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Gregory Baker Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0029
Abstract

The collection contains Gregory Baker's photographs and negatives of logging and lumbering operations and railroad construction in northern Maine in the early part of the 20th century. The collection contains glass plate negatives, photographs and cellulose negatives.

Dates: 1902-1973; Majority of material found within 1902-1933

Bussell Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0080
Abstract

Papers and business records of Alfred W. Bussell of Argyle, Maine and John B. Bussell of Old Town, Maine.

Dates: 1856-1912; Majority of material found within 1883-1904

Academic Affairs. Dean/Director, Cooperative Extension Service (University Of Maine) Records

 Record Group
Identifier: UA RG 0006-008
Scope and Contents The records mainly contain textual information created by the University of Maine Cooperative Extension, but there are also photographic, visual, and audio visual material. Some of the report record series also contain photographs of Cooperative Extension Service operations, events, and staff. The reports submitted during the First World War and Second World War years detail the effects the wars had on agriculture in Maine. County Agent Reports were submitted by the...
Dates: 1869-2006; Majority of material found within 1915-1962

Hiram Davis Timber Lot Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0720-sc
Abstract

A ledger which contains a record of the lots, amount of timber, soil, and owner in T5R5 in Aroostook County, Maine.

Dates: 1881-1905

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

Faculty Records (University Of Maine). Chemical Girding and Debarking of Trees Research Materials

 File
Identifier: UA RG 0011-060
Scope and Contents

Various miscellaneous material on chemical girding and debarking of trees research conducted by the University of Maine, 1951-1956. Including Maine Extension publications authored by Lewis P. Bissell, Extension Forestry Specialist, reference material, correspondence regarding the research, and photographs of the chemical girding and debarking of trees.

Dates: 1951-1956

Amos and Octavia Moulton Graffte Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0207
Abstract

The collection reflects the business and civic activities of both Amos A. and Octavia Moulton Graffte. The collection is enriched by notes of explanation added to most items by the Grafftes' daughter, Marjorie Graffte Prout, the donor of the collection.

Dates: 1890-1974; Majority of material found within 1897-1926

Great Northern Paper Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0210
Abstract

Collection includes correspondence, subject files, publications, contracts for material and labor, maps and plans, photographs and production records.

Dates: 1889-1992

Duncan Howlett Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0254
Scope and Contents The collection contains the papers of Duncan Howlett of Center Lovell, Maine, a minister, author, and forester. They concern his activities as a small woodland owner and as one of the founders of the Small Woodland Owners Association of Maine. Represented in the collection are materials from Rev. Howlett's terms of office on the boards of directors and various committees of the American Forestry Association, the Forest History Society, and the Natural Resources Council of Maine. These files...
Dates: 1968-1998; Majority of material found within 1974-1988

Marc A. Johnson Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1630
Abstract

Maps, plans, aerial photographs and other materials collected by Johnson to document forest land use and logging in Maine, especially in areas near the Kennebec River and Moosehead Lake.

Dates: 1890-1994

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

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 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

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

Report : Activities on the Dead River Tree Farm Area, 1908-1966

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1800-sc
Scope and Contents

A report written by Dwight Demeritt in 1966 documenting the history of forestry on land owned by the Dead River Company.

Dates: June 1966

Academic Affairs. College Of Natural Sciences, Forestry And Agriculture. School Of Forest Resources (University Of Maine) Records

 Record Group
Identifier: UA RG 0006-007-010
Scope and Contents The records contain textual information created and curated by the University of Maine School of Forest Resources (formerly the Department of Forestry and College of Forest Resources). The record series Correspondence contains various correspondence of the heads of the Department of Forestry D. B. Demeritt and R.I. Ashman on a range of subjects related to the administration of the Department. The record series Program Records & Publications contains copies of...
Dates: 1904-1992

Faculty Records (University Of Maine). Smith (David C.) Papers

 Record Group
Identifier: UA RG 0011-047
Scope and Contents The records mainly contain textual information created and curated by educator and historian David C. Smith. Smith was a widely recognized historian and lectured nationally and internationally on such topics as history, political science, climatology, agriculture, paper industry, literature, and popular culture. The records cover Smith's academic career at the University of Maine, but also his political work and time serving on numerous professional and community groups. The...
Dates: 1833-2011; Majority of material found within 1960-1996

Stillwater Canal Corporation Log Scale Book

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0648
Scope and Contents

Log scaling book for the Stillwater Canal Corp. Shows how much lumber and for whom it was scaled. Also shows some log brands. This possibly reflects the boom operation in the Stillwater River opposite the present University of Maine.

Dates: 1854-1864

Timber Valuation Reports

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0715-sc
Abstract

Four timber valuation reports of the township known as the Gore tract north of Township 1 Range 8 in Franklin County, Maine.

Dates: 1878-1909

Henry O. Trask Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1691
Abstract

Records from Trask's roles as a student a the University of Maine and the Yale School of Forestry and writings related to Trask's career as a silviculturist with the United States Forest Service.

Dates: 1917-1970; Majority of material found within 1926-1936