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Ellsworth (Me.) -- History

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Black & Brothers Records

Identifier: SpC MS 0055

Collection contains business records of Black & Brothers, a dry goods business in Ellsworth, Maine.

Dates: 1839-1916; Majority of material found within 1839-1859

Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) in Acadia National Park

Identifier: MF120
Scope and Contents This collection includes a series of interviews conducted by MFC staff with men who were enrolled in the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) in the 1930s, who and served at one of the three camps run by ANP: the Eagle Lake or Bar Harbor camp, the Long Pond or Southwest Harbor camp; and the Ellsworth camp. Also included in the collection are interviews with women who married men from the camps and other local residents who remember the camps. Included are 226 photographs (P08475-P08701). In...
Dates: summer of 2000 and 2001

Journal (1812-1830)

Identifier: SpC MS 1147-sc
Abstract A volume from an unidentified business, probably a general store, in Surry, Maine. The first part of the volume was used as a daybook to record purchases from the store, 1812-1817. Entries for 1816-1817 are headed Ellsworth (Maine). Merchandise purchased includes gingham, rum, twine, corn, etc. The rest of the volume was used to record transactions from an unidentified logging or lumber business and dates from 1824-1830. Information includes lumber sawed and shipped from Reeds mill and "the...
Dates: 1812-1830

Ledger (1841-1845)

Identifier: SpC MS 1109-sc

Ledger from an unidentified business in Ellsworth, Maine, possibly a general store. The name Henry B. Stockbridge is written on the first page.

Dates: 1841-1845

Photograph Album of Hancock and Washington County Photographs

Identifier: SpC MS 1813
Content Description

Photograph album, 1933-1948, with photographs featuring coastal scenes in Hancock and Washington Counties, Maine from the 1930s and 1940s, including scenes from Acadia National Park. Also contains photographs of Ellsworth after the Great Fire of 1933.

Dates: 1933-1948

U. S. Customs Service Ledger

Identifier: SpC MS 1557-sc

Volume recording moneys received and paid at the customhouse at the port of Ellsworth, Maine, Oct. 1887-Dec. 1897.

Dates: 1887-1897