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Adelbert Howard Merrill Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0342
Abstract

The collection contains papers of Adelbert Merrill of Portland, Maine, reflecting his military career and subsequent retirement. This small collection includes notes from a course in anti-aircraft artillery, forms, correspondence, copies of special orders, etc. Much of the material concerns his efforts to obtain a pension and medical benefits after his retirement.

Dates: 1872-1972; Majority of material found within 1931-1942

Merrill Family Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1068-sc
Abstract

A collection of letters mostly to Edward N. Merrill with a few to his sons Edward F. Merrill and William F. Merrill from Maine governors, United States senators and United States congressmen. Most letters concern politics in Maine and in Congress.

Dates: 1887-1960

Lucius Herbert Merrill Family and Academic Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0346
Abstract

The collection contains both academic and family papers of Lucius H. Merrill and of his son, Edward O. Merrill, and Alan Merrill. These include lecture notes, research notes, letters, correspondence, diaries, and journals.

Dates: 1891-1974

Edna St. Vincent Millay Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0815-sc
Abstract The papers of a Maine poet and playwright. Included are four autograph letters from Edna St. Vincent Millary to Gladys Niles, dated 9 August 1912, October 1912, 6 January 1913, and 13 April 1913 (one without envelope); one autograph note from Edna St. Vincent Millary to Gladys Niles, undated; one typescript of her poem "Renascence" (5 typed pages); and one letter from C.B. Millay (Edna's mother) to Mr. and Mrs. Charles Dunton, dated 15 December 1922. Included also are photocopies of the...
Dates: 1912-1922

William H. Miller Legal Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0349
Scope and Contents

This collection primarily consists of legal correspondence to and from clients and plantiffs. Additionally, there are a number of documents from the Waldoboro Post Office, 1826-1839, and two histories of Waldoboro.

Dates: 1891-1904

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

Monroe Family Letters and Diary

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0811-sc
Abstract

Letters and a diary of a family in Waterford, Maine. The letters are from William Munroe to his sons Josiah, Merrick, and Daniel; from Merrick to his brother Josiah; and from Achsah Carlton to her brother Daniel. The diary was written by Jane S. Monroe in 1847. Included also are photocopies of the letters and diary. Included also are photocopies of records of births, marriages, and deaths of the Delano family in Abbot and Guilford, Maine.

Dates: 1824-1847

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

Faculty Records. Nadelhaft (Jerome J.) Papers

 Record Group
Identifier: UA RG 0011-038
Content Description The records mainly contain textual information created and curated by Jerome J. Nadelhaft, who was a history professor at the University of Maine. The record series Administrative & Committee Records contains correspondence, memorandums, and meeting material regarding the operations of the University of Maine and from the various University of Maine wide and College of Arts & Humanities committees that Professor Nadelhaft served on, copies of various University, College of Arts &...
Dates: 1980-1997; 1960-1997

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