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Walter Lewellen Arnold Papers
Personal papers and business records of Walter L. Arnold, a businessman, guide, fur trader, trapper and author from Greenville, Maine.
Samuel G. Bachelder Account Books and Diary
Account book and diary (1856 Jan. 1-1871) and account book (1858-1881 May 4) of Samuel G. Bachelder, town of residence unknown.
Alfred Bartlett Diary
The diary of Alfred Bartlett, of Elliot, Maine for 1883, which records weather, visitors, and his daily activities.
Paul W. Bean Civil War Papers
Contains Civil War correspondence of Frank L. Lemont (Company E, 5th Maine Regiment); letters of Charles Warner (145th New York Volunteers); diaries of John B. Bailey, Ezekiel Ellis, Edwin M. Truell and George Washington Verrill. Also contains record books.
Stephen Berry Diary
A diary of a printer and publisher in Portland, Maine.
Lorenzo Billings Diary and Census Records
A diary for the year 1883 of a farmer in Milton Plantation, Maine. Also included also are photocopies of census records for Lorenzo and his father in 1860, 1870, 1900, and 1910.
Elijah Blaisdell Diaries
Fifteen diaries of a farmer in York, Maine during the late nineteenth century. The diaries cover the years, 1870, 1879, 1880, 1882-1886, 1888-1891, and 1898-1900. The 1900 diary is blank.
Edward P. Blanchard Diaries
Daily diaries primarily recording observations about the weather. The volumes also contain newspaper clippings about the weather as well as obituaries and reports of events in Blanchard and nearby communities.
Jacob Blanchard Diaries
Diaries of a resident of Blanchard, Maine. The 4 diaries cover the years 1887, 1888, 1889-June 1890, and 1892-June 1894.
Maurice H Blanchard Diary
A diary kept by Maurice H Blanchard, a resident of Gardiner, for the year 1909. It also contains memos, names and addresses of contacts and a record of cash expenditures. It also notes his marriage on June 7, 1909 to Idelle Webster of Waterville, Maine.
Geneva Bonin Diary
Diary, 1939, of Geneva Bonin, a resident of Northport, Maine. Entries usually begin with weather, followed by reports of daily life including the activities of her mother, father, son, and husband. Also contains some reports of significant events, recipes, and recording of cash accounts.
Neil Brackley Diary and History
The volume contains basic information about the early settlers in Elliottsville Plantation, Piscataquis County, Maine; a section with accounts of the Brackley farm from January to April 1902; and a diary kept between September 22, 1930 and December 31, 1931. The volume is in at least two different handwritings.
Simon Bradley Account Book
A volume used as an account book and diary by Simon Bradley, who appears to have been a farmer in Parsonsfield, Maine. The volume also contains copies of some of Bradley's correspondence both to family members and to business associates.
Ernest C. Brown Diaries
Diaries, 1905-1941, of Ernest C. Brown documenting his employment as a rural mail carrier in Robbinston, Maine. Daily entries provide details of the weather, the number of pieces of mail delivered, events in the family and the town, etc. A few entries in the diary for 1937 appear to have been made by Brown's son, Philip R. Brown.
Edward Sandford Burgess Diary
Willis Carter Diaries
This collection is composed of a number of diaries which include financial records of a family in West Pembroke, Maine. A book of school district records is also included. Much family material is contained in the diaries.
Chandler Family Papers
Consists of business and personal papers of several generations of the family as well as materials concerning the town of New Gloucester, Maine.
William C. Chapman Diary
A diary kept by William Chapman from January-May, 1926, while a student at the University of Maine. In it he details his daily activities both as a student and as a member of Alpha Tau Omega. There are frequent references to Ruth Hastings, a student at Bates College who later became his wife.
Milton S. and Angela Clifford Papers
The manuscripts of poems by Milton S. Clifford. Also transcriptions of the diaries of Alice Clifford, George F. Godfrey, the letters of John Franklin Godfrey, the Journal of H.E. Prentiss' trip to Europe (1866) and family photographs.
Christopher A. Clough Diary
The diary of a farmer from Readfield, Maine covering the years 1867-1870.
Elizabeth Jane Coatsworth Papers
Contains notebooks and diaries of Elizabeth Jane Coatsworth, a noted poet and author of children's books.
Colwell Family Papers
Family papers, calendars, correspondence, unpublished manuscripts, literary notes, photographs, and clippings of Maine author Miriam Colwell and her partner, the artist Chenoweth Hall. Cole family papers include business records of the Deasy and Handy Country Store, several Cole family businesses, journals, correspondence, photographs, and genealogical information for the community of Prospect Harbor.
Charles R. Coombs Account Book
Abbie Evelyn Cowan Diary
Diary of a resident of Milo, Maine in 1908. At end of diary are entries for births, deaths, and marriages.
Ruth I. Curran Diaries
Five diaries covering the years 1976-1979 and 1982 of a widow living in Bangor, Maine. Included in the diaries are descriptions of the weather and temperature each day, records of how much money she spent, her activities with Earle and her other friends and relatives, what she ate at home and at what restaurants she and Earle ate. Receipts for purchases which were kept in the diaries were removed and placed in separate folders.
Cutts Family Papers
E. O. Danforth Diary
A diary by a farmer living in Madison, Maine.
Edward J. Danforth Diaries
Personal diaries of a naturalist and columnist from 1969 to 1988.
Davis Family Diaries
Daily diaries kept by Annie C. Davis of West Paris, Maine, and her young son, Ellis M. Davis. Annie Davis' diaries date from 1916, 1917, 1921-1925, 1929 and 1930. Ellis Davis' diaries date from 1908, 1911-1912, 1914-1915. A few of the diaries list their residence as Woodstock or South Woodstock, Maine. Entries outline daily activities, family events, and community happenings.
Meyer Davis Collection
The Meyer Davis collection reflects the career of a society orchestra leader.
- Raymond H. Fogler Library Special Collections 124
- Raymond H. Fogler Library University Archives 1
- Diaries 123
- Correspondence 17
- Letters (Correspondence) 14
- Maine -- Climate -- Observations 13
- Photographs 13
- Account books 11
- Financial records 10
- Manuscripts 10
- Clippings 9
- Receipts (Financial records) 7
- Scrapbooks 7
- Authors, American -- Maine 6
- Women -- Maine -- Diaries 6
- Pamphlets 5
- Articles 4
- Bangor (Me.) -- History 4
- Business records 4
- Memorandums 4
- Newspapers 4
- Notes 4 + ∧ less
- French 1
- University of Maine 3
- Arnold, Walter Lewellen, 1894- 2
- Davis family 2
- East Maine Conference Seminary (Bucksport, Me.) 2
- Godfrey, John Edwards, 1809-1884 2
- Hamlin, George H. 2
- A. L. R. Gardner Company (Dennysville, Me.) 1
- Abbott Academy 1
- Allen, F. H. 1
- Alpha Tau Omega. Beta Upsilon Chapter (University of Maine) 1
- American Antiquarian Society 1
- American Society of Newspaper Editors 1
- B. F. Keith's Theatre (Organization : Boston, Mass.) 1
- Bachelder, Samuel G. 1
- Bailey, John B. 1
- Bartlett, Alfred, 1870-1926 1
- Bassett family 1
- Bean, Paul W. 1
- Bearce & Chandler 1
- Bearce, Dexter, 1781-1838 1 + ∧ less