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Maine African American Archive, 1800-2001, n.d. (bulk 1979-2001)



Catalog Number: M253


Box 1
Folder 1 African American art books in the Bowdoin College Library (1984 list)
2 "Anchor of the Soul" - material concerning, 1992-1994, n.d.
3-4 Articles (bulk 1973-1997, n.d.)
5 Articles re: Maine abolitionists, 1969, 1985
6 "Black Population of Maine 1764-1900," by Randolph Stakeman (photocopied typescript), submitted 1987 to the New England Journal of Black Studies
7 Census - Bangor, Maine, 1880, 1910 (includes Maureen Elgersman Lee's material)
8 Census - population data, 1764-1840, 1970-1982
9 "Civil Rights Activism in Maine, 1960 through 1971: An Historical Overview," by Charles Lumpkins (draft), 1993
10 "Colored School," Portland, Maine, 1833-1856 (typescript) no author, no date
11 Genealogy re: Freeman, Manuel and Mathews families in Maine (Shirley Davis' material, 1993)
12 Genealogy re: London Atus (Joseph Foss' material, 1979-1992)
13 Genealogy re: Robert Benjamin Lewis (Reginald Pitts' material)
14 Genealogy - various black families in Maine
15 International Review of African American Art, v.12 no.1 (photocopy) - contains images of John DeGrasse, Medical School of Maine, Class of 1849
16 Letters to or from Randolph Stakeman, 1987-1997
17 List - John Edward Godfrey Collection of anti-slavery material
18 Lists - handwritten re: population data
19 Lists - names of people
20 Lists - other
21 Lists - "References to Blacks in The Brunswick Telegraph, 1867-1903
22 Miscellaneous material
23 Newspaper clippings re: African Americans in Maine (bulk 1980-2001)
24 Newspaper clippings re: African Americans in New England (bulk 1986-1991)
25 Newspaper clippings re: Bowdoin African American alumni
26 Notes on articles in Documentary History Scrapbooks by Professor Ernst C. Helmreich
27 Notes regarding material in Bowdoin College's Special Collections & Archives
28 Photographs - miscellaneous (bulk undated and unidentified)
29 Poem titled "Slavery," 1800 Nov 10
30 Publications - miscellaneous, 1970s
31 Research re: slaves and their owners, from Richard Judd, ca. 1987
32 Sheet music - notes concerning
Oversize Box 1A Sheet music - "St. Patrick's Day is a Bad Day for Coons," 1901 Sep 8

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