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Academic Affairs. Dean, College Of Liberal Arts And Sciences. Women in the Curriculum Program (University Of Maine) Records

 Record Group
Identifier: UA RG 0006-003-025
Abstract This collection contains information about the WIC office itself, such as administrative records (memoranda) and information on how to develop an office of this nature (fundraising techniques). This includes information on women in various occupations, career development, specific syllabi for Women's Studies courses, how women are portrayed/treated in educational settings, general information concerning women in the political sphere, women's health issues, and a broad range of social issues...
Dates: 1911-2012; Majority of material found within 1970-2012

Women in the Military

 Collection
Identifier: MF144
Scope and Contents The Maine Women Veterans Oral History Project collected oral interviews with women veterans through a collaborative effort of the Maine commission on women veterans, the Maine Studies program at UMaine, and the Women Studies program at UMaine. Includes WWII, Vietnam, and Desert Storm.
Dates: 2000-2003

Women's Clubs Clippings Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1531-sc
Abstract A scrapbook of newspaper clippings, 1937-1940, from an unknown compiler detailing activities of women's clubs in the state of Maine especially in the Bangor area. Most of the clippings concern the Maine Federation of Women's Clubs and the Woman's Club of Orono with a few clippings about the Neeurban Club, the Bangor Woman's Club and the Norumbega Club among others.
Dates: 1937-1940

Academic Affairs. Dean, College Of Liberal Arts And Sciences. Women’s, Gender & Sexuality Studies Program (University Of Maine) Records

 Record Group
Identifier: UA RG 0006-003-027
Abstract The records contain information on the Maryann Hartman Award, Women's Studies Committee, Women's Studies Program, Spruce Run, and on various Women's Studies projects.
Dates: 1970-2016

Academic Affairs. Division Of Lifelong Learning. Women's Resource Center (University Of Maine) Records

 Record Group
Identifier: UA RG 0006-013-009
Scope and Contents The records mainly contain textual information created and collected by the University of Maine Women’s Resource Center, but there are also photographic material, compact discs, audio cassettes, CD-ROMs, and Floppy Disks.The record series Girls Will Be Girls? & Girl Fighting Project Records contains various items regarding the Girls Will Be Girls? Conferences which the Women’s Resource Center (WRC) sponsored and were held on the University of Maine campus. Includes: conference...
Dates: 1950's-2016; Majority of material found within 1991-2012

Abiel Wood Letters

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1592-sc

Frederick A. Wood Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0638
Abstract Business papers of Frederick A. Wood of the village of East Lebanon, Maine. Very little information is available about Mr. Wood, but from materials in the collection it appears that he was in the lumber business, dealing in wood, especially cedar, cut near Caribou and New Sweden, Maine.
Dates: 1872-1885; Majority of material found within 1878-1881

Richard G. Woodbridge Periwinkle Research Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1738
Abstract The collection consists primarily of published articles gathered by Richard G. Woodbridge to inform his scientific work.
Dates: 1889-1986; Majority of material found within 1968-1986

Woods Music Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MF180
Scope and Contents These are all accessions containing songs from or about the lumberwoods. However, only six belong to this specific collection, the rest (in the related materials note) are from other collections.
Dates: 1959-1970

Woodsum Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1602
Abstract Collection contains papers of various members of the Woodsum family, especially William Woodsum, his son William Woodsum, Jr., and William's son Nathaniel B. Woodsum of Saco and Peru, Maine. A folder of papers of the Demeritt family and documents from the Free Will Baptist Church in Peru, Maine, are also found in the collection.
Dates: 1824-1890

Work Log (1848-1850)

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1323-sc
Abstract A volume maintained by an unidentified person in Westbrook, Maine, detailing days of work performed by various individuals and their pay. Only a few entries describe the kinds of work done, such as sawing wood, mending chains, repairing irons for wagons, etc.
Dates: undated

World War I Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MF184
Scope and Contents This is an arbitrary collection of accessions created in June 2014 to bring together interviews that deal with World War I. There are 31 series in NAFOH that relate to WWII, but 1 belongs soley to this collection.
Dates: Event: 1914-1918

World War I Pamphlet Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0169
Scope and Contents Pamphlets published 1910 to 1922 relating to the war, countries involved, problems, and other subjects.
Dates: 1910-1921

World War II Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MF182
Scope and Contents This is an arbitrary collection of accessions created in June 2014 to bring together interviews that focus on WWII. There are 150 series in NAFOH that relate to WWII, but 18 belong soley to this collection.
Dates: Event: Majority of material found within 1939-1945

World War II Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0639
Scope and Contents Pamphlets, magazines, and other materials published during World War II. Includes copies of Bulletins from Britain (no. 32, week ending April 9, 1941-no. 111, week ending Oct. 14, 1942), Facts in Review issued by the German Library of Information (v. 2 no. 16, April 15, 1940-v.3 no. 20, June 7, 1941), War in Pictures (Jan. 1941-April 1942), and other periodicals.
Dates: 1939-1949

WST 301 Women Studies

 Collection
Identifier: MF150
Scope and Contents A series of interviews with women activists conducted by students in WST 301: Intermediate Topics in Women's Studies, spring 2006, taught by Susan Iverson.
Dates: 2006

Wyman P. Gerry Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0199
Scope and Contents This photograph collection contains a number of glass negatives of photographs of Brewer, Maine around the turn of the century. Also present are a few later photographs taken in the 1950's.
Dates: circa 1900-circa 1950

Yankee Moderns: Folk Regional Identity in the Sawmill Valley of Western Massachusetts, 1890-1920/Michael Hoberman

 Collection
Identifier: MF138
Scope and Contents This collection includes a series of interviews done for Hoberman’s book, Yankee Moderns: Folk Regional Identity in the Sawmill Valley of Western Massachusetts, covering years 1890-1920 (Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press, 2000).
Dates: 1992

Yarmouth Electric Company Records (Central Maine Power Company Collection)

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0641
Scope and Contents Financial records of a local electric utility in Maine. Included are a cash book (Apr.-Aug. 1921), an operating journal (Mar. 1921-Aug. 1921), and a ledger (Apr.-July 1921).
Dates: 1921

Emily Yate Class Project

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1623-sc
Abstract Created as a project for a class at Old Town High School, Old Town, Maine. "A Church in Time" includes text; two CD-ROMs with script, history and photographs; and transcription of script.
Dates: 2009

Arthur Yeaton Correspondence

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: SpC MS 0642
Scope and Contents Love letters, 1896-1897, between Arthur Yeaton and Ella Sylvester while Ella was a medical student in Philadelphia. Some of the letters were sent to Yeaton in Rochester, N.H. Ella Sylvester was living in Philadelphia and in Lisbon Falls, Maine, during the time the letters were sent.
Dates: 1896-1897

Erskine Clifton York Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0643
Abstract Collection relating to the circus career of "Yorkie the Clown," and restaurant owner from Camden, Maine. Includes correspondence, clippings, and memorabilia.
Dates: 1839-1955

York Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1330
Abstract The collection contains a daily list of farm chores, diaries, and correspondence of the York family of New Sharon, Maine.
Dates: 1866-1923

Frederick Osborne Young Diaries

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0974-sc
Abstract Two diaries, one written in 1876 and one in 1917, by Frederick Osborne Young.
Dates: 1876-1917

Young Men's Christian Association of Maine Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1441
Abstract The collection contains minutes of YMCA meetings, annual reports, newsletters, information about conferences, etc.
Dates: 1881-1943

Young People's Society of Christian Endeavor (Machiasport, Me.) Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1680-sc
Abstract Contains the records of a group founded in Machiasport, Maine, in 1890.
Dates: 1890-1894