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J. Herbert Hutchins Letters

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0956-sc
Abstract

A collection of letters to J. Herbert Hutchins from his mother, his father, and his brother H. Wesley. The letters span the years 1873 to 1888.

Dates: 1873-1888

George W. Ingersoll Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0770-sc
Abstract

The papers of a lawyer, businessman, and Collector of the Port of Bangor, Maine. Included are letters, bills, receipts, and agreements, mostly pertaining to logging in Maine. Also included are typed transcripts of many of the bills and letters. Also included is a copy of the pamphlet A tribute to the dead: Robert Ingersoll's matchless eulogy of Roscoe Conkling. Also included is An Act to incorporate the Bangor Boom Company (approved March 22, 1843)

Dates: 1835-1888; Majority of material found within ( 1835-1856)

International Paper Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1105-sc
Abstract

Correspondence, 1900-1902, from company president, Hugh Chisholm, or his secretary, E.W. Hyde, to Simon B. Gates, in Winn, Maine. Most letters concern land purchases for the company. Collection also includes copies of deeds, 1873-1901, for land in Winn and Mattawamkeag, Maine, as well as invoices, 1902, to Gates primarily for purchase of wood and other supplies.

Dates: 1873-1902

Charles Rogers Ireland Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0260
Abstract

Collection contains personal papers and business records of Charles R. Ireland as well as a few papers of other members of the Ireland family. The majority of the collection contains business ledgers and invoices to Wm. B. Ireland and Son and C.R. Ireland for goods purchased for their dry goods and grocery business in Stetson. Records (1874-1887) of the Stetson Post Office are also found in the collection

Dates: 1835-1925

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

J. F. & A. H. Chase Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1014-sc
Abstract

Business records of a manufacturer of lumber and cooperage in East Limington, Maine. Included are 4 account books and approximately 40 bills and letters.

Dates: 1909-1938

Ethel McLean Johnson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0772-sc
Abstract The papers of a political activist, public servant, and poet from Maine. The 2 microfilm reels (located in the Microforms Department in the Fogler Library - call number Microfilm J631) include the papers which were deposited in the Harvard University Library in Cambridge, Mass. They are largely concerned with labor conditions and laws pertaining to women and children in Massachusetts. Included in the folder in the Special Collections Department are correspondence, biographical material of...
Dates: 1905-1972

Johnston Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0267
Scope and Contents Personal papers and business records of three generations of the Johnston family, builders of dams and bridges in Maine. Included are materials of William Jasper Johnston; his son, William Percy Johnston; and Percy's son, Donald Percy Johnston. A few items belonging to John Johnston, father of Jasper Johnston are also found in the collection. The collection includes many photographs of dams and other construction projects of the Johnston family. Included are phorographs and negatives,...
Dates: 1835-1972; Majority of material found within 1890-1929

Josselyn Botanical Society of Maine Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0269
Abstract

The records of the Josselyn Botanical Society of Maine include meeting minutes, newsletters, correspondence, scrapbooks, and clippings recording the society's activities. It also includes journals, lantern slides, and microscope slides documenting the information gathered by the society.

Dates: 1895-2000

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

Peter Kellman Labor Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0271
Abstract

Materials were collected and compiled by Peter Kellman with regard, primarily, to the strike at the International Paper Mill in Jay, Maine. Other materials include the Simplex Lockout, the Madison Project, and the Millinocket Project.

Dates: 1984-1996

Kennebec Light and Heat Company Records (Central Maine Power Company Collection)

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0272
Scope and Contents

Financial records and correspondence of a local electric utility in Maine. Included are cashbooks, journals, ledgers, purchase records, and letter books of the Kennebec Light and Heat Company from 1887 to 1911.

Dates: 1887-1911

Kippewa for Girls Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0280
Abstract

The collection contains records of Kippewa for Girls, a summer camp located on Lake Cobbosseecontee in Winthrop, Maine.

Dates: 1961-2004; Majority of material found within 1967-1974

Donaldson Koons Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0780
Abstract

The collection contains papers of Donaldson Koons of Sidney, Maine, focusing primarily on his work as Chair of the Maine Land Use Regulation Commission (LURC) in 1973 and 1974.

Dates: 1967-1979; Majority of material found within 1973-1974

George A. LaBonte Forestry Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0284
Abstract

The papers of a forest entomologist working for the Maine Forest Service.

Dates: 1949-1984

Donald Richard Larrabee Journalistic Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0289
Abstract

The papers are related to articles and columns written by Donald Richard Larrabee, a Washington correspondent.

Dates: 1954-1970

Edwin F. Littlefield Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0301
Abstract

Business and personal papers of Edwin F. Littlefield, a ship captain from Winterport, Maine. Very little biographical information is available about Littlefield, but it appears that he was a ship owner, captain and agent between 1854 and 1897, the year of his death.

Dates: 1814-1922; Majority of material found within 1859-1897

Lord Family Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1676-sc
Abstract

A collection of letters primarily to Nathaniel Lord of Kennebunk, Maine, from merchants and ships' captains writing from the Caribbean and from ports on the eastern coast of the United States.

Dates: 1803-1842; Majority of material found within 1806

Rachel L. Lowe Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0778
Abstract

This small collection consists almost entirely of correspondence written to Rachel Lowe, 1917-1959, from various collectors and experts in the study and identification of mosses.

Dates: 1917-1959; Majority of material found within 1951-1959

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 AFL-CIO : Charles O'Leary Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0285
Dates: 1904-1993; 1978-1993 (bulk)

Maine Central Railroad Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0309
Abstract

Records of the Maine Central Railroad Company, at one time the largest railroad in New England, and some of its subsidiary companies. The collection is arranged in two series: I. Executive and administrative records and II. Records of subsidiaries and ancillary companies.

Dates: 1850-1963; Majority of material found within 1880-1920

Maine Dairymen's Association Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0311
Abstract

The collection contains records of the Maine Dairymen's Association, a cooperative organization for farmers engaged in dairying and milk production.

Dates: 1934-1979; Majority of material found within 1948-1968

Maine Forest and Logging Museum Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1763
Scope and Contents Collection, 1957-1998, includes documents and files about the Maine Forest and Logging Museum in Bradley, Maine. Specifically includes information about Leonard's Mills Dam and Chemo Pond documenting elevation data, recorded water levels, and restoration/alteration projects and proposals. Also included are the executive committee's and the board of director's meeting records and member lists. Correspondence files include letters from the Department of Environmental Protection, the...
Dates: 1957-1998

Maine Home Economics Association Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0317
Scope and Contents

The records of the Association include the Constitution and by-laws, membership materials and information about the activities of the organization from 1925 on, though most the materials date from 1949 on. Also information about the Association's affliation with the American Home Economics Association is included.

Dates: 1925-2022

Maine Index of Natural Resources Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0228
Scope and Contents

The collection includes citations, thesaurus, search manual drafts, and disks.

Dates: 1984-1988

Maine Slate Company of Monson Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0320
Abstract

The collection contains records of the Maine Slate Company of Monson as well as personal papers of Walter L. Johnson, superintendent of the company, and his wife Harriet F. Johnson. Also included are ten undated photographs showing quarry workers, the mining operation, and the mine buildings.

Dates: 1915-1941; Majority of material found within 1915-1924

Maine State Federated Labor Council Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0321
Scope and Contents The collection contains business records of the Maine State Federation of Labor and its successor, the Maine State Federated Labor Council. Records include correspondence, financial records, records of conventions and of the Council's newspaper "Maine State Labor News." Both national and state projects and campaigns are represented in the collection, and subject areas include work programs, labor laws and legislation, strikes, workers' compensation, etc. Correspondents include prominent...
Dates: 1914-1967

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