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Letters (Correspondence)

 Subject
Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
Scope Note: Pieces of correspondence that are somewhat more formal than memoranda or notes, usually on paper and delivered.

Found in 186 Collections and/or Records:

Ada Peirce McCormick Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0396A
Abstract The bulk of the papers are family letters or materials concerning the Peirce timberlands. Included also are copies of Ada Peirce McCormick's magazine Letter, magazine articles and clippings, correspondence, genealogies, wills, diaries, and photographs.
Dates: 1850-1998

Prentiss Mellen Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0814-sc
Abstract The papers of a lawyer and judge in Maine. Included is a summons to either of the constables of the town of Biddeford sent by Prentiss Mellen, Justice of the Peace, dated 1801. Included also are four letters signed by Prentiss Mellen and a personal recommendation for Thomas E. Hale dated July 29, 1807. The letters were sent to Abraham Touva, Isaac Parker, and Henry E. Prentiss. Included also is a summary of Prentiss Mellen's accomplishments and a portrait.
Dates: 1801-1836

Kendall A. Merriam Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0341
Scope and Contents Manuscripts of poetry, typescripts, notebooks, newspaper clippings, correspondence and miscellaneous papers of a Maine poet and author.
Dates: 1913-1996; Majority of material found within 1969-1975

Lucius Herbert Merrill Family and Academic Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0346
Abstract The collection contains both academic and family papers of Lucius H. Merrill and of his son, Edward O. Merrill, and Alan Merrill. These include lecture notes, research notes, letters, correspondence, diaries, and journals.
Dates: 1891-1974

Edna St. Vincent Millay Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0815-sc
Abstract The papers of a Maine poet and playwright. Included are four autograph letters from Edna St. Vincent Millary to Gladys Niles, dated 9 August 1912, October 1912, 6 January 1913, and 13 April 1913 (one without envelope); one autograph note from Edna St. Vincent Millary to Gladys Niles, undated; one typescript of her poem "Renascence" (5 typed pages); and one letter from C.B. Millay (Edna's mother) to Mr. and Mrs. Charles Dunton, dated 15 December 1922. Included also are photocopies of the letters...
Dates: 1912-1922

Monroe Family Letters and Diary

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0811-sc
Abstract Letters and a diary of a family in Waterford, Maine. The letters are from William Munroe to his sons Josiah, Merrick, and Daniel; from Merrick to his brother Josiah; and from Achsah Carlton to her brother Daniel. The diary was written by Jane S. Monroe in 1847. Included also are photocopies of the letters and diary. Included also are photocopies of records of births, marriages, and deaths of the Delano family in Abbot and Guilford, Maine.
Dates: 1824-1847

John Muench Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0356
Scope and Contents The Muench papers are the work of a Maine artist, an internationally known lithographer. Included are correspondence, personal letters, exhibition catalogs, reviews, and articles about his work.
Dates: 1945-1993

Nettie Gove Nicholson Genealogical Papers

 Collection — Box 421
Identifier: SpC MS 0364
Scope and Contents Collection of notes, correspondence, and other materials used in compiling the genealogy authored by Nettie Gove Nicholson. The genealogy includes many Maine and New England families.
Dates: undated

George B. Noyes Letters

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1566-sc
Abstract Two letters written by Noyes in 1864 to "Friend Emery." The first, dated June 8, 1864, from surgeon's headquarters, Bermuda Hundred, Virginia, describes Noyes's work on a typical day as a hospital steward. The second, written on Oct. 19, 1864, from before Richmond, Va. , outlines Noyes's support for Abraham Lincoln and tells of his living situation.
Dates: 1864

George H. Nye Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0369
Scope and Contents The papers consist of correspondence of Nye and his family, including some while he was superintendent of Laurel Mills, Prince Georges Co., Md., military papers relating to his pension, and other papers.
Dates: 1850-1900

Nathaniel Oaks Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0370
Abstract The collection contains correspondence, legal documents, and other personal papers of several individuals who lived in Exeter, Maine in the 19th and 20th centuries.
Dates: 1791-1835; Majority of material found within 1821-1831

Office Of The President (University Of Maine) Records

 Record Group
Identifier: UA RG 0003
Scope and Contents The folders mainly contain textual material, particularly; correspondence, memorandums, press releases, and reports. But there are some books, photographs and artifacts such as plaques, banners, and a medal and media such as cassette, video, and radio tapes, film and Compact Discs.
Dates: 1810-2015; Majority of material found within 1934-1984

Academic Affairs. Office Of Vice President Of Academic Affairs & Provost (University Of Maine) Records

 Record Group
Identifier: UA RG 0006-001
Scope and Contents The record group mainly contain textual material created and curated by the University of Maine Office of Vice President Of Academic Affairs & Provost, but there are some photographs and phonograph musical records. The series Committee Records contains correspondence, particularly related to serving on committees and meetings, reference material, meeting minutes, guidelines, and reports related to the Facilities Planning Committee, Faculty Advisory Committee on Honorary...
Dates: 1895-1995

Old Town, Maine Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0936-sc
Abstract A collection relating to Old Town and Milford, Maine.
Dates: 1847-1960

Katherine Chase Owen Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0379
Scope and Contents A group of 19th century letters collected by Katerine C. Owen for publication in Dear Sue (1976) and Dear Capt. Fess (1977). Also included are other generalized and family documents, and the service records of Mrs. Owen's husband, Albert S. Owen, M.D.
Dates: 1850-1885

Llewelyn D. Palmer Legal and Municipal Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0383
Abstract The documents of the law partners of Llewelyn D. P. Palmer and Judge Charles F.H. Green.
Dates: 1820s-1900

Paul Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0389
Abstract The collection contains personal papers of various members of the Paul family of Eliot, Maine, as well as a few documents from the Bartlett, Hammond, Leighton and Shapleigh families of Eliot. A folder of papers of Horace Remick is also included.
Dates: 1771-1917

Helen N. Peirce Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0982-sc
Abstract Papers of the wife of an American diplomat. Most of the letters do not indicate the year written.
Dates: 1880-1916

Perkins Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0401
Abstract The collection contains notes and information on the Perkins family gathered and compiled from around 1911 to 1913 by Enoch Perkins of Malden, Massachusetts. Also included are letters to various generations of the family written between 1772 and 1885 as well as legal documents, wills, deeds, receipts and other family papers dating from 1700 to 1901.
Dates: 1700-1945

John Andrew Peters Letters and Portrait

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0801-sc
Abstract Two handwritten letters and a portrait of a Maine lawyer and Supreme Judicial Court judge. One letter has a letterhead of the House of Representatives, Washington and date 186-. It is addressed to Bro. Prentiss and asks him to inform Peters if he made any inaccuracies in a speech he sent him. The second letter is addressed to E. A. Dana, Jr. and dated Bangor 23 Nov. 1861. In it he discusses some court issues. The portrait is one that has been removed from a printed publication.
Dates: 1861-1873

Samuel T. Pickard Letters

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0729-sc
Abstract Two holograph signed letters from Pickard in Portland, Maine, to Miss Abby Speckman discussing Pickard's quest for Whittier biographical information and copies of letters.
Dates: 1893

Prospect, Maine Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0686-sc
Abstract A collection of materials concerning education and the town of Prospect, Maine.
Dates: 1849-1878

George Haven Putnam Letter

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1544-sc
Abstract A letter from G.H. Putnam of the publishing firm G.P. Putnam's Sons discussing terms on which the firm would be willing to publish Joshua Chamberlain's book, The Passing of the Armies.
Dates: January 28, 1915

Vice President For Academic Affairs & Provost. Raymond H. Fogler Library (University Of Maine) Records

 Record Group
Identifier: UA RG 0006-012-001
Scope and Contents The records mainly contain textual information on a range of subjects compiled primarily by the head administrator of Fogler Library and their administrative staff. The head administrator has been known by different titles: Fogler Library Director of Libraries, University of Maine Librarian, Dean of Cultural Affairs and Libraries, and Dean of University of Maine Libraries. There is also material in the record group from their administrative staff. In addition to materials related to the...
Dates: 1906-2016; Majority of material found within 1962-1996

Remick Family Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SpC MS 0430
Abstract Remick family papers include items that date to the late 17th century. Most of the papers concern Oliver P. Remick and his service in the U.S. Revenue Cutter Service, forerunner of the U.S. Coast Guard, from 1876-1895. Included are some earlier and later family materials, and historical Revenue Cutter Service materials. Also contains unpublished manuscripts of Martha Remick.
Dates: 1686-1945

Arthur B. Richardson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0434
Abstract Family letters, newspaper clippings and documents relating to the geneology of the Cobb, Snow and Hopkins families.
Dates: 1915-2011

J. Francis Richardson Letters

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0798-sc
Abstract The letters of an engraver in Portland, Maine to his friend in South Paris, Maine. The letters contain comments about daily life in Maine and Massachusetts during the middle 1800's. Also included is a typescript of portions of some of the letters.
Dates: 1852-1857

Kenneth Lewis Roberts Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0803-sc
Abstract Papers of an historical novelist from Maine. Included are 4 signed typescript letters and one signed handwritten letter. The letters date from 1935 to 1951. One letter is to Mr. Bosworth dated January 29, 1935 relating to the sale of the Arnold journal and Maine's preservation of historic items. The second letter is to Mr. Bosworth dated February 20, 1935 and relates to Frank Deering, a collector in Maine. The third letter to the Salem Marine Society in Salem, Massachusetts dated March 1, 1942...
Dates: 1935-1955

Seth A. Rogers Letters

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1538-sc
Abstract Letters written by Rogers from the headquarters of the 36th Massachusetts Volunteers near Petersburg, Virginia, to his aunt Louise Farrington and his cousin Zenas R. Farrington of Holden, Maine. Rogers describes the work of his regiment in building a fort and traverse way in front of his division, the mood and attitude of the soldiers, and the activities of the Christian Commission and the Sanitary Commission on their behalf.
Dates: July 24, 1864

Rolla Floyd Letters from Palestine

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0178
Scope and Contents Letters written by Rolla Floyd while he was a tourist agent in Jaffa, Palestine. Letters are dated 1870-1912.
Dates: 1870-1912