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National Poetry Foundation. Paideuma (University of Maine) Records

 Record Group
Identifier: UA RG 0030-002
Scope and Contents

The record group includes papers for publication, manuscripts, typescripts, page proofs.

Dates: Publication: 1981-1985

Llewelyn D. Palmer Legal and Municipal Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0383
Abstract

The documents of the law partners of Llewelyn D. P. Palmer and Judge Charles F.H. Green.

Dates: 1820s-1900

Ralph S. Palmer Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1063
Scope and Contents The collection contains research material and writings of Ralph S. Palmer, a professor and naturalist. It includes material related to Manly Hardy and his daughter Fannie Hardy Eckstorm, as well as an extensive reprint collection of publications in natural history and zoology. Included are notes, articles, clippings, photographs, reprints, ledgers, typescripts, illustrations, card indexes, and correspondence of Ralph S. Palmer, Jonathan Titcomb Hardy, Manly Hardy, Fannie Hardy Eckstorm, and...
Dates: 1842-2002; Majority of material found within 1880-1950

J. F. Parkhurst Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1565-sc
Abstract

Correspondence to J. F. Parkhurst mainly concerning business and financial matters. Two items deal with his activities in organizing a militia company in Unity, Maine.

Dates: 1861-1866

Parsons Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0386
Scope and Contents The Parsons family papers consist primarily of the business records and personal papers of George Parsons and his sons Henry and William Usher Parsons. They reflect the involvement of the Parsons family in the banking, interurban railroad, steel and coal businesses, primarily in Georgia, South Carolina and Alabama. The papers are arranged in four series: Business records, Personal papers, Records of Parsons family trusts, and Ancillary materials. Each series has several...
Dates: 1838-1956; Majority of material found within 1880-1954

Paul Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0389
Abstract

The collection contains personal papers of various members of the Paul family of Eliot, Maine, as well as a few documents from the Bartlett, Hammond, Leighton and Shapleigh families of Eliot. A folder of papers of Horace Remick is also included.

Dates: 1771-1917

Payson-Fogler Family Reunion Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0391
Scope and Contents

Documents are primarily concerned with the annual reunion of the Payson-Vogler (Fogler) families. Materials include letters and accounts of reunions.

Dates: 1865-2003

Faculty Records (University Of Maine). Pease (William H. and Jane H.) Records

 Record Group
Identifier: UA RG 0011-009
Scope and Contents The records contain textual material created and curated by University of Maine history professors William and Jane Pease.The record series Administrative Records & Correspondence contains material regarding various University of Maine and regional committees and task forces that William and Jane served on, particularly those related to the University of Maine History Department and Graduate School. There are also meeting material, memorandums and course information for the...
Dates: 1957-2003; Majority of material found within 1957-1987

Faculty Records (University of Maine). Peck (H. Austin) Records

 Record Group
Identifier: UA RG 0011-005
Scope and Contents

The papers of an educator. Includes course notes, correspondence, office files, materials connected with his Jamaica sabbatical, correspondence with Frank Coffin, and personal effects.

Dates: 1946-1963

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

Helen N. Peirce Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0982-sc
Abstract

Papers of the wife of an American diplomat. Most of the letters do not indicate the year written.

Dates: 1880-1916

Pejepscot National Bank Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0791-sc
Abstract

The records of a national bank in Brunswick, Maine. Included are three forms from the U.S. Treasury Department relating to the condition of the bank's notes.

Dates: 1877-1889

Penobscot Development Company and Penobscot Development Limited Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0792-sc
Abstract The records of logging and lumbering companies operating in Maine and in Nova Scotia, Canada. Included are copies of correspondence concerning logging and lumbering in Nova Scotia dating from Nov. 26, 1926 to Nov. 5, 1930 and June 16, 1942 to Oct. 3, 1946. Most of the letters are between L. J. Freedman in Great Works, Maine and John A. Sharpe in Bass River, Nova Scotia. Included also are reports on the boom logs owned by the Penobscot Development Company in 1920 and 1921. Included also are...
Dates: 1920-1946

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

William Pepperrell Correspondence and Deeds

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0903-sc
Abstract The correspondence and deeds of a merchant, politician and military leader. Included are official copies of two deeds. One of the deeds is from Thomas and Rebecca Goodwill to William Pepperrell in 1740 for land in Biddeford (formerly Saco), Maine. The second deed is from William Pepperrell to Joseph Dyer and Samuel Haly in 1743 for land in Biddeford. Included also are photocopies of letters to William Pepperrell from Christopher Kilby in 1746 and 1748 and from John Bradstreet in 1747, and a...
Dates: 1741-1759

Perkins Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0401
Abstract

The collection contains notes and information on the Perkins family gathered and compiled from around 1911 to 1913 by Enoch Perkins of Malden, Massachusetts. Also included are letters to various generations of the family written between 1772 and 1885 as well as legal documents, wills, deeds, receipts and other family papers dating from 1700 to 1901.

Dates: 1700-1945

John Andrew Peters Letters and Portrait

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0801-sc
Abstract

Two handwritten letters and a portrait of a Maine lawyer and Supreme Judicial Court judge. One letter has a letterhead of the House of Representatives, Washington and date 186-. It is addressed to Bro. Prentiss and asks him to inform Peters if he made any inaccuracies in a speech he sent him. The second letter is addressed to E. A. Dana, Jr. and dated Bangor 23 Nov. 1861. In it he discusses some court issues. The portrait is one that has been removed from a printed publication.

Dates: 1861-1873

Student Organizations And Publications. Phi Beta Kappa. Delta Of Maine (University of Maine) Records

 Record Group
Identifier: UA RG 0009-012
Scope and Contents

The records contain textual information created and curated by the University of Maine chapter of Phi Beta Kappa, a national scholastic honor society. Included are: charter for the Delta Chapter of Maine, correspondence, minutes of meetings, histories of the chapter, membership lists, candidate lists, clippings, publications, constitution, and by-laws.

Dates: 1922-1981

Phi Kappa Phi Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0403
Abstract

The records and papers of the National Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, a national honorary fraternity founded at the University of Maine. Papers include records from the national office, the board of directors, the "Journal", and records of all of the chapters. Future additions to the collection are anticipated.

Dates: 1897-2005, 1950-1990 (bulk)

Sanford Phippen Literary Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0406
Abstract

Papers of a Maine author, poet, and high school teacher and alumnus of the University of Maine. Includes papers concerning his publications High clouds soaring, Storms driving low: the letters of Ruth Moore, The police know everything, and Kitchen boy. Also includes writings of Orono High School students and writings of and about other Maine authors

Dates: 1954-

Samuel T. Pickard Letters

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0729-sc
Abstract

Two holograph signed letters from Pickard in Portland, Maine, to Miss Abby Speckman discussing Pickard's quest for Whittier biographical information and copies of letters.

Dates: 1893

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

James Shepherd Pike Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0409
Scope and Contents

The papers of a journalist, diplomat and author from Calais, Maine. Including correspondence, diaries, notebooks, account books, manuscripts, and some family material. Correspondents include Salmon P. Chase, Charles Anderson Dana, G.G. Fogg, and Horace Greeley.

Dates: 1850-1880

Pine Island Camp Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0410
Abstract

The collection contains records of the Pine Island Camp, a summer camp for boys in the Belgrade Lakes region of Maine.

Dates: 1902-2015

Students/Alumni Records (University Of Maine). Pinkham (Lawrence D.) Papers

 Record Group
Identifier: UA RG 0010-006
Content Description Papers from Lawrence Pinkham, who attended UMaine Orono in the late 1940s. Pinkham was a history/journalism major and worked on The Maine Journalist and The Maine Annex newspapers. He was editor-in-chief of The Maine Campus in 1950.The record group includes:Copies of the University of Maine student newspapers The Maine Journalist (May, 1950), with Pinkham photographed on the front cover and a mention of him being admitted to Columbia University, copies of The Maine...
Dates: 1947-1950

Pope, Harris & Company Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0414
Scope and Contents

Two letter books contain correspondence relating to a lumber and logging business in East Machias, Maine.

Dates: 1877-1900

Portland Bicentennial Committee Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0416
Scope and Contents

The records include agendas, minutes, correspondence, newsletters, schedules of events. Also included is a copy of the American Revolution Bicentennial Administration's Comprehensive calendar of bicentennial events.

Dates: 1973-1977

Portland League for Peace and Freedom Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0417
Abstract

This collection documents the foundation and activities of the Portland League for Peace and Freedom in the years before World War II. Included are correspondence, pamphlets, newsletters, and clippings concerning the League. Of interest are the publicity scrapbooks that include manuscript material. The collection also includes materials from the American Civil Liberties Union and the Emergency Peace Campaign.

Dates: 1933-1940

Willis G. Pratt Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0422
Scope and Contents

Papers documenting the career of a lieutenant commander in the U.S. Navy. Included are naval records, certificates, original orders and application to transfer to retired reserves, correspondence, and photographs.

Dates: undated