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A. L. R. Gardner Company Store Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SpC MS 0195
Scope and Contents

The records include receipt books (1888-1894 incomplete, 1945-1949), ledgers (1912-1950), capital stock book (1902-1951), company meeting records (1902-1951), and photographs.

Dates: 1888-1951

Doctor William Henry Allen's Business Ledgers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0007

Androscoggin and Kennebec Railroad Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0019
Abstract

Primarily records of the treasurer's office of the Waterville, Maine, railroad company.

Dates: 1847-1870; Majority of material found within 1850-1856

Walter Lewellen Arnold Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0023
Abstract

Personal papers and business records of Walter L. Arnold, a businessman, guide, fur trader, trapper and author from Greenville, Maine.

Dates: 1893 - 1980; Majority of material found within 1920 - 1959

Bangor-Brewer Tuberculosis and Health Association Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0034
Scope and Contents

Contents: records of meetings of the Board of Directors; publications of the Associations.

Dates: 1918-1976

Bangor Stone Ware Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1112-sc
Abstract

Invoices, orders, receipts, etc. received by the company or its owner for goods supplied or stoneware ordered. The collection also contains a few invoices, 1872-1877, to C.H. and R.W. Sawyer from various businesses in Bangor. Goods supplied include nails, powder, padlocks, meal, lard, etc.

Dates: 1891-1907

Booth Brothers and Hurricane Isle Granite Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0063
Abstract

The collection contains records of Booth Brothers and Hurricane Isle Granite Company of Hurricane Island, Maine.

Dates: 1909, undated; Majority of material found in undated

C. E. Thayer Son Business Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0494
Abstract

Documents of a general store in Winterport, Maine. Among the letters are some personal ones including one about petitioning in a murder / assault case.

Dates: 1853-1880s

Chandler Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0094
Abstract

Consists of business and personal papers of several generations of the family as well as materials concerning the town of New Gloucester, Maine.

Dates: 1750-1956; Majority of material found within 1795-1886

Diamond Match Company, Berst-Forster-Dixfield Division, Timber Unit Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0050
Abstract

Records of the Timber Unit of the Diamond Match Company's Berst-Forster-Dixfield Division.

Dates: 1938-1955; Majority of material found within 1944-1952

Eli Sprague, Titcomb Bailey & Company Account for James Dyer

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1729-sc
Abstract

An account of an 18th century mill in the area of Baileysville, Maine for work, goods, and services performed by James Dyer.

Dates: 1786-1797

William Engel Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0168
Abstract

The collection contains records of William Engel's timberlands business and of the firm of Lowell & Engel.

Dates: 1902-1914; Majority of material found within 1904-1912

Foster Drug Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0183
Scope and Contents

Business records of a drugstore, including canceled checks, receipts, and invoices giving a look at the day to day operations of this type of business.

Dates: 1930s-1940s

Freeman's National Bank of Augusta Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0190
Scope and Contents

The director's records from 1858 to 1885 and the stockholders records from 1864 to 1885. The records are contained in three volumes and describe the activities of the Bank's Board of Directors and the proceedings of the annual stockholders meetings.

Dates: 1858-1885

Hall Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0750-sc
Abstract The papers of a family living in Bucksport, Maine. A large part of the papers are about Daniel Hall and his inventions. Included are correspondence relating to patents and marketing of the recumbent chair and bag tie, and bills of sale which are for supplies and repairs to the schooners Columbia, Lucy, and Yankee out of Bucksport, Maine. Many of the bills of sale refer to Samuel P. Hall and to S.P. Hall & Co. Correspondents include M.H. Wiley from Boston, R.H. Eddy of the American and...
Dates: 1849-1925

Hamlin Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0219
Abstract

The Hamlin family papers consist primarily of the personal, political and business papers of Hannibal Hamlin, his sons Charles, Cyrus, Hannibal E., and Frank Hamlin, Charles Hamlin's son, Charles E. Hamlin and his wife, Myra Sawyer Hamlin, and their daughter, Louise Hamlin. The collection also includes papers of Hannibal Hamlin's brother, Elijah L. Hamlin and his son, Augustus C. Hamlin, as well as photographs, and materials about other family members.

Dates: 1802-1975; Majority of material found within 1850-1911

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

Katahdin Iron Works Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0270
Abstract

Records of the Katahdin Iron Works, an iron producing company located near Brownville Junction, Maine. It also includes records of Piscataquis Iron Works, a successor to Katahdin, and records generated by Prentiss and Carlisle Company of Bangor while managing the timberland on the Iron Works property.

Dates: 1846-1975; Majority of material found within 1846-1970

Lumber Shipments Ledger

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1059-sc
Abstract

A ledger recording lumber shipments. Entries record lumber sold by Eastern Mfg. Co., Wm. Engel & Co., and Sterns Lumber Co. There are no entries for Sargent Lbr Co. Entries include date, raft, kind of lumber, by whom sold, purchaser, vessel, and remarks.

Dates: November 13, 1912-January 11, 1913

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

Maine Times Newspaper Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0323
Scope and Contents

The records of the Maine Times include correspondence, corporate business documents, and other records of a Maine newspaper from its founding. The collection does not include manuscripts of articles or photos.

Dates: 1968-1987

Maine Typothetae Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0597
Abstract

Contains records of Maine Typothetae, Portland, Maine, including correspondence, 1920-1926, of executive secretary Edward A. Harris and administrative subject files containing member and customer lists, payroll records of various member companies, communications from United Typothetae of America and statistical information. Collection also contains newsletters and other publications produced 1923-1926 by other Typothetae organizations.

Dates: 1920-1933

Martinon Lumber Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0329
Abstract

The collection contains business records of the Martinon Lumber Company from 1916 to 1926.

Dates: 1916-1926

Gideon Mayo Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0331
Abstract

Records from Mayo's involvement in various businesses in the Orono, Maine area and as an agent for several sawmills on the Stillwater River, including the Basin Mills, the Island Mills, and the Orono Manufacturing Company.

Dates: 1827-1920; Majority of material found within 1846-1876

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

Ernest E. McIntyre Store Journals

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0335
Abstract

A collection of store journals including ledgers, cash books, check books, and personal accounts.

Dates: 1892-1959

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

Park's Hardware & Variety (Orono, Me.) Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0385
Scope and Contents

Business records of a hardware store in Orono, Maine. The records include an income tax record book, business records from 1911 to 1947 (22 volumes), cash statement books from 1916 to 1942 (24 volumes), and receipt books from 1951 to 1953 (6 volumes).

Dates: 1909-1953

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 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