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Dorothy Wright Simes papers

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Identifier: 0037
Collection Scope and Content The papers of Dorothy Wright Simes are contained in 30 diaries and 5 folders of family information. The diaries start in 1937 and finish in 1970. Some of the diaries are very complete with notations on fifty, sixty or even seventy percent of the days; but a few are minimal. Her most consistent years are the late 1940s through the 1960s. The diaries are a rare look into the private life of a wealthy Maine woman as they chronicle her marriage, children, son-in-laws and grandchildren, along with...
Dates: 1906-1970; Majority of material found within 1937-1955

Dr. Anne E. Perkins collection

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Identifier: 0270
Collection Scope and Content This collection includes the correspondence between Dr. Anne E. Perkins and Ralph C. Bean. Some clippings are also included, as well as letters to Dr. Perkins from persons other than Mr. Bean.
Dates: 1930-1954

Thelma Dunning, D.O. collection

 Collection — Box: Single folder collections
Identifier: 0021
Scope and Contents Includes materials collected by Clare Dunning D.O. and includes Massachusetts College of Osteopathy Catalogue 1927-28, Massachusetts Osteopathic Hospital brochure, 1937 and various newspaper clippings.
Dates: undated, 1927-1937

Edith A. Sawyer collection

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Identifier: 0330
Collection Scope and Content Includes foreword by Harriett Prescott Spofford, envelope, photographs, engraving and article.
Dates: 1852-1956

Edith Chase Weren collection

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Identifier: 0397
Collection Scope and Content This collection includes an obituary, a transcription of the funeral service held at the First Congregational Church in Blue Hill, Maine, and a tribute to Weren in the Westbrook College publication The Mirror.
Dates: 1968-1973

Edith Gough Row collection

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Identifier: 0298
Collection Scope and Content Includes published poetry, correspondence, and "Memoir of my grandmother, Edith Row" by Robin St. John Conover.
Dates: 1936-1989

Edith Leverett Dalton collection

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Identifier: 0092
Collection Scope and Content This collection includes handwritten manuscripts for two prose stories, "Country Life" and "The Blue Dress." The first page of "Country Life" is signed Sarah Hamilton.
Dates: circa 1897

Edith Patch collection

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Identifier: 0272
Collection Scope and Content Includes articles, poems in greeting cards, and publicity.
Dates: 1913-1997

Edna St. Vincent Millay collection

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Identifier: 0232
Collection Scope and Content The collection consists of photocopies of the poet's early work, copies of biographic sketches, including one by Ramona Barth, and correspondence with her mother and sisters. Also included are a few photographs of a school-aged Millay, an example of her signature, and two volumes of Tamarack, a journal edited by her sister, Norma Millay, in the 1980s. Samples of commemorative ephemera in celebration of her Maine birthright and longtime ownership and residency of Ragged Island in Maine's Casco...
Dates: 1900-1992

Education collection

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Identifier: 0116
Collection Scope and Content Includes correspondence, commencement booklet, "List of Guests", Misses Symonds' School Catalogue.
Dates: 1840-1979

Eleanor Mayo manuscript

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Identifier: 0433
Collection Scope and Content This collection contains one unpublished manuscript by Mayo, entitled The Pleasure Dome.
Dates: undated

Eleanor Noyes Johnson papers

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Identifier: 0424
Collection Scope and Content This collection contains hand-written drafts and typescripts of Johnson's young adult novel, King Alfred II, as well as Armitage Hall. Also included is literary correspondence from 1957-1962, some publicity material, book reviews, and published short articles and stories.
Dates: 1932-1993

Elisabeth May Ogilvie papers

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Identifier: 0264
Collection Scope and Content The collection includes biographical information, manuscript material, interviews, reviews, newsletters, photographs, correspondence, notes, and research materials. Ogilvie's manuscripts are typewritten, many with her own notations and corrections. Her notes are wide-ranging, and include ideas for stories, character development, historical background, and more. Her research materials include books and newspaper/periodical articles, and serve as a supplement to her notes. Also included is a...
Dates: 1933-2006, undated

Elizabeth Akers Allen papers

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Identifier: 0007
Collection Scope and Content This collection is composed primarily of letters from Elizabeth Akers Allen to her friend Gilbert Tracy, written between 1902-1911. The bulk of the letters were written in 1902, and discuss her work, finances, and other personal matters. Also included are several letters to Tracy from Akers Allen's daughters, Grace Cook and Florence Percy McIntyre. Some literary correspondence between Akers Allen and several publishers is included, as well as a manuscript copy of Sea Birds, under her pseudonym...
Dates: 1866-1911

Elizabeth De Wolfe collection

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Identifier: 0093
Collection Scope and Content Includes research for a book and a lecture invitation.
Dates: 1997, 2009

Elizabeth Ellis Hoyt collection

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Identifier: 0166
Collection Scope and Content This collection includes 7 boxes of shells. A note included in the collection reads: "COLLECTION OF SEA SHELLS FROM ALL PARTS OF THE WORLD"
Dates: 1973

Elizabeth Foster collection

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Identifier: 0129
Collection Scope and Content This collection consists predominantly of typescripts of the author's published and unpublished novels, novelettes, short stories, and pages from works. It is possible Foster intended to expand upon them at a later time. A few of the works exist in various editions and some typescripts include synopses and a listing of the publications to which the pieces were submitted. There is information that indicates some of Foster's agents submitted their copies of her works to this collection. The...
Dates: 1942-1994

Elizabeth J. Moore collection

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Identifier: 0230
Collection Scope and Content This collection includes correspondence with MWWC, bio info, reviews, and published work in periodicals.
Dates: 1991-1993

Elizabeth Jane Coatsworth papers

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Identifier: 0060
Collection Scope and Content This collection includes manuscripts, diaries and notebooks, personal and professional correspondence and memorabilia, appointment books, scrapbooks, and other papers from Coatsworth's life. It is possible that Coatsworth used the scrapbooks she constructed of clipped images from magazines and other sources as inspiration for her own work. The scrapbooks also contain personal mementos from her family such as a short poem from her husband, Henry Beston, signed the Chimney Farm Farmer, a child’s...
Dates: 1854-1986

Elizabeth Lester Poole collection

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Identifier: 0286
Collection Scope and Content This collection includes Poole's CV; correspondence; published photography and writings; published photos and articles; and materials related to her work at Stanley Museum, including posters, brochures, slides, Stanley family interviews, and clippings. MWWC holds copies of a book about Chansonetta Stanley Emmons signed by members of the Stanley family, Lizzy Poole, and author Marius B. Peladeau, and the periodical Fish Rapper Digest (later called Radical Journey).
Dates: 1947-2006

Elizabeth Miles collection

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Identifier: 0439
Collection Scope and Content This collection consists of one article by Miles for the Portland Phoenix.
Dates: 2011

Elizabeth Oakes Smith collection

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Identifier: 0331
Collection Scope and Content The collection contains original copies of Smith's first stories "The Western Captive," "The Christian Sisters," and "Gems and Reptiles," published in 1842 and poems published in an 1852 edition of Graham's Magazine. Biographical information is available in photocopied newspaper articles and a web site printout. Also in the collection are two photographic reprints of Smith, one as a young woman and also in her later years. Among the material is a piece of correspondence dated 1866, to a Maine...
Dates: 1842-2007

Elizabeth Payson Prentiss collection

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Identifier: 0274
Collection Scope and Content Includes portrait and essay.
Dates: 1983

Elizabeth Ring collection

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Identifier: 0299
Collection Scope and Content Includes articles, reviews, teaching guides, and a copy of "Maine Bibliography: A Bibliographical Guide, 1973"
Dates: 1972-1997

Elizabeth Willard collection

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Identifier: 0399
Collection Scope and Content This collection includes correspondence from Elizabeth Willard to her family while at camp and while attending Wheaton College. There is also a selection of letters written to Elizabeth from family and friends. Also included is a photograph of the girls at Camp Bendito, and composition books kept by Elizabeth and her sister Frances.
Dates: 1925-1929

Ellen Hamlin Butler collection

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Identifier: 0024
Collection Scope and Content This collection includes a scrapbook.
Dates: 1911

Ellen James collection

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Identifier: 0190
Collection Scope and Content This collection includes correspondence, family history materials, poems and drafts, autobiographical essays, spiritualist communications, photographs, a Monhegan Island scrapbook, and a commonplace book. Also included is a three inch bronze bust of Ellen James.
Dates: 1904-1977

Emma B. Dunham collection

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Identifier: 0090
Collection Scope and Content Includes a christmas carol written by Emma Dunham.
Dates: 1877

Emma Eames collection

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Identifier: 0118
Collection Scope and Content This collection includes an article about Eames and her Italian home from The Delineator, Dec. 1903.
Dates: 1903

Ephemera collection

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Identifier: 0126
Collection Scope and Content The collection contains two sets of "Queens of Literature" playing cards, several postcards, a broadside poem, a clipping, a bookmark, a pin with a photo of May Sarton, and a manuscript poem.
Dates: 1884-circa 1913, undated