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Old Town (Me.) -- Social life and customs

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Benoit Bouchard, Bernard “Bing” Bouchard, Albert “Bert” Morin, Walter Nadeau, and Beatrice Morin, interviewed by Amy Bouchard Morin

Scope and Contents From the Collection: A 1992 community based oral history project co-sponsored by the Maine Folklife Center and the Franco-American Center at the University of Maine generated a series of 35 interviews focusing on the culture and history of the French Canadian immigrant community located on French Island, Old Town, Maine. The project also resulted in a book of photographs, interview excerpts, and articles, Nos Histoires de I’lle: History and memories of French Island, Old Town, Maine (1999) ...
Dates: 1992-1993

Dickens Fellowship Charter, Old Town, Maine

Identifier: SpC MS 1603-sc

Charter of the Old Town and Orono, Maine, chapter of the Dickens Fellowship, an association founded in 1902 for people who share an interest in the life and works of Charles Dickens.

Dates: November 8 1921

Lois LaBeau Papers

Identifier: SpC MS 1315
Scope and Contents The collection contains materials collected by Lois LaBeau about the history of Old Town and Orono, Maine. Most of the collection consists of photographs of individuals and scenes in the two towns, including a train accident in Orono in 1898 on the Maine Central Railroad, photographs of pupils in Orono schools in 1885 and 1924, logging on the Penobscot River, St. Mary's Church in Orono, and photographs of a play at Old Town High School in 1925. Several photographs of Indians are also...
Dates: 1885-1964

Library League (Old Town, Me.) Records

Identifier: SpC MS 1422
Scope and Contents

Records include annual reports and minutes of meetings, 1934-1987; and scrapbooks of League activities, 1934-1994.

Dates: 1934-1994

Maggie A. Miles Autograph Book

Identifier: SpC MS 1293-sc

An autograph book belonging to Maggie A. Miles of Old Town, Maine, with inscriptions and verses dedicated to her from family and friends.

Dates: undated

Neeburban Club Records

Identifier: SpC MS 0361

Administrative records of the Neeburban Club including minutes of meetings, 1901-1978; a club history; and yearbooks, 1902-1992, listing names of members and activities at monthly meetings. Also includes scrapbooks kept by club officers, 1983/1984 to 1991/1992. A few publications from the Maine Federation of Women's Clubs are also found in the collection.

Dates: 1901-1992

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

Identifier: SpC MS 1593-sc

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