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Meyer Davis Collection

Identifier: SpC MS 0127

The Meyer Davis collection reflects the career of a society orchestra leader.

Dates: 1880-1977

Almon C. Day Papers

Identifier: SpC MS 0920-sc
Abstract The papers of a farmer and legislator from Turner, Maine. Included are correspondence, invoices, and other documents relating to Day's farm and his political career. The correspondence includes letters between Almon and his wife Clara during the years 1871 to 1884, a few letters to and from their children, and letters from Almon's and Clara's cousins. Included also is correspondence sent to Almon asking for his support and congratulating him on becoming a state legislator. Included also are...
Dates: 1871-1918; Majority of material found within 1871-1896

Holman Day Papers

Identifier: SpC MS 0862-sc

Papers of a Maine author. The papers include a typescript of a poem titled He holds the hand of Sybil Howe and signed "H.F.D., Legislature 1899," a signed letter by Holman Day dated May 29 referring to a ballad he had sent for possible publication in the Thanksgiving issue, and a typescript draft of his novel When Egypt went broke. Also included is a packing slip from The Bucklins Books in Ipswich, Massachusetts dated July 22, 1970.

Dates: 1899-1970

J. Wilbur Day Autobiography

Identifier: SpC MS 0863-sc

The autobiography of a hunter, guide, and farmer in Maine. Included are a photocopy of the original autobiography and two copies of a photocopy of a transcript of the autobiography.

Dates: [undated]

John Franklin Day Papers

Identifier: SpC MS 0129

The collection contains personal correspondence from the 1920s through the 1960s reflecting Day's literary interests, efforts to publish his work and his activities in various social organizations. Client files from his career in insurance are also found in the collection.

Dates: 1908-1974

Daybook (1798-1848)

Identifier: SpC MS 1284-sc
Abstract Daybook recording purchases by customers from an unidentified business in Standish, Maine, probably a general store and sawmill. Early entries document purchases of salt, molasses, coffee, rum, etc., while those from the early 1800s onward show accounts for sawing boards, plowing, and hauling supplies such as salt and meal. The back of the volume was used to list expenditures in 1865 for labor and construction supplies, partially for construction of a dam, as well as containing a list of...
Dates: 1798-1848

Daybook (1812-1847)

Identifier: SpC MS 1299-sc

Daybook of an unidentified farmer from Frankfort, Maine. The name Andrew Tyler is mentioned in the volume. The volume records work done for various individuals as well as goods sold. Entries list activities such as cutting and hauling wood, making cider, and shearing sheep, as well as the sale of corn, potatoes, beef, etc.

Dates: 1812-1847

Daybook (1817-1826)

Identifier: SpC MS 1343-sc
Scope and Contents

A volume used to record daily purchases at a general store as well as casual labor done by an unidentified person, possibly from Gardiner, Maine. Both Gardiner and Unity, Maine are mentioned in the text. Goods purchased include rum, molasses, pork, nails, etc. Many of the entries record the sale of various kinds of lumber. The volume also lists wages received for such things as a day's work at a gristmill, conveying a raft to Bath and bringing fish, driving logs, etc.

Dates: 1817-1826

Daybook (1833-1834)

Identifier: SpC MS 1164-sc

Daybook from an unidentified business in Thomaston, Maine, probably a general store.

Dates: 1833-1834

Daybook (1843-1847)

Identifier: SpC MS 1511-sc

Daybook of an unidentified business in Orono, Maine, probably a general store. The entries list daily purchases of customers and the amount paid for each item. Purchases include coffee, tobacco, sugar, hair tonic, currants, etc.

Dates: 1843-1847

Daybook (1843-1848)

Identifier: SpC MS 1269-sc

A daybook from an unidentified general store in Baldwin, Maine. Entries from 1843 to 1847 are identified as being from Baldwin; those from 1848 are headed Sebago. The volume records names of customers, their purchases, and prices paid. Goods purchased include tea, molasses, pork, candles, fish, flannel, tobacco, etc.

Dates: 1843-1848

Daybook (1855-1856)

Identifier: SpC MS 1154-sc

Volume from an unidentified business, probably a general store, in Houlton, Maine.

Dates: 1855-1856

Daybook (1859-1878)

Identifier: SpC MS 1099-sc

Daybook from Hebron, Maine, possibly belonging to Joseph G. Merrill, and recording sales of patent medicines such as humor doctor, white pine compound, pain easer, and cedar plaster. The second part of the volume lists sales of dry goods and general merchandise.

Dates: 1859-1878

Daybook (1866)

Identifier: SpC MS 1167-sc

Daybook from an unidentified business in North Berwick, Maine, probably a general store. A few pages of the volume have newspaper clippings pasted in and unattached clippings were also received with the volume; most clippings concern recipes or household hints.

Dates: 1866

Daybook (1874-1876)

Identifier: SpC MS 1508-sc

Daybook, 1874-1876, of an unidentified general store in York, Maine. The volume records purchases made by customers including flour, eggs, cloth, butter, tea, tobacco, etc.

Dates: 1874-1876

Daybook (1876-1881)

Identifier: SpC MS 1718

A daybook by an unknown compiler listing financial transactions including payments for labor performed, ice charters, pilotage of various vessels, and groceries and dry goods sold.

Dates: 1876-1881

Daybook (1886-1888)

Identifier: SpC MS 1421-sc
Scope and Contents

A daybook of a general store, presumably in West Buxton, Maine. Purchases included potatoes, cabbage, fish, matches, buttons, silk, etc. An invoice from Graham & Co., West Buxton, dealers in dry goods, groceries and hardware, accompanies the volume.

Dates: 1886-1888

Daybook (1887-1889)

Identifier: SpC MS 1295-sc

A daybook from an unidentified general store in Brookton, Maine, used to record names of customers, their purchases, and prices paid. Items purchased include vanilla, raisins, flannel, cod, shovels, pocket knives, etc.

Dates: 1887-1889

Daybook (1887-1893)

Identifier: SpC MS 1209-sc

Daybook recording purchases at an unidentified dry-goods and clothing store in Bingham, Maine. Goods sold include pants, buttons, sheeting, thread, boots, shoes, etc.

Dates: 1887-1893

Daybook (1893-1894)

Identifier: SpC MS 1483-sc

A daybook of an unidentified business in Saco, Maine, probably a general store. The volume lists customers for each day, their purchases, amounts paid, and the total amount of money earned each day. Items listed include eggs, mustard, lard, oats, corn, etc.

Dates: 1893-1894

Daybook (1896)

Identifier: SpC MS 1140-sc

Volume listing daily purchases of groceries and dry-goods from an unidentified general store in Maine.

Dates: 1896

Daybook (1926-1933)

Identifier: SpC MS 1256-sc

Daybook of an unidentified optician in Portland, Maine, used to record orders of patients for eyeglasses, etc.

Dates: 1926-1933

Daybook (1938-1939)

Identifier: SpC MS 1332-sc
Scope and Contents

A daybook from an unidentified business, probably an ice dealer in Portland, Maine. The volume records names of customers and peddlers as well as amounts of money received from customers.

Dates: 1938-1939

Daybook A (1864-1868)

Identifier: SpC MS 1161-sc

Daybook, 1864-1868, of an unidentified merchant in Orland, Maine.

Dates: 1864-1868

Academic Affairs. Dean Of The College Of Liberal Arts And Sciences (University Of Maine) Records

 Record Group
Identifier: UA RG 0006-003
Scope and Contents The record group contains textual information created and curated by College of Liberal Arts & Sciences administrators and administrative staff.The record series Annual Reports contains annual reports for the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences and both the College of Arts and Humanities and College of Sciences which merged to form the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences. Also, includes copies of individual College departmental annual reports and supporting material. ...
Dates: 1975-2019; Majority of material found within 1989-2016

Dean's Camp Guest Register

Identifier: SpC MS 1561-sc

A guest register used at Dean's Camp at Long Pond, Maine, 1895-1919. Entries list names of guests and their places of residence.

Dates: 1895-1919

Academic Affairs. Vice President For Academic Affairs. Deans' Council (University Of Maine) Records

 Record Group
Identifier: UA RG 0006-006-001
Scope and Contents

The records contains copies of meeting agendas, minutes, supporting material compiled for the University of Maine Deans' Council (1981-2000).

Dates: 1987-1997

Deasy Handy General Store and Post Office Records

Identifier: SpC MS 0131

The records of a general store, its owners and a post office in Prospect Harbor, Maine. Includes correspondence, account books, receipts, catalogues, invoices and vouchers. The records of the post office include registered package and letter records, stamps, parcel records, money orders, Postmaster's correspondence and postal guides. The bulk of the records date from 1870-1890. Some of the letters reflect Daniel Deasy's and J. W. Handy's former professions as sea captains.

Dates: 1865-1957; Majority of material found within 1870-1890

Deering Lumber Company Project

Identifier: MF016
Scope and Contents

Collection consists of fourteen interviews with employees of the Deering Lumber Company.

Dates: 1980-1989

Dell Turner/John T. Meader Collection

Identifier: MF131
Scope and Contents

A series of interviews conducted by John T. Meader with and about his grandfather, Dell Turner. Topics covered in the interviews include Dell's life, woods cooking, lumber camps, farming, and fishing stories.

Dates: 1980-1982

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