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Journals (Accounts)

Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
Scope Note: Books containing accounts of an individual's or organization's occurrences or transactions, including records of financial transactions. Use "diaries" when referring to personal accounts of the writer's experiences, attitudes, or observations.

Found in 24 Collections and/or Records:

William Brownell Journal and Daybook

Identifier: SpC MS 1151-sc
Abstract Volume listing sales to individuals in Berwick, Maine primarily of brandy, rum, and gin with some entries also for tobacco, tea, cigars, etc.
Dates: March 1, 1827

Robert M. Chute Papers

Identifier: SpC MS 0098
Scope and Contents The papers of a Bates College professor, a biologist, and a poet. Included are correspondence, manuscripts of writing and poems. Materials concern biology, ecology, poetry, and class work.
Dates: 1970s-2012

Coe Family Papers

Identifier: SpC MS 0104
Abstract 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

Randall Judson Condon Papers

Identifier: SpC MS 0111
Scope and Contents Correspondence, printed matter, and reports pertaining mainly to Condon's major interests in the kindergarten, vocation education, home economics, and moral education movements.
Dates: 1862-1931

John Edwards Godfrey Papers

Identifier: SpC MS 0204
Abstract Manuscripts, diaries, and notes of a prominent 19th century Maine historian. Especially strong in Maine and Bangor history.
Dates: 1745-1965

Enoch Hale Missionary Journal

Identifier: SpC MS 1547-sc
Abstract A journal kept by Hale between Aug. 9 and Oct. 28, 1802, recording information about his travels in Maine as a member of the Hampshire Missionary Society. In the journal he outlines the places where he visited and preached, people he met, etc.
Dates: 1802

Washington D. Harriman Travel Journal

Identifier: SpC MS 1163-sc
Abstract Journal recording details of a voyage of an unidentified vessel from Trapani, Italy in 1885. The journal covers the dates June 12 through June 30, and the first page indicates that this volume is a continuation of the journal.
Dates: 1885

V. A. Hartley Logging Journal

Identifier: SpC MS 1212-sc
Abstract The volume records the amounts and kinds of timber that V.A. Hartley contracted to raft for the Arestook Boom Company to St. John, presumably New Brunswick. Each entry is headed "Spring Hill" and dated 1848. The volume also records wages, paid in pounds and shillings, to individual loggers for running timber for the company.
Dates: 1848

Josselyn Botanical Society of Maine Records

Identifier: SpC MS 0269
Abstract The records of the Josselyn Botanical Society of Maine include meeting minutes, newsletters, correspondence, scrapbooks, and clippings recording the society's activities. It also includes journals, lantern slides, and microscope slides documenting the information gathered by the society.
Dates: 1895-2000

Journal (1896-1898)

Identifier: SpC MS 1322-sc
Abstract Daily diary kept by an unidentified farmer from May 1896 to April 1898. Entries detail the weather and the farm tasks done each day.
Dates: 1896-1898

Lucius Herbert Merrill Family and Academic Papers

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

Oliver Moulton Papers

Identifier: SpC MS 0354
Abstract Financial records of Oliver Moulton's sawmills in the area of Pittston, Maine.
Dates: 1857-1887; Majority of material found within 1857-1863

Paul C. Ware Mountain Journal

Identifier: SpC MS 0754-sc
Abstract A handwritten daily journal of a fire spotter in Maine. It includes personal memoirs and official records during the summers Paul Ware was a watchman for fires. Included also are a map, a newspaper clipping about the phasing out of fire rangers, and photographs.
Dates: 1956-1971

John Perkins Personal Journal

Identifier: SpC MS 0949-sc
Abstract A personal journal of a resident of Dresden, Maine in the early 19th century.
Dates: November 25, 1797-March 31, 1825

Walter Brown Smith Journals

Identifier: SpC MS 0470
Abstract Collection of personal journals of one of the founders and first curator of the Abbe Museum at Acadia National park. Materials are related to geology and archaeology and include some correspondence, original illustrations of Native American artifacts, books, and pamphlets used by Walter B. Smith. Archaeological journals have been transcribed and indexed.
Dates: 1878-1929

Herbert L. Spinney Bird Watching Journal

Identifier: SpC MS 1101-sc
Abstract Diary kept by Spinney of his bird sightings in Maine. The volume also has newspaper clippings about Spinney and the Maine Ornithological Society pasted in the first few pages.
Dates: 1891-1907

Stetson Family Papers

Identifier: SpC MS 0480
Abstract The Stetson family papers consist primarily of the business and personal papers of George Stetson, his sons Edward and Isaiah Kidder, and Isaiah's son Irving G. Stetson. They reflect the involvement of the Stetsons in the lumbering, slate mining, ice harvesting, and banking businesses in Bangor, Maine, the northern woods of Maine, and in New Brunswick.
Dates: 1846-1952; Majority of material found within 1880-1925

Paul E. Taylor Collection

Identifier: SpC MS 0489
Abstract The collection consists of printed documents and manuscript material collected by Paul E. Taylor; it reflects his wide-ranging interests. The collection is arranged in two series. Series I, Printed Material, includes books, pamphlets, catalogs, advertisements, etc.; Series II, Manuscript Material, contains original documents including diaries, letters, logbooks of vessels, scrapbooks, family papers, etc. The published items are mostly concerned with the history of Maine, New England and New...
Dates: 1750-1953

Webber Family Papers

Identifier: SpC MS 0619
Abstract Ledgers and maps of the timberland business owned by several generations of the Webber family of Bangor, Maine.
Dates: 1895-1976; Majority of material found within 1909-1960

Williamson Family Papers

Identifier: SpC MS 1586
Abstract Collection contains papers of various members of the Peirce and Williamson families of Maine. Included are a photograph album, copybook of poetry and a typescript of a journal, 1851-1853, of Ada H. Peirce Williamson; the journal was edited by her niece Ada Peirce McCormick. Also included are a few letters, typescripts, and materials related to family genealogy.
Dates: 1849-1977

Rufus Wilson Ship's Journal for Enterprise

Identifier: SpC MS 1541-sc
Abstract Journal kept on board the vessel Enterprise of Milbridge, Maine, by Wilson to present to the collector of customs while employed in cod fishing. Entries from May through November 1858 record number of fish taken during each day by each person on board and include notes on activities of the crew, the weather, wind direction, etc. Included in volume is a sheet from the deputy collector and inspector, district of Machias, port of Cherryfield, certifying that the Enterprise was seaworthy and fitted...
Dates: 1858

Winthrop & Wayne Light & Power Company Records (Central Maine Power Company Collection)

Identifier: SpC MS 0634
Scope and Contents Financial records of a local electric utility in Maine. Included are a journal (Dec. 1915-Dec. 1920), a ledger (June 1915-Aug. 1921), Cash Receipts (Dec. 1917-1919, 1919-1920), Cash Disbursements (Jan. 1916-Dec. 1920), Cash Book (July 1920-Aug. 1921), Voucher Register (June 1915-June 1920), and an operating journal (Jan.-July 1921).
Dates: 1915-1921

Wiscasset Light and Power Company Records (Central Maine Power Company Collection)

Identifier: SpC MS 0635
Scope and Contents Financial records of a local electric utility in Maine. Included are a cash book for the Wiscasset Electric Company (Apr. 1912-1916) and for the Wiscasset Light and Power Company a journal (1916-1920), a ledger (1916-1920), a cash book (1916-1920), and an operating journal (Jan.-Dec. 1920).
Dates: 1912-1920

Yarmouth Electric Company Records (Central Maine Power Company Collection)

Identifier: SpC MS 0641
Scope and Contents Financial records of a local electric utility in Maine. Included are a cash book (Apr.-Aug. 1921), an operating journal (Mar. 1921-Aug. 1921), and a ledger (Apr.-July 1921).
Dates: 1921