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Identifier: UA RG 0009-016
Scope and Contents The record series contains material on theater productions at the University of Maine in the latter half of the 20th century. Included are photographs of actors and actresses and performances, programs, newspaper clippings, and posters.
Identifier: SpC MS 0407-sc
Abstract The collection provides views of Maine from the early 20th century. It includes a photographic postcard "B. & A.R.R. Series. State Line Tunnel", produced by The Hugh C. Leighton Co., manufacturers, Portland, Me.; a photographic postcard probably of the Boothbay area produced by McDougall & Keefe, Boothbay Harbor, Me.; a photographic postcard "Main Street, Damariscotta, Maine", produced by American Art Post Card Co., Boston, Mass.; a picture postcard "Damariscotta Lake, Damariscotta,...
Identifier: SpC MS 0419
Scope and Contents Collection contains 674 postcards mostly from the early part of the 20th century, 2 books of postcards, and 4 photographs. Some of the postcards have messages and have been sent in the mail. The views include buildings, towns, historic sites, scenic views, etc. of Maine.
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
Identifier: UA RG 0001-002
Scope and Contents A miscellaneous group of records regarding the history of the University of Maine from its founding as the Maine State College of Agriculture and the Mechanic Arts in 1865. Items appear to have been curated and compiled over time by Fogler Library Special Collections staff to document key events, figures, and milestones in the University's early history. Most material is from the end of the Nineteenth century through to the mid Twentieth century. The records mainly contain textual...
Dates: 1865-1990; Majority of material found within 1868-1971
Scope and Contents This collection consists of student papers. The early items are largely miscellaneous gatherings of individual items: jokes, tall tales, ghost stories, traditional medicine, popular beliefs and superstitions, legends, local character yarns, etc. and only occasionally include tape recordings. Later accessions reflect the trend in the field of folklore to emphasize context over items gathered for their own sake. Thus they are more apt to consist of life histories with an emphasis on life styles...
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
Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SpC MS 0338
Scope and Contents The papers of a journalist and art critic and of a Maine artist. Included are correspondence with artists, scrapbooks of articles written for the newspaper column Brush Strokes, greeting cards with original art work, brochures of museums and art galleries, photographs, pamphlets, exhibition catalogs.
Identifier: SpC MS 0348
Abstract The collection contains the papers of Charley Miller of Bangor, Maine, an outdoorsman, Maine guide, fight conditioner, and outdoor cook. Included are photographs, celebrity endorsements, 16 mm films, and news articles documenting his work as a Maine guide, outdoorsman and outdoor cook.
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
Identifier: SpC MS 0352
Abstract The Harold F. Moon collection is composed of materials that document his career in the theater in the Bangor area. Includes scrapbooks of clippings, programs, and a manuscript.
Identifier: SpC MS 0356
Scope and Contents The Muench papers are the work of a Maine artist, an internationally known lithographer. Included are correspondence, personal letters, exhibition catalogs, reviews, and articles about his work.
Identifier: SpC MS 0368
Abstract The correspondence, notes, articles, scientific papers, and other papers of Arthur Norton concerning birds, mammals, botany, and the natural history of Maine. Includes the card file catalogue used in "Maine Birds."
Identifier: UA RG 0003
Scope and Contents The folders mainly contain textual material, particularly; correspondence, memorandums, press releases, and reports. But there are some books, photographs and artifacts such as plaques, banners, and a medal and media such as cassette, video, and radio tapes, film and Compact Discs.
Dates: 1810-2015; Majority of material found within 1934-1984
Academic Affairs. Office Of Vice President Of Academic Affairs & Provost (University Of Maine) Records
Identifier: UA RG 0006-001
Scope and Contents The record group mainly contain textual material created and curated by the University of Maine Office of Vice President Of Academic Affairs & Provost, but there are some photographs and phonograph musical records. The series Committee Records contains correspondence, particularly related to serving on committees and meetings, reference material, meeting minutes, guidelines, and reports related to the Facilities Planning Committee, Faculty Advisory Committee on Honorary...
Identifier: SpC MS 1775
Content Description Collection of 35mm slides discovered in the attic of Lieselotte O'Meara documenting her life, her international travels, and her love of the natural and scenic landscapes of her chosen home, Maine. Images range from 1938 through 1977.
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
Identifier: SpC MS 1452
Scope and Contents A collection of photographs of Passamaquoddy Indians of Maine. The photographs date from 1885 to 1970 and are mostly of unidentified men, women and children. Among those identified are Susan Dana, Peter F. Neptune, Francis Joseph Neptune, Wallace Lewey, Mrs. Wallace Lewey, Peter Mitchell, Mary Mitchell, John Socotomah, Joseph Tomah, Sabat Tomah, Bennett N. Francis, Noel Joseph, Alexander Sapin and Mary Elmanico.
Identifier: SpC MS 0754-sc
Abstract A handwritten daily journal of a fire spotter in Maine. It includes personal memoirs and official records during the summers Paul Ware was a watchman for fires. Included also are a map, a newspaper clipping about the phasing out of fire rangers, and photographs.
Identifier: SpC MS 0783
Dates: 1912-1993; Majority of material found within 1960-1990
Collection — Box: 513
Identifier: SpC MS 0421
Scope and Contents The collection includes papers, school records, diaries, and a photograph of Ernest Henry Pratt.
Identifier: SpC MS 0422
Scope and Contents Papers documenting the career of a lieutenant commander in the U.S. Navy. Included are naval records, certificates, original orders and application to transfer to retired reserves, correspondence, and photographs.
Identifier: UA RG 0011-041
Scope and Contents The records mainly contain textual information created and curated by Richard J. Campana, who was a University of Maine Botany and Plant Pathology professor, but there are also photographs of Campana, slides, research tools, graphs, charts, and cartographic materials. The record series Biographical Information contains information regarding educational background, resumes, past achievements, awards, and personal correspondence of Campana. The record series Research and...
Dates: 1937-1989; Majority of material found within 1970-1985
Identifier: UA RG 0011-032
Abstract Record group includes clippings, proposals, and other materials relating to the attempt to establish a medical school at the University of Maine in the 1970s.
Dates: 1970-2001; Majority of material found within 1970-1979
Identifier: UA RG 0011-020
Scope and Contents The records mainly contain textual information created and curated by Arthur Lowell Deering who was a nationally known educator and expert in Maine agriculture and agricultural education, but there are also some photographic material of staff in the Extension Service and events at the University of Maine and other academic institutions and an audio recording from an outstanding farmers awards ceremony (1957). The records cover his service to the University of Maine at Orono as Director of...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1919-1957; 1909-1980
Office Of The President. Presidential Committees. Rudy Vallee Tribute Committee (University Of Maine) Records
Identifier: UA RG 0003-006-002
Scope and Contents The records mainly contain textual information created by the University of Maine's Rudy Vallee Tribute Committee, but there are also photographs. Includes: Committee meeting minutes and correspondence regarding the organization of the tribute and communications with the Vallee family, draft tribute programs, biographical profiles of Vallee, press releases regarding the tribute and Vallee in general, posters and invitations for the tribute, and photographs from the event. Files of David C....
Identifier: SpC MS 0447
Abstract Papers of a professor in the College of Education at the University of Maine. The papers reflect the career of a college educator in the field of counseling and school guidance from 1958 until retirement in 1991.
Identifier: SpC MS 0455
Abstract Papers of a newspaper columnist and gastronomic guru in the Bangor area and of an agricultural economist. Includes columns, cookbooks, recipes, notebooks, menus and correspondence. Many of the cookbooks and much of the material relates to Maine.
Identifier: SpC MS 1900
Scope and Contents The Sewall Company Aerial Photographs collection, 1940 to circa 2014, consists of nearly 1 million aerial images donated by the James W. Sewall Co. in Old Town, Maine. The collection contains original aerial photography of Maine and New England, as well as a series of aerial photographs of Vietnam in 1966, captured by Sewall over the span of 65 years. In addition, nearly 100 boxes of maps and documentation are included.
Dates: 1940s-circa 2014
Identifier: SpC MS 0988-sc
Abstract A five-year diary of a young girl in Belfast, Maine who later became an actress. The diary provides insights into early twentieth century childhood life in rural Maine.
- Raymond H. Fogler Library Special Collections 111
- Raymond H. Fogler Library University Archives 31
- Northeast Archives of Folklore and Oral History 4
- Photographs 118
- Correspondence 78
- Clippings 52
- Financial records 24
- Reports 24
- Letters (Correspondence) 22
- Scrapbooks 22
- Minutes 19
- Pamphlets 18
- Articles 17
- Manuscripts 17
- Diaries 14
- Notes 14
- Newsletters 13
- Picture postcards 12
- Artifacts 11
- Maine 11
- Receipts (Financial records) 11
- Maps 10
- Business records 9 ∧ less
- French 1
- University of Maine 24
- Bangor and Aroostook Railroad Company 4
- Diamond International Corporation 3
- Hamlin, George H. 3
- A. L. R. Gardner Company (Dennysville, Me.) 2
- Bowdoin College 2
- Eckstorm, Fannie Hardy, 1865-1946 2
- Gardner family 2
- Geological Survey (U.S.) 2
- International Paper Company 2
- James W. Sewall Company 2
- Jones, Vaughan, 1881-1967 2
- Josselyn Botanical Society of Maine 2
- Katahdin Iron Works (Firm) 2
- Maine Central Railroad Company 2
- Maine Masque Theatre 2
- Norton, Arthur Herbert, 1870-1943 2
- Penobscot Lumbering Association 2
- Silver, Arthur E., 1879- 2
- Smith, David C. (David Clayton), 1929-2009 2 ∧ less