Content Description

The records contain textual information and photographs regarding University of Maine campus buildings. Including, but not for every building: correspondence, memorandums, reports, financial information, photographs, clippings, programs from naming ceremonies, and architectural plans.

Dates: 1920-1987

Discontinued Offices & Programs. Office Of Innovation & Communications & Instructional Technology (University Of Maine) Records

 Record Group
Identifier: UA RG 0007-016
Scope and Contents The records contain textual information created and curated by the University of Maine's Office Of Innovation & Communications & Instructional Technology. The majority of the records relate to a project for implementing the NovaNET System in the state. Includes copies of a grant proposals submitted to the U.S. Department of Education entitled "Technology Solutions for Math & Science Improvement" and copies of various agreements between University Communications, Inc. and the...
Dates: 1985-1991

Academic Affairs. Dean Of Students. Associate Dean For Campus Life. Office Of Student Activities & Organizations (University Of Maine) Records

 Record Group
Identifier: UA RG 0006-010-002-002
Scope and Contents The records mainly contain textual information created and curated by the University of Maine’s Office of Student Activities & Organizations. The record group includes copies of Dean of Students meeting minutes, various memorandums, policies, procedures, by-laws, and regulations related to student organizations, parietals, dormitories, open houses, records, and behavior, copy of University of Maine Judicial Code, miscellaneous information regarding social affairs including contracts and...
Dates: 1946-1979; Majority of material found within 1960-1970

Discontinued Offices & Programs. Office Of The Dean Of Men (University Of Maine) Records

 Record Group
Identifier: UA RG 0007-013
Scope and Contents The records mainly contain textual information created and curated by the University of Maine Dean of Men Office, but there are also photographs of students at Maine Day events. The record series Correspondence and Subject Files are mostly from the files of Dean Lambert Seymour Corbett who was dean of men from 1929-1945. Corbett's correspondence is with academic colleagues, representatives from various organizations, University of Maine faculty, staff, students, and parents on a...
Dates: 1924-1968; Majority of material found within 1929-1945

Office Of The President (University Of Maine) Records

 Record Group
Identifier: UA RG 0003
Scope and Contents

The folders mainly contain textual material, particularly; correspondence, memorandums, press releases, and reports. But there are some books, photographs and artifacts such as plaques, banners, and a medal and media such as cassette, video, and radio tapes, film and Compact Discs.

Dates: 1810-2018; Majority of material found within 1934-1984

University Advancement. Office Of Development (University Of Maine) Records

 Record Group
Identifier: UA RG 0014-001
Scope and Contents The records mainly contain textual information on a range of subjects compiled by the University of Maine's Office of University Development, there are also CD-ROM disks containing videos of Stillwater Society events and miscellaneous events at the University of Maine, recordings of interviews carried out as part of the University of Maine’s 150th anniversary celebration, photographs of Bryant 4-H Camp & Learning Center, images of the Vincent Hartgen art collection, and musical...
Dates: 1923-2017; Majority of material found within 1930-2017

Academic Affairs. Office Of Vice President Of Academic Affairs & Provost (University Of Maine) Records

 Record Group
Identifier: UA RG 0006-001
Scope and Contents The record group mainly contain textual material created and curated by the University of Maine Office of Vice President Of Academic Affairs & Provost, but there are some photographs and phonograph musical records. The series Committee Records contains correspondence, particularly related to serving on committees and meetings, reference material, meeting minutes, guidelines, and reports related to the Facilities Planning Committee, Faculty Advisory Committee on Honorary...
Dates: 1895-1995

Old Town, Maine Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0936-sc
Abstract

A collection relating to Old Town and Milford, Maine.

Dates: 1847-1960

Faculty Records (University Of Maine). Olmstead (Kathryn J.) Journalism Papers

 Record Group
Identifier: UA RG 0011-051
Content Description The record group contains mostly textual material created and curated by Kathryn J. Olmstead during her tenure as a professor of journalism and associate dean of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences at the University of Maine and career as a journalist. Includes clippings of articles by the journalists Brooks Hamilton, Doug Kneeland, and David Lamb. There is also correspondence with Lamb and details of his induction into the Maine Press Association's Hall of Fame (2005).There...
Dates: 1954-2005

Katherine Chase Owen Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0379
Scope and Contents

A group of 19th century letters collected by Katerine C. Owen for publication in Dear Sue (1976) and Dear Capt. Fess (1977). Also included are other generalized and family documents, and the service records of Mrs. Owen's husband, Albert S. Owen, M.D.

Dates: 1850-1885

William Packard Papers, 1965-1970s

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1770
Scope and Contents

Collection, 1965-mid-1970s, consists of a variety of materials originating from William Packard. Includes a portrait, an adaptation of a play from the Japanese, a number of letters, several manuscripts, publicity, and teaching course material, copies of Packard's poetry in several formats and poetry by Michael Harlow.

Dates: 1965-mid-1970s

William Packard Papers, 1966-1985

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0381
Scope and Contents

Papers of a screenwriter, poet, playwright, and editor of The New York Quarterly, a poetry magazine. The papers contain worksheets for plays, novels, films, poetry, and trade books by William Packard. Included also are editorial drafts, interviews, documents, and correspondence for The New York Quarterly.

Dates: 1966-1985