FINDING AIDS TO ARCHIVAL COLLECTIONS

Click on a selection below to open/download a PDF document showing the inventories of either newspapers, a particular boxed collection, or a map/folio case. As applicable, each PDF is electronically bookmarked to reflect a document’s original table of contents (e.g. physical description, biographical resumes, references resources, subject tracings, etc.)

Newspapers

Inventory of Newspapers in Boxed Collections (PDF, 160K)

Compilations of Serialized, Historical Articles on the Kennebunks

Inventory of “Cameos” by Joyce Butler (PDF, 23K)

Inventory of “Chapters in Local History” by Joyce Butler (PDF, 35K)

Inventory of “Chronicles of the Kennebunks” by Joyce Butler (PDF, 40K)

Inventory of “Paging through History” by Kathy Ostrander (PDF, 36K)

Inventory of “Old News” by Sharon Cummins (PDF, 31K)

Top Inventories of Boxed Collections (listed alphabetically)  

Agreeable Situations Collection (PDF, 28K)

Inventory of the 1976 Architectural Survey of the Kennebunks (PDF, 248K)

Inventory of the Alfred Court House (PDF, 29K)

Arlington Hotel Collection (PDF, 29k)

Arundel Casino Collection (PDF, 424K)

Arundel/Wells Collection (PDF, 31K)

Thomas Badger Collection (PDF, 31K)

Barque Horace Collection (PDF, 24K)

Betrand and Bessie Barrett Collection (PDF, 26K)

Edith C. Barry Collection (PDF, 80K)

Barry Family Collection (PDF, 927K)

Bartlett Collection (PDF, 712K)

Bass Rock Hotel Collection (PDF, 32K)

Robert Beardsley Collection (PDF, 390K)

Boston & Maine Railroad, Kennebunk Beach Collection (PDF, 26K)

Bourne Family Collection (PDF, 55K)

Bourne-Kingsbury-Lord Collection (PDF, 31K)

Ned Bourne – Hartley Lord Collection (PDF, 414)

Oliver Bourne Collection (PDF, 42K)

Oliver Bourne Miscellaneous Collection (PDF, 25K)

Bradbury Family Collection (PDF, 27K)

John Brewster Jr. Collection (PDF, 31K)

Burbank Family Collection (PDF, 26K)

George H. W. Bush Collection (PDF, 49K)

Butler Collection (PDF, 23K)

G. Robert Butler Collection (PDF, 23K)re: Ramanscho Land Trust G.

Robert Butler Collection (PDF, 23K) – re: Korean War

Stephanie Butler Collection (PDF, 23K)

Cape Arundel Historic District Collection (PDF, 16K)

Chamberlin’s Automobile Service, Inc. Collection (PDF, 24K)

Dorothy Emery Christopher Collection (PDF, 86K)

Citizens’ Municipal Association of Biddeford Collection (PDF, 23K)

Coleman-Deering Families Collection (PDF, 531K)

Cousens Family Collection (PDF, 198K)

Ruth Crosby Collection (PDF, 23K)

Captain Ralph Curtis Collection (PDF, 23K)

Customs, District of Kennebunk Collection (PDF, 22K)

John Downing Collection (PDF, 24KB)

Daniel W. Dudley Collection (PDF, 717K

Dummer Family Collection (PDF, 65K)

Theodore and Katherine Dwight Collection (PDF, 37K)

Eberly 1947 Fires Collection (PDF, 26K)

Marjorie Mosser Ellis Collection (PDF, 200K)

Reverend John D. Emerson Collection (PDF, 23K)

B. F. Emery Collection (PDF, 24K)

Captain James Fairfield Collection (PDF, 34K)

Reverend John Fairfield Collection (PDF, 23K)

Fales Collection of Tuck Materials (PDF, 34K)

Female Tract Society of the South Church and the Female Mission Societies (Kennebunkport) Collection (PDF, 32K)

First Parish Church Collection (PDF, 23K)

First Parish Church (Kennebunk) Collection continued (PDF, 24K)

First Universalist Society in Wells Collection (PDF, 23K)

Fisher Family Collection (PDF, 23K)

George A. Gilpatric Collection (PDF, 180K)

Janet Chatman Goedecke Collection (PDF, 132K)

Stephen L. and George L. Goodale (Saco) Collection (PDF, 24K)

Joseph Goodwin Collection (PDF, 24K)

Captain William Gould Collection (PDF, 23K)

Abbott Fuller Graves Collection (PDF, 213K)

George Harmon Collection (PDF, 23K)

Colonel Frederick Harris Collection (PDF, 23K)

Kenneth H. Grant Family Collection (PDF, 24K)

Hickey-Rouleau Collection (PDF, 24K)

William Hobbs (North Berwick) Collection (PDF, 23K)

Hope Cemetery Collection (PDF, 191K)

William Huff Collection (PDF, 26K)

Hurd-Finlayson-Lord Collection (PDF, 30K)

Hussey Family Collection (PDF, 23K)

Independent Order of Good Templars Collection (PDF, 22K)

International Order of Good Templars Miscellaneous Collection (PDF, 23K)

Indian Sailboats (Kennebunk River Club and Arundel Yacht Club) Collection (PDF, 24K)

Jefferds Family Collection (PDF, 23K)

Rodney Jones Collection (PDF, 23K)

Kenneth Joy Collection (PDF, 24K)

Abiel Kelley and Alexander Warren Collection (PDF, 23K)

Mary Carpenter Kelley Collection (PDF, 25K)

Kennebunk Beach Exhibit (Quiet, Well Kept, for Sensible People) Collection (PDF, 32K)

Kennebunk Fire Department Collection (PDF, 37K)

Kennebunk Fire Society Collection (PDF, 27K)

Kennebunk Fire Society Miscellaneous Collection (PDF, 27K)

Kennebunk High School Class of 1917 Collection (PDF, 23K)

Kennebunk-Kennebunkport Chamber of Commerce Collection (PDF, 29K)

Kennebunk Ministerial Association Collection (PDF, 27K)

Kennebunk Public Health Association Collection (PDF, 37K)

Kennebunk River Club Collection (PDF, 33K)

Kennebunk Rotary Club Collection (PDF, 23K)

Kennebunkport Granite and Railroad Company Collection (PDF, 24K)

Kennebunkport Tercentenary Celebration Collection (PDF, 23K)

Kippax Collection (PDF, 67K)

Journals of Reverend Daniel Little Collection (PDF, 24K)

Account Book of David Little Collection (PDF, 23K)

Frank Littlefield Collection (PDF, 26K)

Captain Clement Lord Collection (PDF, 23K)

George C. Lord Collection (PDF, 31K)

Hartley Lord Collection (PDF, 414K)

Lucinda Lord (Story by Susan Stahlberg) Collection (PDF, 23K)

Lucinda Lord Miscellaneous Collection (PDF, 23K)

Captain Nathaniel Lord Mansion Collection (PDF, 23K)

Robert W. Lord Collection (PDF, 37K)

Bill Lupien Collection (PDF, 38K)

Ardelle Maling Collection (PDF, 29K)

Mitchell Family Collection (PDF, 28K)

Albion Moody Glass Plate Negatives Collection (PDF, 45K)

Silas Moody Collection (PDF, 27K)

Reverend Silas Moody Miscellaneous Collection (PDF, 23K)

Charles Morgan Collection (PDF, 37K)

Louis D. Norton Collection (PDF, 32k)

Captain S. W. Norton, Barque Asphodel Collection (PDF, 22k)

Nye Family (Saco) Collection (PDF, 22k)

Parsons Collection (PDF, 29k)

Perkins Family Collection (PDF, 34k)

Perkins-Wentworth Collection (PDF, 34k)

Charles C. Perkins Collection (PDF, 26k)

Captain Jott S. Perkins Collection (PDF, 31k)

Captain Jott S. Perkins Miscellaneous Collection (PDF, 23k)

Pinkham Family Collection (PDF, 22k)

James K. Remich Collection (PDF, 49k)

Ernest Ricker Collection (PDF, 23k)

Kenneth Roberts Collection (PDF, 39k)

Kenneth Robert Centennial Commission Collection (PDF, 752k)

Rogers Family Collection (PDF, 23k)

William A. Rogers Collection (PDF, 2.4mb)

Roger Rydin Collection (PDF, 26k)

Salus Lodge, Independent Order of Good Templars, Kennebunk Collection (PDF, 48k)

Schubert Club Collection (PDF, 26k)

Daniel Sewall Collection (PDF, 23k)

Ships Mogul and Ocean King Collection (PDF, 30k)

Hannah B. Skeele Collection (PDF, 31k)

Smith Collection (PDF, 27k)

Summer Street, Denys Peter Myers Article Collection (PDF, 24k)

William Symonds Collection (PDF, 25k)

Tarbox Family Collection (PDF, 67k)

Booth Tarkington Collection (PDF, 44k)

Booth Tarkington Collection continuation (PDF, 26k)

Booth Tarkington Miscellaneous Collection (PDF, 24k)

Captain and Mrs. John (Elise) Thayer Collection (PDF, 23k)

Thompson Family Collection (PDF, 61k)

Captain Charles Thompson Collection (PDF, 59k)

Melville C. Thompson Collection (PDF, 23k)

James Titcomb Collection, 1812-1842 (PDF, 37k)

James Titcomb Collection, 1798-1844 (PDF, 35k)

James Titcomb Miscellaneous Collection, 1813-1851 (PDF, 23k)

Tom’s of Maine Collection (PDF, 24k)

Town of Kennebunk Collection (PDF, 22k)

Jedidiah Towne Collection (PDF, 26k)

Trading Stamps Collection (PDF, 22k)

Mary A. Varney Collection (PDF, 132k)

Wallingford Collection (PDF, 27k)

Charles Ward Collection (PDF, 28k)

Ward Shipbuilding Company (Kennebunk) Collection (PDF, 23k)

Mildred M. Waterhouse Collection (PDF, 32k)

Webhannet Women’s Club Collection (PDF, 26k) – 2006 addition

Webster Post No. 9 – Kennebunk Grand Army of the Republic Collection (PDF, 44k)

Wentworth Family Collection (PDF, 25k)

Owen Wentworth Family Collection (PDF, 36k)

Wentworth Hotel (Kennebunk Beach) Collection (PDF, 32k)

Wentworth House Collection (PDF, 29k)

Zion’s Hill History Collection (PDF, 23k)

Miscellaneous Box #1 (PDF, 66k)

Miscellaneous Box #2 (PDF, 62k)

Miscellaneous Box #3 (PDF, 39k)

Miscellaneous Box #4 (PDF, 38k)

Miscellaneous Box #5 (PDF, 43k)

Miscellaneous Box #6 (PDF, 47k)

Miscellaneous Box #7 (PDF, 31k)

Miscellaneous Box #8 (PDF, 31k)

Miscellaneous Box #9 (PDF, 21k)

Miscellaneous Box #10 (PDF, 33k)

Miscellaneous Box #11 (PDF, 51k)

Miscellaneous Box #12 (PDF, 31k)

Miscellaneous Box #13 (PDF, 31k)

Miscellaneous Box #14 (PDF, 41k)

Miscellaneous Box #15 (PDF, 33k)

Miscellaneous Box #16 (PDF, 38k)

Miscellaneous Box #17 (PDF, 25k)

Miscellaneous Box #18 (PDF, 32k)

Miscellaneous Box #19 (PDF, 36k)

Miscellaneous Box #20 (PDF, 28k)

Top Inventories of Map / Folio Cases

Metal Case #1 (PDF, 42k)

Metal Case #2 (PDF, 71k)