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Allagash River Region (Me.)

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Margo Holden Papers

Identifier: SpC MS 0706-sc

The papers of a Maine author and illustrator.

Dates: 1968

W. Kent Olson Conservation Papers

Identifier: SpC MS 1795
Scope and Contents

Papers, 1931-2011, consist of W. Kent Olson’s professional papers, plus documents in other media, spanning a three-decade career in nonprofit management, publishing, lecturing, and alliance building around a passion for conserving public lands and waterways, primarily in Maine. The papers also include non-conservation and personal materials.

Dates: 1931-2011


Scope and Contents From the Collection:

Collection of photographs depicting woods work and woods life in the region of Allagash and Saint John, Maine, between 1900 and 1930.

Dates: 1974

Willard Jalbert, interviewed by Frederick Pratson

Abstract 0713 Willard Jalbert, interviewed by Frederick Pratson, September 16 -17, 1972, Round Pond, Maine. Jalbert, with additional input from his son, talks about life and work in northern Maine through the early and mid-twentieth century; fighting in lumberjack camps; experiences as a lumberjack foreman; interactions with wildlife; chopping trees and tending sled; lumberjack camp food and the prevalence of beans; 1961 trip on the Allagash River with Supreme Court Justice Douglas; experiences as an...
Dates: 1972