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A. L. R. Gardner Company Store Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0195
Scope and Contents The records include receipt books (1888-1894 incomplete, 1945-1949), ledgers (1912-1950), capital stock book (1902-1951), company meeting records (1902-1951), and photographs.

Amadamast Fishing Club (Orono, Me.) Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0689-sc
Overview The records of a fishing club. Included are minutes of meetings, financial records, savings deposit books, photographs, photographic negatives, slides, inventories, correspondence, receipts, original drawings, and a map of the Appalachian Trail from Katahdin to Mt. Bigelow published in 1934.

Ames Family Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0017
Overview The collection contains the business records and personal papers of members of the Ames family of Machias, Maine. It centers on papers of John K. Ames and his sons, Frank and Alfred Ames and also has records of S.W. Pope and Company and the Machias Lumber Company.

Androscoggin and Kennebec Railroad Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0019
Overview Primarily records of the treasurer's office of the Waterville, Maine, railroad company.

Beebee, Ludlow & Co. Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0866-sc
Overview A small collection of records of a bullion and exchange dealer. The collection includes letters, receipts, and accounts of Beebee, Ludlow & Co. of New York, Beebee & Co. of New York, and Ludlow, Beebee & Co. of Philadelphia. The period covered is 1846 to 1881.

Jacob Blanchard Diaries

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Identifier: SpC MS 0985-sc
Overview Diaries of a resident of Blanchard, Maine. The 4 diaries cover the years 1887, 1888, 1889-June 1890, and 1892-June 1894.

Bond Wheelwright Company Business Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0061
Scope and Contents The records of a publishing company in Freeport, Maine. Included are financial records, correspondence with authors, business correspondence, proofs, advertising materials and some illustrations, half tones, and manuscripts.

C. E. Thayer Son Business Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0494
Overview Documents of a general store in Winterport, Maine. Among the letters are some personal ones including one about petitioning in a murder / assault case.

Robert Dunning Chellis Family Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0097
Scope and Contents The family papers of a civil engineer. Included are medical papers, personal records, household bills, and receipts. There are a few papers relating to Robert Dunning Chellis' son Robert Dana Chellis.

University of Maine Clubs and Organizations Records

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Identifier: SpC MS 0535
Overview Collection includes minutes, programs, photographs, publications, notes, and correspondence of various clubs and organizations at the University of Maine at Orono. Also includes some newsletters produced by these clubs and organizations.

Ruth I. Curran Diaries

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Identifier: SpC MS 1027-sc
Overview 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.

Current Events Club Records

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Identifier: SpC MS 0121
Overview Records of the Current Events Club of Gardiner, Maine that date back to 1892.

Olive E. Dana Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0123
Scope and Contents The papers of Olive E. Dana consist of correspondence, poems, accounts, receipts, book reviews, short stories, clippings of articles written for magazines, and newspaper clippings.

Harry E. Davis Tax Records

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Identifier: SpC MS 0939-sc
Overview A collection of tax receipts from Lewiston, Maine.

Deasy Handy General Store and Post Office Records

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Identifier: SpC MS 0131
Overview 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.

Detroit (Me.) School District Records

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Identifier: SpC MS 0453
Scope and Contents The financial records of the schools and school districts in the Detroit, Maine area. Records also include some town records, and some overseer of the poor records.

Richard T. Dunlap Receipt Book

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Identifier: SpC MS 0710-sc
Overview A receipt book for payments by Richard T. Dunlap. Some of the entries are for taxes received and the last entry is for money received from the estate of R.T. Dunlap dated April 6, 1864.

Charles J. Dunn Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0150
Scope and Contents The collection covers his entire legal career, his term as Treasurer of the University of Maine, and his term as Maine Supreme Court Judge. Included are correspondence, letters, bills, and receipts. The legal papers include records of cases involving assaults, divorce, estates, collections, bankruptcies, and pensions. Also included are records of the University of Maine (1896-1936), the draft board (WWI), and the town of Orono (1833-1914).

George B. Dunn Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0151
Scope and Contents The papers of a lumberman and farmer in Houlton, Maine. Included are account books, financial records, correspondence, deeds, leases, ledgers, receipts, Dunn family papers, stumpage records, tax information, and time books.

East Branch Dam Company and East Branch Improvement Company Records

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Identifier: SpC MS 1015-sc
Overview Records of a company and its successor which owned a share of the power rights of the Penobscot River in Maine.

Albert S. Eells Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0161
Overview The collection contains records from Albert Eells's grocery business in Camden, Maine and his shipyard in Rockport, Maine.

Emerson & Stevens Manufacturing Company Records

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Identifier: SpC MS 0165
Scope and Contents The records include correspondence, receipts, ledgers, check stubs, and shipping records.

John Fairfield Sermons

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Identifier: SpC MS 1550-sc
Overview Collection contains manuscript copies of sermons of John Fairfield, most undated and one dated 1768. Also includes receipts, 1770-1779, from Fairfield mostly to Thomas Cutts for money paid to Fairfield from the town of Pepperrellboro (now Saco), Maine.

Samuel Farnsworth Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0718-sc
Overview Papers of a sea captain.

Nathan A. Farwell Financial Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0928-sc
Overview Financial papers of a resident of Waldoboro, Maine.

Foster Drug Company Records

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Identifier: SpC MS 0183
Scope and Contents Business records of a drugstore, including canceled checks, receipts, and invoices giving a look at the day to day operations of this type of business.

Frankfort, Maine Tax Collection Records

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Identifier: SpC MS 0745-sc
Overview A tax collector's record book for Frankfort, Maine for 1891. Included in the record book are records for registered cows from 1892 to 1917. Included also is a receipt for 1897 taxes in Stockton Springs paid by Eli C. West.

Fred C. Lynam & Company Records

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Identifier: SpC MS 0306
Scope and Contents The Fred C. Lynam company records include correspondence, insurance policies, and receipts concerning the insurance portion of the business. No real estate materials are included.

Leonard G. Freeman Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0188
Scope and Contents The Freeman collection consists of personal papers mostly from the end of his life. Includes letters from his daughter, receipts and bills from his home, and papers dealing with his Civil War pension, and the reunions of the 14th Maine volunteers.

Amos and Octavia Moulton Graffte Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0207
Overview 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.