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Paul W. Bean Civil War Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0046
Overview Contains Civil War correspondence of Frank L. Lemont (Company E, 5th Maine Regiment); letters of Charles Warner (145th New York Volunteers); diaries of John B. Bailey, Ezekiel Ellis, Edwin M. Truell and George Washington Verrill. Also contains record books.
Dates: circa 1860-1864

Charles Austin Beard Letter

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0662-sc
Overview Autograph letter signed. Letter refers to "the views of Locke the Theorist" and of Shaftesbury and to a book on Locke by Fowler.
Dates: August 11 1942

Warren B. Beckler Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1628
Overview A scrapbook compiled by Beckler while a student at the University of Maine. It contains signatures and comments of class members, programs and memorabilia of athletic events, and photographs of athletic teams, student activities and the university marching band.
Dates: 1913-1917

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.
Dates: 1846-1881

Belfast, Maine Town Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1248
Scope and Contents A collection of town records of Belfast, Maine, consisting primarily of bills submitted to the town for payment by the town treasurer. The bills date from 1842 to 1921 but are mostly from 1872-1877. The collection also contains various blank forms, some for use by the town, as well as miscellaneous documents unrelated to the town, and a manuscript copy of a journal entitled The Evening Visitor, that was written in Belfast and supported the temperance cause.
Dates: 1842-1921

Francis Bemis Ledger

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Identifier: SpC MS 0047
Scope and Contents Ledger from Paris, Maine.
Dates: 1838-1870

Clarence E. Bennett Academic Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0048
Overview The Bennett collection covers the career of a physics professor and department head from his student work at Brown University through his retirement from the University of Maine. Included are correspondence, articles, publications, manuscripts, teaching materials, department materials and student items.
Dates: 1925-1985

John C. Berdeen Letter

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0663-sc
Overview Typewritten letter signed. Envelope and brochure (A Five-Year Program for Good Will Homes and Schools 1919-1924) included. Letter from the Assistant Treasurer of the Good Will Home Association in absence of G.W. Hinckley. Refers to mailing of brochure and request for funds.
Dates: November 14 1919

Edward Robie Berry Papers

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Identifier: SpC MS 0049
Scope and Contents Papers include letters, family history, photographs, patent clippings, personal finances, 5 books, a Grasselli Medal for applied chemistry, 1 postccard scrapbook of Maud Henneberry.
Dates: undated

Hiram Gregory Berry Letter (February 2, 1850)

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Identifier: SpC MS 0664-sc
Overview Photocopy of autograph letter signed. Refers to schooner Mary Snow carrying "a load of Boards", sailing to Bucksport.
Dates: February 2, 1850

Hiram Gregory Berry Letter (May 14, 1861)

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Identifier: SpC MS 0665-sc
Overview Photocopy of autograph letter signed. Refers to appointment and transfer for organizing regiment.
Dates: May 14, 1861

Richard N. Berry Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1319
Scope and Contents A scrapbook covering Berry's political career in the Maine legislature from 1961 to 1971.
Dates: 1961-1971

Stephen Berry Diary

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0962-sc
Overview A diary of a printer and publisher in Portland, Maine.
Dates: June 22, 1913-February 1, 1919

Beth Harpaz Collection

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Identifier: MF205
Scope and Contents Research materials from a family research project Harpaz did in the early 2000s. The project resulted in the publication of the book “Finding Annie Farrell: A Family Memoir” (2004), by Journalist Harpaz, then (2002) of Brooklyn New York. Part of the focus is on musical Farrell brothers, Augusta-area radio performers.
Dates: 1948-2003

Class and gender roles in company towns in Maine and Kentucky/Betty Parker Duff

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Identifier: MF170
Scope and Contents This collection consists of a series of interviews conducted by Betty Duff in connection with her PhD dissertation for the history department at the University of Maine. They were recorded in Millinocket, Maine and Benham, Kentucky, and focused on life in a company-owned or dominated towns.
Dates: 1999-2002

Big Houston Camps Guest Register

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Identifier: SpC MS 1560-sc
Overview A guest register used at the Big Houston Camps, 1896-1939. Entries list names of guests, their places of residence, and dates of registration. Register also includes comments on weather and lake conditions added by camp proprietors especially Walter L. Arnold, proprietor in the 1930s.
Dates: 1896-1939

Big Thunder Photograph

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Identifier: SpC MS 1434-sc
Overview A photograph of Frank Loring taken in 1898 in a room in Oak Hall, a dormitory at the University of Maine. Information found with the photograph indicates that it was probably taken by Percy L. Ricker, a member of the class of 1900 at the university, or by another unidentified student.
Dates: 1898

Bill of Lading for Ninety-three Slaves

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Identifier: SpC MS 1688-sc
Overview Bill of lading dated Oct. 24, 1850 for shipment of ninety-three slaves from Baltimore to New Orleans on the ship John C. Calhoun, master Captain John C. Lowell.
Dates: October 24, 1850

Charles F. Billings Budget Records

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Identifier: SpC MS 0896-sc
Overview The collection includes 15 notebooks containing the personal budget of Charles F. Billings from the age of 13 to the age of 63. Records for 1905 to 1908 are missing.
Dates: 1901-1951

Lorenzo Billings Diary and Census Records

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Identifier: SpC MS 0994-sc
Overview A diary for the year 1883 of a farmer in Milton Plantation, Maine. Also included also are photocopies of census records for Lorenzo and his father in 1860, 1870, 1900, and 1910.
Dates: 1883

Bingham Electric Company Records (Central Maine Power Company Collection)

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0053
Scope and Contents Financial records of a local electric utility in Maine. Included is a cashbook for the years 1909 to 1911.
Dates: 1909-1911

T. A. Bisson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0054
Scope and Contents

Papers of a scholar in international relations of the Far East. Included are correspondence, Yenan (1937) records, photographs, newspaper clippings, books collected by Bisson, and reprints of his works.

Dates: 1928-1980

Black & Brothers Records

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Identifier: SpC MS 0055
Overview Collection contains business records of Black & Brothers, a dry goods business in Ellsworth, Maine.
Dates: 1839-1916; Majority of material found within 1839-1859

Black Stream Electric Company Records (Central Maine Power Company Collection)

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Identifier: SpC MS 0056
Scope and Contents Financial records of a local electric utility in Maine. Included are a cashbook, a ledger, and journals covering the years 1920 to 1927.
Dates: 1920-1927

Blacksmith and Farmer Account Book

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Identifier: SpC MS 0299
Scope and Contents Account book of an unnamed blacksmith and farmer in Lincolnville, Maine. Some of the names mentioned are Robert Sprague, John Sprague, Joseph R. Gross, and John Henry Mitchell.
Dates: 1830-1851

Blacksmith's Account Book (1869)

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Identifier: SpC MS 0057

Blacksmith's Daybook

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1108-sc
Overview Daybook of an unidentified blacksmith in Lovell, Maine, listing names of customers, work done and amount paid for each job.
Dates: 1869-1884

James Gillespie Blaine Letter (August 11, 18??)

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Identifier: SpC MS 0669-sc
Overview Autograph letter signed. Relates to "Aroostook" and Marshall Stanley.
Dates: (August 11, 18??)

James Gillespie Blaine Letter (December 26, 1861)

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Identifier: SpC MS 0666-sc
Overview Autograph letter signed. Letter relates to Bills for transporting troops and war munitions over Maine railroads.
Dates: December 26, 1861

James Gillespie Blaine Letter (May 2, 1881)

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Identifier: SpC MS 0668-sc
Overview Autograph letter signed. Relates to taxation of vessels engaged in foreign trade.
Dates: May 2, 1881