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Wool Carding Account Book

Identifier: SpC MS 1812-sc
Scope and Contents

An account book for a business--probably a woolen mill--that appears to have been located in Mt. Desert, Maine, dating from 1832-1833. The book records the amount of wool carded, and how the laborers were paid, which was often with in-kind payments such as soap, fish, or butter.

Dates: 1832-1833

Work Log (1848-1850)

Identifier: SpC MS 1323-sc

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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)

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

Identifier: SpC MS 1623-sc

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

Identifier: SpC MS 0643

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

Identifier: SpC MS 1330

The collection contains a daily list of farm chores, diaries, and correspondence of the York family of New Sharon, Maine.

Dates: 1866-1923

York Manufacturing Company Strike Papers

Identifier: SpC MS 1820-sc
Content Description

Papers, 1832-1854, include handwritten documents and printed ephemera relating to the women's strike and early labor organizing activities pertaining to the York Manufacturing Company mill in Saco, Maine.

Dates: 1832-1854

Frederick Osborne Young Diaries

Identifier: SpC MS 0974-sc

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

Identifier: SpC MS 1441

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

Identifier: SpC MS 1680-sc

Contains the records of a group founded in Machiasport, Maine, in 1890.

Dates: 1890-1894

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