Showing Collections: 271 - 300 of 1904
Identifier: SpC MS 1344-sc
Scope and Contents A volume used by various members of the Campbell family of Boothbay, Maine, to records goods sold and work done for various individuals. Entries from various dates are interspersed throughout the volume. The earliest entries date from 1797 and document sales of items such as tea, sugar, rum, and molasses as well as provision of wood, masts and timber. Beginning in the 1830s, most entries record work done, including hauling brick, boards, lime or wood or days spent fishing, planting, plowing and...
Identifier: SpC MS 0083
Overview The collection contains information on summer camps and fishing and hunting camps in Maine.
Scope and Contents Series of interviews by historian Barry Rodrigue on immigration into Maine from Quebec along the route known as the Canada Road, which includes Route 201. The Canada Road ran from the Quebec border through Dennistown, Jackman, Moose River, West Forks, The Forks, and Caratunk, to Moscow and Bingham, Maine. 2373 Rodrigue, Barry H. July 1995.
Identifier: UA RG 0005-004
Scope and Contents The records mainly contain textual information created by the University of Maine Canadian-American Center, but there are also photographic material. The record series Conference, Lecture & Workshop Records contains correspondence, press releases, photographs, newspaper clippings, programs, and lists of attendees for various conferences, lectures, and workshops on the subject of Canada, New England, and Canadian-American relations. Most of the events were held at the University...
Identifier: SpC MS 0527
Scope and Contents A series of CBC radio programs dealing with the folklore of the Canadian Maritime Provinces.
Identifier: SpC MS 1247
Identifier: SpC MS 1085
Identifier: SpC MS 1640-sc
Overview A document from an unidentified compiler recording carding done, numbers of rolls, and money owed and paid to various individuals. The volume covers July and August, 1843 and includes a list of names of those included in the document.
Identifier: SpC MS 1077
Scope and Contents Material gathered by William B. Krohn, Leader of the Maine Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit and Professor of Wildlife Ecology at the University of Maine, that documents a project to reintroduce caribou in the state of Maine. Includes clippings, newsletters, correspondence, memoranda, etc., many issued by the Maine Caribou Transplant Corporation. Accompanied by clippings and articles, 1937-1991, about caribou given to Krohn by Ralph S. Palmer, a zoologist, author and professor.
Identifier: SpC MS 0681-sc
Overview Typed letter signed. Letter refers to a proposed commemorative stamp honoring professional entomologists.
Identifier: SpC MS 0645
Identifier: SpC MS 0682-sc
Overview Autograph letter signed. Refers to the charms of living in Portland, Maine, and gives advice to Bellamy on the practice of law.
Identifier: SpC MS 0084
Identifier: SpC MS 0086
Overview Papers of Austin Cary, a noted forester with a forty-five year career in forestry research and administration.
Identifier: SpC MS 0085
Identifier: SpC MS 0087
Identifier: SpC MS 1092-sc
Overview Lists cash on hand and expenses for food and house maintenance and repairs, possibly for a boardinghouse in Portland, Maine. The back of the volume was also used in 1860 by an unidentified writer to record selections of poetry and other writings.
Identifier: SpC MS 1694-sc
Overview A cashbook from an unidentified compiler listing monthly income and expenses from December 1912 to October 1916.
Identifier: SpC MS 0981-sc
Overview A cashbook for the period 1917 Jan. 1 to 1919 Oct. 30. Cash expenditures are listed for Maine Water Co., electric bill, telephone bill, bills for labor, and other bills at the homestead. Other entries are for bills for several different houses. There is no information about the owner of the cashbook or in what town the owner lived.
Identifier: SpC MS 1404-sc
Scope and Contents Copy of the warrant for the annual town meeting for 1800. "To James Scott and Benj Radman Constable of the town of Castine, greetings."
Identifier: SpC MS 1047-sc
Overview A notebook used by a farmer in Belgrade, Maine. The notebook was used between the years 1912 and 1916 to record farm products bought and sold, recipes, work done on his farm buildings, crops planted, and occasionally as a diary. Many of the records are about his poultry farm and the number of eggs that he sold.
Identifier: SpC MS 1386-sc
Scope and Contents The collection contains a daily diary of George M. Cavis from February-April, 1845, as well as various essays, notes, and a play written while he was attending school in Hebron, New Hampshire. Also included is a list of members of the Gurdy family and a letter to an unidentified recipient from Elisha Gurdy dated Feb. 17, 1857. The letter has a notation written by Bella Gurdy Cavis identifying Elisha Gurdy as her grandfather.
Identifier: SpC MS 0528
Scope and Contents Collection includes original manuscripts, notes used for class teaching, recordings of all his works, obituary, tribute to him by Stephen Erdely, interview on tape with Dr. Sandy Ives about Cazden.
Identifier: SpC MS 0529
Overview Correspondence, clippings, brochures, and documents created in preparation for the 100th anniversary of the University of Maine in 1965.
Identifier: SpC MS 0089
Identifier: SpC MS 1345-sc
Scope and Contents The collection contains a volume of minutes of meetings of the Central Labor Union from 1924-1930. It also includes a small amount of correspondence dating from 1930 as well as a few certificates of membership in the union. The correspondence includes letters from Arthur R. Gould and Frederick Hale, both United States senators from Maine.
Identifier: SpC MS 1008
Overview Records from 40 small electric companies established in Maine in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. The companies subsequently were acquired by Central Maine Power Company between 1910 and 1965.
Identifier: SpC MS 1121-sc
Overview Papers of Philip Chadbourn include letters, bills, notes due for loans, etc., as well as a document from 1850 listing assessed amounts to be collected from residents of Hollis for work on town highways and bridges. The collection also contains a few letters, dating 1858-1860, to Samuel Chadbourn, presumably Philip Chadbourn's son. It also contains a work log, 1856-1857, for work done by various individuals, including carpentry, use of sleigh and oxen, etc.
Identifier: SpC MS 0090
Writings, research materials, and notes on Maine academies, of a professor of Education, and author. Most of the papers are concerned with her writings whose topics include schools and academies in Maine, education, and place names in Maine.
- Raymond H. Fogler Library Special Collections 1601
- Northeast Archives of Folklore and Oral History 190
- Raymond H. Fogler Library University Archives 113
- Correspondence 345
- Ledgers (Account books) 212
- Clippings 193
- Diaries 184
- Oral histories 183
- Letters (Correspondence) 181
- Folklore 176
- Account books 162
- Photographs 156
- Financial records 148
- Minutes 103
- Daybooks 96
- Scrapbooks 86
- Receipts (Financial records) 83
- Reports 78
- Manuscripts 77
- Pamphlets 59
- Business records 56
- Articles 55
- Groceries -- Prices 55 ∧ less
- University of Maine 152
- Central Maine Power Company 49
- MacDougall, Pauleena 15
- State College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts (Maine) 13
- Chamberlain, Joshua Lawrence, 1828-1914 12
- Ives, Edward D. 9
- Bowdoin College 8
- Fernald, Merritt Caldwell, 1838-1916 7
- University of Maine. Department of History 7
- Blaine, James Gillespie, 1830-1893 6
- Hamlin, George H. 6
- Maine Masque Theater 6
- Rodrigue, Barry H. 6
- U.S. Customs Service 6
- University of Maine. Cooperative Extension 6
- Bangor and Aroostook Railroad Company 5
- Delta Delta Delta. Alpha Kappa Chapter (University of Maine) 5
- Eckstorm, Fannie Hardy, 1865-1946 5
- Great Northern Paper Company 5
- Maine Agricultural Experiment Station 5 ∧ less