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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.
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.
Unpublished works by John E. Cayford. Includes a manuscript of "The Ill-Fated Penobscot Expedition and Naval Engagement" (1966), a draft of "Maine Firsts," a talk to new diving students, and a "History of the Brewer Public Library" (1975).
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.
Correspondence, clippings, brochures, and documents created in preparation for the 100th anniversary of the University of Maine in 1965.
Discontinued Offices & Programs. Center Of Adult Learning and Literacy (University Of Maine) Records
The records mainly contains textual information created and curated by the University of Maine's Center for Adult Learning and Literacy. Includes copies of the Center's The Maine Fertilizer newsletter, supporting material related to content in the newsletter, copies of the From the Inside Out newspaper for the Maine Corrections Education published by the Esteem Machine, and a calendar for Center events.
Financial records of a construction company. The records include work order estimates and costs.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Copies of letters written by Chadbourne to his father Humphrey Chadbourne, his sister and brother-in-law Mr. and Mrs. Osman Warren, and his sister Harriet Warren of Macwahoc, Maine. Letters were written from Bangor, Maine; Newport News, Va.; Baton Rouge, La.; Donaldsonville, Port Hudson, etc., and describe his service in the 22nd Maine Regiment.
A scrapbook compiled by a student at the University of Maine.
Contains papers of various members of the Chamberlain family of Brewer, Maine, including those of Joshua Chamberlain, Jr., his wife Sarah Brastow Chamberlain, and their children Joshua L., Horace B., Sarah B., John Calhoun, and Thomas Davee Chamberlain. Papers of members of the Farrington family are also included.
The collection reflects both the amateur and professional scientific studies of a high school biology teacher in Presque Isle, Maine. There are field notes, study guides, plant lists, extensive correspondence, and an unpublished manuscript for the flora of Aroostook County, Maine.
A personal notebook of Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain. It contains questions of theology by Dr. Pond handwritten by Chamberlain.
Consists of business and personal papers of several generations of the family as well as materials concerning the town of New Gloucester, Maine.
A diary kept by William Chapman from January-May, 1926, while a student at the University of Maine. In it he details his daily activities both as a student and as a member of Alpha Tau Omega. There are frequent references to Ruth Hastings, a student at Bates College who later became his wife.
Photographs taken by Charles B. Crofutt of various buildings on the campus of the University of Maine, Orono, Maine. Twenty of the photographs were taken between 1927 and 1936, and twelve are undated.
Appraisal of the Charter Oak Lumber Company for insurance purposes. The appraisal includes land, railroad siding, building construction and fixtures, machinery and equipment, and automobiles, but does not include supplies, stock inventory, other current or deferred assets, or intangible assets. Includes a plat plan showing the general arrangement of the buildings of the lumber company.
Twelve letters by a schoolboy in Maine to his friend in New Hampshire. The letters are dated from 1860 to 1864 with two letters undated. There is some description of the effect of the war on Portland, Maine.
Account book from Calais, Maine, possibly of Daniel Kimball Chase. Book has entries for business transactions and for items purchased, 1849-1862. A second volume continues the entries through 1864; the second volume also has unidentified entries for financial notes held and other financial information, 1878-1909.
The letters of Mary Ellen Chase to Dr. Hugh Stalker, some writing, notebooks, portraits, and clippings.
Invoices to Chase primarily from the firm of John B. Jones, later Jones, Lows & Ball, of Boston, Mass. The firm's letterhead lists it as "Importers of clocks, watches, jewelry; plated, Japan and Britannia ware; fine cutlery; watch materials; bronze, gilt, military and fancy goods and manufacturers of rich silver plate and fine jewelry."
The papers of a Maine writer and teacher. Included are a typescript draft of her novel One crow, two crow; a short biography and bibliography; a program of a celebration honoring Virginia Chase Perkins held at Hartford College for Women on May 4, 1971; and newspaper clippings of reviews and advertisements for her books The American house, Discovery, The end of the week, and One crow, two crow.
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.
A scrapbook showing pictures of students and activities at the Children's House Montessori School from 1976 to 1983.
The records of a moral and educational corporation. Included are by-laws, minutes of meetings, newspaper clippings, reports of treasurers, and correspondence. Included also is a copy of a contract between the Anti-Saloon League of America and the Christian Civic League of Maine dated March 28, 1919.
- Raymond H. Fogler Library Special Collections 1571
- Raymond H. Fogler Library University Archives 265
- Northeast Archives of Folklore and Oral History 192
- Correspondence 383
- Clippings 221
- Ledgers (Account books) 214
- Diaries 192
- Oral histories 188
- Letters (Correspondence) 187
- Folklore 178
- Photographs 166
- Account books 164
- Financial records 154
- Minutes 130
- Reports 101
- Daybooks 100
- Scrapbooks 99
- Receipts (Financial records) 89
- Manuscripts 79
- Articles 68
- Pamphlets 63
- Groceries -- Prices 57
- Business records 56 ∧ less
- English 2026
- French 2
- Chinese 1
- German 1
- Swiss German; Alemannic; Alsatian 1
- University of Maine 156
- Central Maine Power Company 49
- State College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts (Maine) 16
- MacDougall, Pauleena 15
- Chamberlain, Joshua Lawrence, 1828-1914 12
- University of Maine. Department of History 10
- Bowdoin College 9
- Ives, Edward D. 9
- Maine Masque Theatre 9
- University of Maine. Cooperative Extension 9
- Maine Agricultural Experiment Station 8
- Fernald, Merritt Caldwell, 1838-1916 7
- Hauck, Arthur A. (Arthur Andrew), 1893-1992 7
- Blaine, James Gillespie, 1830-1893 6
- Hamlin, George H. 6
- Maine Federation of Women's Clubs 6
- Rodrigue, Barry H. 6
- U.S. Customs Service 6
- University of Maine. Department of Communication and Journalism 6
- University of Maine. Department of English 6 ∧ less