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Women -- Maine -- Social life and customs -- 20th century

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Berthe Roger, interviewed by Mark Silber and Steffan Duplessis


1676 Berthe Roger, interviewed by Mark Silber and Steffan Duplessis, January 29, 1981, Lewiston, Maine. Roger talks about her mother’s motivation for moving the family to Lewiston during the Great Depression; living as a Franco-American outside “Little Canada”; working in a shoe shop; and childhood family gatherings. Text: 12 pp. partial transcript. Recording: T 1797 CD 2515 1-1/2 hours.

Dates: 1977-1982

Vivian Powers Diary

Identifier: SpC MS 1833-sc
Content Description

Diary kept by Vivian Powers of the Dover-Foxcroft area, Maine, for the year 1921. Also contains a number of notes and addresses. The diary is largely unfilled.

Dates: 1921

Women's Clubs Clippings Scrapbook

Identifier: SpC MS 1531-sc

A scrapbook of newspaper clippings, 1937-1940, from an unknown compiler detailing activities of women's clubs in the state of Maine especially in the Bangor area. Most of the clippings concern the Maine Federation of Women's Clubs and the Woman's Club of Orono with a few clippings about the Neeurban Club, the Bangor Woman's Club and the Norumbega Club among others.

Dates: 1937-1940