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Brunswick (Me.) -- History

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Court of Common Pleas of Cumberland County, Maine Depositions

Identifier: SpC MS 1317-sc

Depositions of Ezekiel Thompson, Ebenezer Nichols, and Lemuel Swift of Brunswick, Maine. Taken on February 18, 1805 and June 17, 1805 at the request of John Owen of Brunswick, the depositions concern the treatment of and damage to Owen's horse by John Dennis and John Lewis, described in the documents as two black men, a barber and a tailor. The depositions were directed to the Court of Common Pleas of Cumberland County, Maine.

Dates: 1805

Hewes Family Papers

Identifier: SpC MS 1741

Materials in the collection include many family letters, the diaries of two members of the family, and a few documents related to the attendance of Benjamin W. Hewes at Bowdoin College.

Dates: 1843-1918

F. G. Purinton Ledger

Identifier: SpC MS 1176-sc

A ledger of a general store in Brunswick, Maine. The volume is arranged by customer name and records purchases of goods such as corn, molasses, salt, sugar, raisins, etc.

Dates: 1874-1879

Student paper, by Judy Laster


1431 Billy Edwards, interviewed by Judy Laster for AY 13 (Bowdoin College), fall 1980, Brunswick, Maine. 20 pp. ms. Edwards talks about the history of Brunswick during Prohibition; rum-running; police chief Edwards; and how he dealt with the problem. Text: 20 pp. paper.

Dates: 1980

Other University Of Maine Campuses. University Of Maine At The Brunswick Campus Records

 Record Group
Identifier: UA RG 0015-009
Scope and Contents

The records contain textual information created by the University of Maine regarding its Brunswick Campus, includes copies of student handbooks, clippings regarding the Campus, program from transfer of the colors, brochures, calendars, and schedules.

Dates: 1945-1952