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Readfield (Me.) -- History

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Kents Hill School Scrapbook

Identifier: SpC MS 1217-sc

A scrapbook from an unidentified compiler containing newspaper clippings from 1909 through 1915 about the Kents Hill School in Kents Hill (Readfield), Maine.

Dates: 1909-1915

William T. Mace Commonplace Book

Identifier: SpC MS 1186-sc

A volume used by William T. Mace of Readfield, Maine, to write copies of essays on subjects such as clouds, newspapers, and spring, as well as various aspects of United States history. Later parts of the volume contain memoranda from 1886-1892 describing daily activities on a farm and recording sales of cattle, 1889-1892.

Dates: 1886-1892

Sanborn Family Correspondence

Identifier: SpC MS 1515
Scope and Contents Correspondence of the Sanborn family from East Readfield, Maine. Includes letters, 1860-1870, to Peter Sanborn from his daughters and other family members, especially cousins; letters, 1862-1871, to Peter's daughter, Sarah F. Sanborn, from her father and sisters; as well as letters to sisters Frances (Fanny), Elizabeth (Lizzie) and Nellie. A few letters to Peter Sanborn's wife are also included in the collection. The letters were written from a variety of places including Augusta, Auburn,...
Dates: 1860-1885

Peter F. Sanborn Letters

Identifier: SpC MS 1289-sc

Letters written mostly during 1865 and 1866 to Sanborn discussing tax and licensing matters as well as the filling of political offices.

Dates: 1863-1869