Showing Collections: 31 - 60 of 1940
Identifier: SpC MS 0657-sc
Overview Autograph letter signed. Folded letter with envelope. Letter refers to Joshua Chamberlain. Mrs. Horace G. Allen (nee Grace Dupee Chamberlain) was his daughter.
Identifier: SpC MS 0658-sc
Overview Autograph letter signed. A letter and complimentary tickets sent to the State Highway Commission inviting representatives to join an opening celebration for Orr's and Bailey Island Bridge. The Orr's Island Bridge was first proposed in 1829.
Identifier: SpC MS 0659-sc
Overview Autograph letter signed. Letter to Charles Cate, son-in-law of Thomas Adams. Relates to J. Quincy Adams, Henry Clay, Daniel Webster, slavery.
Identifier: UA RG 0004-007-001
Identifier: SpC MS 0688-sc
Overview The records of an agricultural society. Included are the original handwritten records and 2 copies of the typewritten transcription of the original records.
Identifier: SpC MS 1614
Scope and Contents The collection consists of six interviews done by Joan Brooks and Jack Beard focused on the history of the Airline Road (Rt. 9 from Bangor to Calais, ME) and the Airline community ca. 1900.
Scope and Contents Series of interviews by historian Barry H. Rodrigue on life in Alaska.
Identifier: SpC MS 0650-sc
Overview Autograph letter signed. Letter between friends and officers. Mentions a check for 45.00 for a bookcase (see letter of May 8, 1869). Update on happenings: political, military and personal.
Identifier: SpC MS 0660-sc
Overview Autograph letter signed. Letter between friends and officers. Alden updates Walker on his request for additional marines, moving of personal effects, payment of a bookcase and political news.
Identifier: SpC MS 0649-sc
Overview Autograph signed letter between friends and officers: an update on military requests by Walker through Alden and local updates.
Scope and Contents This collection contains 38 cassette recordings of interviews with residents of the towns of Alexander and Crawford, Maine, conducted under the auspices of the Alexander-Crawford Historical Society between the years of 1980-1991. Topics range from aspects of the history and lifeways of the area; to Townsend House; the School in the Woods; mills; stage routes; blueberries; Princeton; Pembroke; woods work; lakes; Alexander Frost; ghosts; and many other topics pertaining to Alexander and...
Scope and Contents A photo collection of the work of the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) in Acadia National Park from 1934-1935.
Identifier: UA RG 0009-004
Overview The records include a history of the organization, membership information, correspondence, financial records, and information about special projects and events.
Identifier: SpC MS 1779
Scope and Contents Record books and daybooks of the general store at Edmunds, Maine, 1802-1925 (15 volumes), run primarily by Isaac Hobart Allan during the period of approximately 1830-1885.
Identifier: SpC MS 0009
Scope and Contents Note The records include 3 hotel registers (July 14, 1866-Feb. 17, 1870; Feb. 17, 1870-March 14, 1872; Dec. 6, 1878-Aug. 18, 1881).
Identifier: SpC MS 0008
Overview Business and personal letters written to Charles Allen between 1867 and 1911 by friends, business associates, political and labor figures and those interested in local history.
Identifier: SpC MS 0992-sc
Overview Letters of a farmer and log driver in the late 19th century.
Identifier: SpC MS 0007
Identifier: SpC MS 0010
Identifier: SpC MS 1471-sc
Overview A volume containing minutes of meetings, 1915-1930, of the Bangor, Maine, alumnae chapter of the sorority Alpha Omicron Pi. The chapter consisted of members from within a twenty-five mile radius of Bangor. The minutes record activities such as fund raising for the new Alpha Omicron Pi house on the University of Maine campus, establishing a scholarship at the university in 1921, and various philanthropic activities, as well as Founders' Day parties to celebrate the founding of the sorority in...
Identifier: UA RG 0013-001
Scope and Contents The records mainly contain textual information created by the University of Maine Alumni Association (also known as the General Alumni Association), but there are also photographic material.The record series Alumni Association Publications contains various University of Maine Alumni Association Publications, including newsletters and the University of Maine Bulletin. The records do not contain complete runs of the publications. Copies of the publications are also stored in Special...
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.
Identifier: SpC MS 1771
Content Description Scrapbook with 1930s and 1940 QSL cards from around the United States and beyond, as well as a few related amateur radio station logs and other material, collected by Norman S. "Froggy" Davis, University of Maine, Class of 1925.
Identifier: SpC MS 0013
Scope and Contents Collection includes Leavitt's Farmer's Almanack (42 items) from 1856 to 1927 (not inclusive) as well as miscellaneous almanacs published in the U.S. from the late nineteenth to the early twentieth centuries. Also includes photocopy of "Chronological list of Massachusetts almanacs 1639-1850" from the American Antiquarian Society, April 1912, p. 41-134.
Identifier: SpC MS 0012
Overview Correspondence, reports, minutes, membership lists, programs, history and other records of Orono Chapter of the American Association of University Women. Some statewide records are also found in the collection.
Identifier: SpC MS 1111-sc
Overview Includes incoming and outgoing correspondence, 1917-1920, of the company superintendent in Ashland, Maine, concerning timberland operations, estimates for wood peeled or yarded, transportation of pulpwood to the Oxford Paper Company in Rumford, Maine, and supplies ordered for various lumber camps. Also includes a ledger, 1932-1936, of monthly inventory sheets for equipment in storehouses in Ashland and St. John, Maine, as well as monthly wangan inventories. A few sheets for Washburn, Maine, are...
Identifier: SpC MS 1229-sc
Overview Treasurer's cashbook for a chapter of the American Red Cross in Castine, Maine. The volume records amounts paid for various expenses of the chapter including war relief, school milk and school lunch programs, etc.
Identifier: SpC MS 0459
Scope and Contents A collection of sermons preached in Maine or by Maine ministers. Most published, a few in manuscript form.
Scope and Contents A collection of fourteen series deposited by University of Maine graduate student, Russell Carey between March, 1992 and November, 1993. The collection features videotaped and or audio interviews with workers at the American Thread Company’s wooden spool mill in Milo, Maine, and contributed to research for Carey’s Master’s thesis entitled 3,750,000,000 Perfect Wooden Spools (University of Maine, 1994) (See NA 2329). The collective oral history of the mill’s workers documents conditions, issues,...
- Raymond H. Fogler Library Special Collections 1572
- Northeast Archives of Folklore and Oral History 192
- Raymond H. Fogler Library University Archives 176
- Correspondence 358
- Ledgers (Account books) 213
- Clippings 207
- Diaries 185
- Letters (Correspondence) 185
- Oral histories 185
- Folklore 178
- Account books 162
- Photographs 161
- Financial records 152
- Minutes 113
- Daybooks 97
- Scrapbooks 94
- Reports 88
- Receipts (Financial records) 85
- Manuscripts 79
- Articles 62
- Pamphlets 62
- Business records 56
- Groceries -- Prices 55 ∧ less
- University of Maine 151
- 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