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James Gillespie Blaine Letter (May 7, 1867)

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0667-sc
Overview Autograph letter signed. Refers to arrangements for trip to Ireland and Wales which may include Lot and two friends.

James Gillespie Blaine Letter (undated)

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0670-sc
Overview Autograph letter signed. Informal letter (five pages), speaks of electricity, Green Mountain, Handy, Cornell, Edison, running for presidency (probably 1892 election), etc. Blaine directed the recipient (unknown) of this letter to burn it.

Ebenezer Blaisdell Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1588-sc
Overview Legal documents, mostly deeds to property in Winterport, Maine, belonging to Ebenezer Blaisdell. Also included are deeds and other legal documents dating from 1897-1937 of Abraham Lincoln Blaisdell for properties in Winterport.

Elijah Blaisdell Diaries

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1021-sc
Overview Fifteen diaries of a farmer in York, Maine during the late nineteenth century. The diaries cover the years, 1870, 1879, 1880, 1882-1886, 1888-1891, and 1898-1900. The 1900 diary is blank.

Blaisdell Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1650
Overview Personal papers of various members of the Blaisdell family, including Frank W. Blaisdell, Mary Blaisdell, and Elizabeth Peirce Blaisdell.

Blaisdell Family Photograph Album

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1512-sc
Overview Photograph album by an unidentified compiler documenting members of the Blaisdell family of Winterport, Maine and New York City. Most photographs are identified and many show scenes in Winterport and Bayside, Maine. Also pictured are other areas of Maine as well as photographs taken in Bradford, Pa., Arizona, California, Tennessee, Italy, Puerto Rico and India. In addition to members of the family, the photos also show images of various family homes, businesses, etc.

Joseph Blake Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0058
Scope and Contents Correspondence consists primarily of 488 letters sent to Rev. Blake by botanists. Also contains later correspondence concerning the donation of his herbarium and 4 lists of fungi.

Edward P. Blanchard Diaries

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1141-sc
Overview Daily diaries primarily recording observations about the weather. The volumes also contain newspaper clippings about the weather as well as obituaries and reports of events in Blanchard and nearby communities.

Jacob Blanchard Diaries

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0985-sc
Overview Diaries of a resident of Blanchard, Maine. The 4 diaries cover the years 1887, 1888, 1889-June 1890, and 1892-June 1894.

James A. Blanchard II Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1749
Overview Correspondence from James A. Blanchard II to his wife, June E. (Peterson) Blanchard, and his son, Bob Blanchard, while he was stationed in the Pacific with the U.S. Navy during World War II. Also includes letters from June Blanchard to James A. Blanchard II.

Aaron Blaney Memo Book

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1548-sc
Overview A diary from 1824-1834 kept by an unidentified person, probably Aaron Blaney of Bristol, Maine. Entries are headed Bristol and outline daily activities, service in the Maine legislature and as a justice of the peace in Bristol, deaths of parents and children, etc.

Blen Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1321-sc
Overview Papers of Joshua A. Blen and his wife Emily A. Blen of Dresden, Maine. The family name is also spelled Blenn. The collection contains mostly deeds for property bought and sold by the Blens. A notebook from an unidentified compiler containing information on births, deaths and marriages in an unidentified community is also found in the collection; its relationship to the Blen family is not clear.

Blunt and Hinman Account Book

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0059
Scope and Contents An account book of a lumbering firm with mills along the Penobscot River.

University Of Maine System. Board Of Trustee Records

 Record Group
Identifier: UA RG 0002-002
Scope and Contents The records mainly contain textual information particularly meeting agendas, minutes, reports, notes, and supporting material from University of Maine Board of Trustee and various committees (both standing and ad-hoc committees), biographical information related to individual University of Maine trustees, chairs, sectaries, and clerks, and various files on subjects under consideration by the Board.

Boarding House Account Book (1826-1830)

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0130
Scope and Contents An account book, ledger of a boarding house probably located in Old Town, Maine, and probably owned by Richard Dearborn. Shows accounts of residents.

H. S. Boardman Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1654
Scope and Contents A scrapbook compiled by Boardman to document his activities as president of the University of Maine, 1926-1934, and as chair of the Maine State Liquor Commission, 1937-1941. Includes newspaper clippings, photographs, correspondence, etc.

Samuel Lane Boardman Letters

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0694-sc
Overview Letters of an agricultural editor, writer, and journalist and of a noted Maine naturalist. Included also are 2 letters signed by George A. Boardman.

Captain Bailey Bodwell's Company of U.S. Volunteers Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0882-sc
Overview The records for a company of volunteers commanded by Bailey Bodwell during the War of 1812. The records begin in Norway, Maine in January 1813 and end in July 1813. Records include requisitions for provisions, morning reports, and regimental orders. Portions of the record include business records of Bailey Bodwell written 1816 to 1822.

Harold L. Bolstad Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0858-sc
Overview Papers comprised chiefly of letters Harold Bolstad sent to his sister Lois Kutscha and her husband Norman P. Kutscha during his service in the U.S. Marine Corps. He was in Vietnam from August 1970 to May 1971. Included also is a short biography of Harold L. Bolstad, a photograph of him in the Marine Corps, and a newspaper clipping with a picture of him in Vietnam.

Bond Wheelwright Company Business Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0061
Scope and Contents The records of a publishing company in Freeport, Maine. Included are financial records, correspondence with authors, business correspondence, proofs, advertising materials and some illustrations, half tones, and manuscripts.

Geneva Bonin Diary

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1754-sc
Scope and Contents Diary, 1939, of Geneva Bonin, a resident of Northport, Maine. Entries usually begin with weather, followed by reports of daily life including the activities of her mother, father, son, and husband. Also contains some reports of significant events, recipes, and recording of cash accounts.

Booth Brothers and Hurricane Isle Granite Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0063
Overview The collection contains records of Booth Brothers and Hurricane Isle Granite Company of Hurricane Island, Maine.

Boothbay House Hotel Register

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0064
Scope and Contents Hotel register of the first boarding house in Boothbay Harbor, Maine. Lists names and towns of guests.

Borders and Borderlands

 Collection
Identifier: MF197
Scope and Contents Interviews of inhabitants of the Maine-New Brunswick borderlands. The interviews were conducted by members of the NEH Summer Teacher Institute, Borders and Borderlands: the Acadian Experience in Maine. The recordings are housed here with NAFOH and the Acadian Archives.

Boston and California Mining and Trading Joint Stock Company Record Book

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1347-sc
Scope and Contents A record book of the company that contains an account by an unidentified person of the voyage from Boston to California, as well as a list of company members, their residences, places of birth, occupations, marital status and ages. The volume also contains the constitution and by-laws of the company.

Boston Edison Company Units of Property Manual

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0065
Scope and Contents A manual listing the units of property for the Boston Edison Company. "The property units provide a medium for the detailed reporting of additions to plant, transfers within the plant framework, and retirements from the plant."

Boston Symphony Orchestra Programs

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0066
Scope and Contents The collection consists of programs from the 54th to the 74th seasons covering the years 1934 to 1955 (not complete).

Edward Bourne Account Book

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1034-sc
Overview An account book belonging to Edward Bourne of Readfield, Maine. Some of the records are for Jedediah Bourne who may have been Edward's brother.

Etienne H. Bourque Daybook

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1168-sc
Overview Daybook of the owner of a general jobbing business in Waterville, Maine. The volume records financial transactions with suppliers from September to November, 1923.

Bowdoin College Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0067
Scope and Contents Miscellaneous programs and publications of the college.