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Hunting guides -- Maine

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

Walter Lewellen Arnold Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0023
Abstract

Personal papers and business records of Walter L. Arnold, a businessman, guide, fur trader, trapper and author from Greenville, Maine.

Dates: 1893 - 1980; Majority of material found within 1920 - 1959

J. Wilbur Day Autobiography

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0863-sc
Abstract

The autobiography of a hunter, guide, and farmer in Maine. Included are a photocopy of the original autobiography and two copies of a photocopy of a transcript of the autobiography.

Dates: [undated]

Honest Woodsman Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MF025
Scope and Contents

This collection consists mainly of a series of interviews with and about David Priest, who was at the time a retired game warden, about his experiences as a warden, trapper, and guide.

Dates: 1980

Lovejoy and McLeod Families Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0923-sc
Abstract

The papers of the Lovejoy and McLeod families of Old Town and Stillwater, Maine.

Dates: 1914-2001

Lynn Franklin Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MF081
Scope and Contents

A collection of 73 separate accessions containing interviews with Mainers on a wide range of topics relating to life and work in the state of Maine, conducted 1972-1983 by Lynn Franklin, a journalist who specialized in cultural stories, occupational lore, life histories, and human interest stories. Of special interest are Franklin's interviews relating to lobstering, woods work, guides and canoe building, boats and boat building, and rural education.

Dates: 1971-1983

Maine Guides Project/Nathan Lowrey

 Collection
Identifier: MF193
Scope and Contents

Collection deals with heritage, customs and oral traditions of the Northern Maine Guide.

Dates: 1984-1985

Charley Miller Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0348
Abstract

The collection contains the papers of Charley Miller of Bangor, Maine, an outdoorsman, Maine guide, fight conditioner, and outdoor cook. Included are photographs, celebrity endorsements, 16 mm films, and news articles documenting his work as a Maine guide, outdoorsman and outdoor cook.

Dates: 1931-1966

Wendell Shaw Collection on Walter Arnold

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1776
Scope and Contents This collection includes many letters written between Wendell Shaw and Walter Arnold (SpC MS 0023). Also included are a few newspaper clippings from the 1850s through the 1960s. There are some articles included written about Walter Arnold ranging from 1976 through 1981. Trapping and hunting books, military history pamphlets and animal magazines that belonged to Wendell Shaw and Walter Arnold are in the collection. Some of Walter Arnold's belongings including one of his books "Arnold's...
Dates: 1800-1981

Thomas “Archie” Stewart Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MF085
Scope and Contents

The Stewart family of Newburgh, New York, had a long association with the eastern Maine, area where they had a camp. Rob Golding of Perry, Maine, acted as their guide for many years in the first half of the twentieth century. This collection consists of a series of interviews with Golding, a renowned story teller, conducted by Archie Stewart; a manuscript history of the Stewart family; and video copies of Stewart family home movies.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1920-1980, 1991