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The collection comprises correspondence, scrapbooks, printed materials, photographs, and clippings by and about Alfred Eliab Buck, a Civil War soldier, politician, businessman, and diplomatic Minister to Japan, born in Foxcroft, Maine.
This collection includes Correspondence,Minutes, Branch Newsletters, Programs and Clippings. The bulk of the collection consists of Reports, Program Books, and Lectures/Workshops. The collection also contains 5 books of clippings about AAUW Events.
Materials by or about Butler.
This collection contains correspondence, manuscripts, photographs, and other materials relating to the life and work of Booth Tarkington, a writer from Indiana who was well known for his novels of life in the midwest, and who later lived in Kennebunkport, Maine.
Celia Laighton Thaxter, 1835-1894, was an American poet and prose writer. The collection contains Thaxter's letters, poems, prose fragments, an unfinished novel, scrapbooks, and first appearances in print.
This collection contains correspondence, personal documents, manuscripts, artifacts, and clippings on Charles Henry Smith, Colby class of 1856, Colonel of the 1st Maine Cavalry during the Civil War, who was active in campaigns in Virginia and at Gettysburg. He served in the Army until his retirement in 1891, and was also a lawyer and a Maine State Senator (1866).
This collection includes correspondence, manuscripts, and first publications of Maine writer, Elizabeth Akers Allen. The bulk of the collection consists of manuscripts and published writings written by Allen between 1846 and 1906. The collection also contains correspondence, an Autograph book, clippings, and a few photographic prints.
The collection, dated 1845-2002, contains materials from Esther Wood and her parents, John Friend Wood and Lizzie Maddocks Wood. Included are:
Diaries containing daily entries, lists, cash accounts Letters between John and Lizzie Wood, family and general correspondences Scrapbooks with clippings of Esther Wood articles, cards, letters, photographs Esther’s personal mail, newspaper clippings, Alumni relations materials, death notices
The collection contains letters, documents, and photographs of Merriam and his family, especially the post-Civil War period.
The collection contains clippings, correspondence, two diaries, published and unpublished manuscripts, a memorial exhibit document, two portrait paintings (William Dean Howells, Edwin Arlington Robinson) and photograph items.
The collection contains materials by and about Louise Helen Coburn, including correspondence regarding the coeducation debate at Colby College, and original poetry written by Coburn.
The Low Collection contains various materials gathered about Mary Low Carver, the first woman to graduate from Colby College in 1875. Low was active in protesting the formation of a separate women's division at Colby in the 1890's.
This collection includes correspondence (primarily written between 1879-1908) and manuscripts by 19th-century Maine writer Sarah Orne Jewett.
The collection contains correspondence and other materials that document Aldrich's life and work, primarily dating from the 1870s to the early 1900s.
The collection comprises letters, scrapbooks, and manuscript items by Waldo Peirce, an American painter, bohemian, and expatriate born in Bangor, Maine.
- Subject: Newspaper clippings X
- Colby College Archives 9
- Colby College Special Collections 8
- Photographs 14
- Colby College -- Alumni and alumnae 8
- Colby College. College Archives 7
- Manuscripts 7
- Poetry 6
- Maine 5
- Military and War 5
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. 5
- Colby College 4
- Colby College -- History -- 19th Century -- Correspondence 4
- Letters 4
- Education 3
- Education of women -- History 3
- Government, Politics, Law 3
- Waterville (Me.) 3
- American Literature -- Women Authors 2
- American poetry -- 19th century 2
- Coeducation 2
- Diaries 2 + ∧ less
- Howells, William Dean, 1837-1920 3
- Johnson, Robert Underwood, 1853-1937 3
- Alden, Henry Mills, 1836-1919 2
- Aldrich, Thomas Bailey, 1836-1907 2
- Allen, Elizabeth Akers, 1832-1911 2
- Carver, Mary Low, 1850-1926 2
- Cary, Richard, 1909-1990 2
- Chamberlain, Joshua Lawrence, 1828-1914 2
- Coburn, Louise Helen, 1856-1949 2
- Dyer, Richard Nye, 1918-1993 2
- Gilder, Richard Watson, 1844-1909 2
- Hagedorn, Hermann, 1882-1964 2
- Hale, Eugene, 1836-1918 2
- Holmes, Oliver Wendell, 1809-1894 2
- Hughes, Thomas, 1822-1896 2
- Jewett, Sarah Orne, 1849-1909 2
- Lowell, James Russell, 1819-1891 2
- Marriner, Ernest Cummings, 1891-1983 2
- Ord, Edward Otho Cresap, 1818-1883 2
- Parmenter, Hattie M. , fl. 1900 2 + ∧ less
Special Collections & Archives (SC&A), located in Miller Library, is the college’s repository for historically and culturally -significant materials, including the college archives. Our fabulous materials range in date from the 12th to the 21st centuries and represent a wide range of formats. We fully support Colby’s academic program and innovative pedagogies through aspirational collection development, faculty and student engagement, teaching and exhibition.