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WLBZ Radio Station Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0608
Scope and Contents The collection includes photographs, administrative, and marketing related documents stemming from station activities from 1926 through the 1970s. Several publications and documents were added, ranging in date through 2015, and reflect on the history of the station. These include a publication by the Maine Association of Broadcasters, summaries written by Edward E. Guernsey and Barry Darling, and a draft of a doctoral dissertation written by Erica Risberg, "We broadcast what people wanted...
Dates: 1926-2015

Woman's Christian Temperance Union (Sebec, Me.) Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1043-sc
Abstract

Records of a local union of the Woman's Christian Temperance Union in the late 19th century in Sebec, Maine.

Dates: July 23, 1894-March 23, 1899

Woman's Christian Temperance Union (Winterport, Me.) Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1044-sc
Abstract Records of a local union in Winterport, Maine, of the Woman's Christian Temperance Union. Included are 3 record books: a Secretary's Book from April 29, 1897 to Sept. 12, 1899; a notebook containing minutes of meetings from April 26, 1939 to July 12, 1955; and a Treasurer's Book from Aug. 4, 1953 to Nov. 20, 1957. Included in the record books are minutes of the meetings, lists of members, lists of officers, and financial records. Removed from one of the books are two receipts: one for a...
Dates: April 29, 1897-November 20, 1957; Majority of material found within 1897-1899; Majority of material found within 1939-1957

Woman's Club of Orono Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0637
Abstract

The collection consists of the records of the Woman's Club of Orono from the founding of the Club. Many prominent Orono families are represented in the membership.

Dates: 1887-

Woman's National Farm and Garden Association, Maine Division Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0636
Abstract

The collection contains administrative records of the Women's National Farm and Garden Association, Maine Division as well as subject files, scrapbooks, information from the national organization and from the Associated Country Women of the World.

Dates: 1951-1993

Woman's Relief Corps (U.S.), S. J. Oakes Post No. 121 Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1593-sc
Abstract

Includes minutes of meetings of S. J. Oakes Post No. 121, Woman's Relief Corps for 1896-1900 and 1959-1966. Also includes copies of general orders issued 1921-1943 by the Woman's Relief Corps, Dept. of Maine.

Dates: 1896-1966

Women in Agriculture / Common Ground Fair

 Collection
Identifier: MF222
Scope and Contents

Oral interviews conducted by Pauleena MacDougall and Anu Dudley of the Maine Folklife Center during the September 2005 Common Ground Fair at Unity, Maine. The collection includes a total of nine recordings.

Dates: September 23, 2005 - September 25, 2005

Women in Maine Project

 Collection
Identifier: MF068
Scope and Contents The collection consists of a series of interviews conducted from 1974 to 1980 by students for a course (IDL 105, Women in Maine: An Autobiographical Approach) taught by Maryann Hartman in the department of Speech and Communications at the University of Maine. Students asked a variety of informants for their opinions about the present and future roles of women in Maine. Each informant discussed this in the context of their own lives and experiences, therefore the individual interviews cover a...
Dates: 1974-1980

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:...
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

Student Organizations. Woodsmen's Team Memorabilia

 Record Group
Identifier: UA RG 0009-009
Abstract

Various photographs of team members, programs, team scores, and rules (1970-1976).

Dates: 1970-1976

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: 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

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

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

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