Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 13 Collections and/or Records:
Identifier: SpC MS 0007
Scope and Contents The Argyle Boom Collection consists of approximately seventy-five hours of tape recorded interviews (now digitized). The interviews deal with Argyle Boom, which was one of several locations at which logs that had been cut upriver and floated or “driven” down the Penobscot River were sorted before being sent on to the lumber mills in Old Town, Orono, Veazie, Bangor, and Brewer, Maine, from approximately 1900 to 1930. The material includes interviews with people who had worked on the boom and...
Identifier: UA RG 0002-002
Scope and Contents The records mainly contain textual information particularly meeting agendas, minutes, reports, notes, and supporting material from University of Maine Board of Trustee and various committees (both standing and ad-hoc committees), biographical information related to individual University of Maine trustees, chairs, sectaries, and clerks, and various files on subjects under consideration by the Board.
Dates: 1862 - 2000; Majority of material found within 1950-1980
Identifier: SpC MS 1755-sc
Scope and Contents Daybook, circa 1834-circa 1843, of S. Dakins (possibly Sherilah?) of Orono, Maine. One side of volume begins with what appear to be art history notes with brief biographical sketches of Van Dyck, Raphael, Leonardo da Vinci, etc. Other side of volume contains expense accounts.
Dates: circa 1834-circa 1843
Identifier: SpC MS 0331
Abstract Records from Mayo's involvement in various businesses in the Orono, Maine area and as an agent for several sawmills on the Stillwater River, including the Basin Mills, the Island Mills, and the Orono Manufacturing Company.
Dates: 1827-1920; Majority of material found within 1846-1876
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 0385
Scope and Contents Business records of a hardware store in Orono, Maine. The records include an income tax record book, business records from 1911 to 1947 (22 volumes), cash statement books from 1916 to 1942 (24 volumes), and receipt books from 1951 to 1953 (6 volumes).
Identifier: MS 106_5_1
Identifier: SpC MS 0436
Business records of Edmund T. Ring and scrapbooks documenting the career of his son, Edgar E. Ring, both of Orono, Maine. Edmund appears to have operated a grocery store there and also operated a sawmill under the firm name E.T. Ring and Son.
Dates: 1855-1971; Majority of material found within 1879-1911
Identifier: SpC MS 0447
Abstract Papers of a professor in the College of Education at the University of Maine. The papers reflect the career of a college educator in the field of counseling and school guidance from 1958 until retirement in 1991.
Identifier: SpC MS 0512
Abstract Papers of Walter W. Turner, a professor in electrical engineering at the University of Maine at Orono, from his work on two committees: the Special Committee of Maine Engineers appointed to study the 1959 report by the International Passamaquoddy Engineering Board to the International Joint Commission, and the Baccalaureate Electrical Engineering Planning Committee formed in 1985 to begin the planning process for an undergraduate program in electrical engineering at the University of Southern...
Dates: 1960-1995; Majority of material found within 1982-1988
Identifier: SpC MS 0596
Identifier: SpC MS 0879-sc
Abstract Three books of records of the Ladies Association for the Universalist Church in Orono, Maine. Included are records for the founding, a constitution, minutes of the meetings, lists of members, and treasurer's reports to 1929.