Showing Collections: 301 - 330 of 1976
Identifier: SpC MS 1008
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1883-1965; Majority of material found within 1902-1928
Identifier: SpC MS 1121-sc
Abstract 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.
Identifier: SpC MS 1543-sc
Abstract 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.
Identifier: SpC MS 1730
Abstract A scrapbook compiled by a student at the University of Maine.
Identifier: SpC MS 0093
Abstract 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.
Identifier: SpC MS 0092
Abstract 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 There are field notes, study guides, plant lists, extensive correspondence, and an unpublished manuscript for the flora of Aroostook County, Maine.
Identifier: SpC MS 0806-sc
Abstract A personal notebook of Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain. It contains questions of theology by Dr. Pond handwritten by Chamberlain.
Dates: June 1854
Identifier: SpC MS 0094
Abstract Consists of business and personal papers of several generations of the family as well as materials concerning the town of New Gloucester, Maine.
Dates: 1750-1956; Majority of material found within 1795-1886
Identifier: SpC MS 1438-sc
Scope and Contents 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.
Identifier: SpC MS 1237-sc
Abstract 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.
Identifier: SpC MS 0095
Scope and Contents 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.
Dates: January 1, 1937
Identifier: SpC MS 0738-sc
Abstract 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.
Identifier: SpC MS 1082-sc
Abstract 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.
Identifier: SpC MS 0096
Abstract The letters of Mary Ellen Chase to Dr. Hugh Stalker, some writing, notebooks, portraits, and clippings.
Identifier: SpC MS 0861-sc
Abstract Papers of a newspaperman, school master, politician, and member of the Greenback Party in Maine. Included are a handwritten autobiography, a typescript copy, and handwritten articles by Solon Chase debunking the Church, on the conduct of life, on his candidacy for the governorship, on the decoration at the Grange Hall, and on fruit and potato farms. Included also are typescript copies of those handwritten articles. Included also is a handwritten speech to the Chase-Coll Family Association,...
Dates: 1887-1963; Majority of material found within ( 1887-1931)
Identifier: SpC MS 1100-sc
Abstract 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."
Identifier: SpC MS 0871-sc
Abstract 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.
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.
Identifier: SpC MS 0533
Identifier: SpC MS 1583-sc
Abstract A scrapbook showing pictures of students and activities at the Children's House Montessori School from 1976 to 1983.
Identifier: SpC MS 0762-sc
Abstract 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.
Identifier: SpC MS 1273-sc
Abstract Records of the Society, founded in Skowhegan, Maine, in 1903. Includes by-laws, a list of original members, and minutes of meetings for 1903-1920.
Identifier: SpC MS 1255-sc
Abstract A daybook kept by George D. Chubbock of Portland, Maine. The first page of the volume states "Geo. D. Chubbock commenced business at Kidder, March 1st, 1865." The volume records purchases made by customers presumably at a general store. Goods purchased include tea, cheese, gingham, locks, ribbon, soap, etc.
Identifier: SpC MS 1568
Abstract Financial records, annual reports, and membership and historical information of the Church of Universal Fellowship, Orono, Maine, and its predecessors including the First Universalist Society, St. John's Universalist Church and the Fellowship Church. Records of the First Universalist Meeting House Corporation, the Orono Universalist Parsonage Association and the Women's Alliance of the church are also represented in the collection.
Identifier: SpC MS 1234-sc
Abstract A volume listing names presumably of members of an unidentified church in Portland, Maine, with dates people joined the church and information about their membership status.
Identifier: SpC MS 0777
Abstract Legal documents and research material compiled and collected by Edwin A. Churchill in his work as an expert witness in two land cases in Wells, Maine, in 1988 and 1999, and in the boundary issue case between New Hampshire and Maine in 2000.
Dates: 1987-2000; Majority of material found within 1999-2000
Identifier: SpC MS 0098
Scope and Contents The papers of a Bates College professor, a biologist, and a poet. Included are correspondence, manuscripts of writing and poems. Materials concern biology, ecology, poetry, and class work.
Identifier: SpC MS 0810-sc
Abstract A collection of Civil War letters. The collection includes letters from Henry Stillman McIntire to Lyman Bolster; from R. O. Stockbridge to Albert C. Bolster in West Peru, Maine; from James H. Hammon to Albert C. Bolster; and from Dexter Delano. The letters date from 1861 to 1864. The collection also includes carbon copies of typescripts of the letters and a letter of transmittal from Phillips V. Brooks dated January 5, 1966.
Dates: 1861-1966; Majority of material found within 1861-1864
Scope and Contents This collection includes a series of interviews conducted by MFC staff with men who were enrolled in the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) in the 1930s, who and served at one of the three camps run by ANP: the Eagle Lake or Bar Harbor camp, the Long Pond or Southwest Harbor camp; and the Ellsworth camp. Also included in the collection are interviews with women who married men from the camps and other local residents who remember the camps. Included are 226 photographs (P08475-P08701). In...
Dates: summer of 2000 and 2001
- Raymond H. Fogler Library Special Collections 1576
- Raymond H. Fogler Library University Archives 208
- Northeast Archives of Folklore and Oral History 192
- Correspondence 376
- Clippings 214
- Ledgers (Account books) 213
- Oral histories 188
- Diaries 187
- Letters (Correspondence) 186
- Folklore 178
- Photographs 165
- Account books 163
- Financial records 153
- Minutes 123
- Reports 98
- Daybooks 97
- Scrapbooks 96
- Receipts (Financial records) 87
- Manuscripts 78
- Articles 66
- Pamphlets 62
- Business records 56
- Groceries -- Prices 55 ∧ less
- English 1975
- French 1
- Chinese 1
- German 1
- Italian 1
- University of Maine 152
- Central Maine Power Company 49
- MacDougall, Pauleena 15
- State College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts (Maine) 14
- Chamberlain, Joshua Lawrence, 1828-1914 12
- Bowdoin College 9
- Ives, Edward D. 9
- University of Maine. Department of History 8
- Fernald, Merritt Caldwell, 1838-1916 7
- Maine Masque Theatre 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. 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 ∧ less