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Lewiston (Me.)

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

Ernest H. Boynton Diaries and Papers

Identifier: SpC MS 0997-sc
Abstract Diaries and papers of a railroad employee living in Maine, New Hampshire, and Massachusetts.The 29 diaries cover the years 1883, 1885-1891, 1895-1906, 1909-1915, 1917, and 1927. Also included in the papers are bank account books from Merchants National Bank of Boston (1914 Nov. 20-1918 June 19); Forest City Trust Company, Portland, Maine (1922 Nov. 17-1923 May 28); First National Bank, Portland, Maine (1923 July 6-1926 July 12); and Melrose Trust Company, Melrose, Massachusetts (1927 March...
Dates: 1883-1927

Coe Family Papers

Identifier: SpC MS 0104

Consist primarily of business records of the brothers Eben S. Coe and Thomas Upham Coe, with a few papers of Thomas's wife, Sada L. Coe.

Dates: 1836-1943; Majority of material found within 1860-1942

Harry E. Davis Tax Records

Identifier: SpC MS 0939-sc

A collection of tax receipts from Lewiston, Maine.

Dates: 1917-1930

Dingley Family Papers

Identifier: SpC MS 0141

Letters, diaries, (1855-59), speeches, and scrapbooks of Frank Lambert Dingley (1840-1918), editor of the Lewiston Journal, biography and other papers relating to Nelson Dingley (1832-1899), Governor of Maine, and other family members.

Dates: 1855-1916

Edward D. Harwood Diary

Identifier: SpC MS 1006-sc

Diary of a resident of Monmouth, Auburn, and Lewiston, Maine during 1936 to 1938.

Dates: 1936-1938

Lewiston-Auburn Fire Department Log

Identifier: SpC MS 1766-sc

Log of the Lewiston-Auburn Fire Department from 1905 to 1921. Includes records of the fire alarms answered as well as monthly expenses of the fire house.

Dates: 1905-1921

Resident of Lewiston, Maine Notebook

Identifier: SpC MS 1057-sc

A small notebook of an unidentifiable resident of Lewiston, Maine. Though it appears to be a 1900 diary, the pages were used instead to record names and death dates, dates of the assassination of world leaders, President Theodore Roosevelt's visits to Lewiston, the 1901-1903 election results for Lewiston mayor, a chronology of Lewiston mayors 1863-1958, a list of members of an ambulance corps, as well as the addresses of prominent regional politicians and businesspeople.

Dates: 1901-1958

Somalis in Lewiston, Maine Collection

Identifier: MF163
Scope and Contents

This collection includes interviews with Somali women living in Lewiston, Maine in 2003. Included is a narrative of how Hannibal and Schindler set up the interviews with Fatuma Hussein, Azeb Hassan, Hawa Kahin, Kiih Issa, and Ayan Ismail.

Dates: 2003-2004

United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America Records

Identifier: SpC MS 1814-sc
Scope and Contents

Collection, 1941-1993, of records pertaining to the national United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America as well as records pertaining to local unions in Lewiston and Portland, Maine. Also includes other publications from International Paper's Androscoggin Mill in Jay, Maine, a bank passbook from The Federal Trust Company of Waterville, Maine, and a Union Worker's Bible, Special Self-Esteem Edition.

Dates: 1941-1993