Subject Source: Art & Architecture ThesaurusScope Note: Books of blank pages, usually ruled, used for taking notes, especially by pupils and students for taking class notes or writing or drawing exercises.
Found in 35 Collections and/or Records:
Identifier: SpC MS 0685-sc
Identifier: SpC MS 0690-sc
Abstract Includes a journal of voyages in 1817-1819 on the ship Osprey commanded by Stephan Brown. One of the voyages was from Salem to Canton, China and back. Includes also a linen-covered journal with questions and answers of a mathematical nature: salary, measurements, geometric problems, trigonometry, and sailing as well as methods for keeping a ship's log.
Dates: circa 1813-circa 1819
Identifier: SpC MS 1040-sc
Abstract A notebook and newspaper clippings collected by a teacher in East Machias, Maine and San Rafael, California. The notebook contains a record of primary school no. 4 [place unknown], from January 4, 1871 to July 14, 1871. The notebook also contains newspaper clippings of local and religious news and poetry pasted in and recipes.
Identifier: SpC MS 0048
Abstract The Bennett collection covers the career of a physics professor and department head from his student work at Brown University through his retirement from the University of Maine. Included are correspondence, articles, publications, manuscripts, teaching materials, department materials and student items.
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...
Identifier: SpC MS 0070
Scope and Contents Personal and professional correspondence of Dr. Herschel L. Bricker, and pamphlets, programs, photos, clippings, magazines, plays, reviews, playbills about the Maine Masque Theater, and theater in Maine.
Identifier: SpC MS 0885-sc
Abstract A physician's handwritten notebook dated January 1, 1825, Waldoborough, Maine, which includes notes on diagnosis of diseases of the chest with a stethoscope, prescriptions for diseases, medicinal recipes, and a drawing of areas of the skull.
Identifier: SpC MS 1047-sc
Abstract A notebook used by a farmer in Belgrade, Maine. The notebook was used between the years 1912 and 1916 to record farm products bought and sold, recipes, work done on his farm buildings, crops planted, and occasionally as a diary. Many of the records are about his poultry farm and the number of eggs that he sold.
Identifier: SpC MS 0806-sc
Identifier: SpC MS 0102
Identifier: SpC MS 0126
Identifier: SpC MS 0153
Identifier: SpC MS 0819-sc
Abstract A series of six letters recounting the local history of Biddeford and Saco published in the Saco Democrat in August 1847. The letters were signed by "O. K." John Fairfield pasted the letters into a pocket notebook and presented them to his wife.
Identifier: SpC MS 1028-sc
Identifier: SpC MS 0717-sc
Identifier: SpC MS 0181
Scope and Contents Letters, diaries, notes, articles, photos, clippings, and theater memorabilia collected by Miss Forbes-Robertson for her book My Aunt Maxine.
Identifier: SpC MS 0202
Identifier: SpC MS 0339
Scope and Contents The papers of Professor Mendall concern primarily his research on birds and in particular ducks. The collection consists mainly of publications (articles, reprints, journals). Some manuscript materials are present along with field note cards.
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
Identifier: SpC MS 1499-sc
Abstract A notebook from 1935-1937 maintained by an unidentified person, possibly Roland Wentworth of West Baldwin, Maine, recording purchases or sales of chickens, mash, grain, etc., as well as records of eggs sold. Receipts found in the volume from A.I. Savitz Co., Malden, Mass., dealers in native poultry and eggs, are made out to Wentworth.
Identifier: SpC MS 1659-sc
Abstract A notebook compiled by Oak in 1870-1871 while a student at the Maine State College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts (now the University of Maine). The notebook contains summaries of lectures by Merritt C. Fernald, Stephen F. Peckham, and Harley R. Willard, professors at the college.
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
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
Identifier: SpC MS 0381
Scope and Contents Papers of a screenwriter, poet, playwright, and editor of The New York Quarterly, a poetry magazine. The papers contain worksheets for plays, novels, films, poetry, and trade books by William Packard. Included also are editorial drafts, interviews, documents, and correspondence for The New York Quarterly.
Identifier: SpC MS 0409
Scope and Contents The papers of a journalist, diplomat and author from Calais, Maine. Including correspondence, diaries, notebooks, account books, manuscripts, and some family material. Correspondents include Salmon P. Chase, Charles Anderson Dana, G.G. Fogg, and Horace Greeley.
Administration And Finance. Institutional And Facilities Planning. Printing And Mailing Services (University Of Maine) Records
Identifier: UA RG 0004-008-001
Scope and Contents Miscellaneous items curated by the University of Maine Printing and Mailing Service. Includes: University of Maine at Orono campus map and class schedule (undated), printing journals, accounting (1920-1950) and hourly costs (1932-1981) and printing rates information.
Identifier: UA RG 0011-007
Scope and Contents The record groups contains diaries, 1903-1940, of James Stevens recording his and his wife Bertha's daily activities, scrapbooks, ca. 1905-1932, compiled by Stevens and reflecting his interests and accomplishments, and Stevens' diplomas and honorary degrees, 1881-1924, from Genesee Wesleyan Seminary, the University of Rochester, Syracuse University, and the University of Maine as well as membership certificates in the Dickens Fellowship, Phi Kappa Phi, and Tau Beta Pi. Bertha Stevens' diplomas,...
Identifier: SpC MS 0967-sc
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.
Identifier: SpC MS 1057-sc
Abstract 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.