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Kenneth C.M. Sills Collection 1814-1978, n.d.


Correspondence, 1816 - 1954 [Nov]

Catalog Number: M166.1.1


                Box      1         
                 Folder       1    1816 Oct 8 - 1822 Sept 9
                              2    1874 Mar 11 - 1889 Dec 3
                              3    1890 Jan 12 - 1896 July 13
                              4    1896 July 24 - 1897 Nov 22
                              5    1898 Jan 12 - Dec 24
                              6    1899 Jan 18 - Dec 22
                              7    1900 Feb 10 - Dec 23
                              8    1901 Feb 2 - Dec 5
                              9    1902 Jan 25 - 1903 Dec 16
                             10    1904 Jan 9 - Dec 27
                             11    1905 Jan 7 - Dec 30
                             12    1906 Jan 3 - Dec 2
                             13    1907 Jan 1 - Dec 29
                             14    1908 Jan 2 - Dec 2
                             15    1909 Jan 26 - Dec 26
                             16    1910 Jan 5 - Feb 28
                             17    1910 Mar 1 - Dec 27
                             18    1911 Jan 4 - June 15
                             19    1911 July 10 - Dec 28
                             20    1912 Jan 12 - Mar 13
                             21    1912 Apr 1 - Aug 18
                             22    1912 Aug 28 - Sept 3
                             23    1912 Sept 5 - 23
                             24    1912 Oct 9 - 1913 Apr 16
                             25    1913 May 12 - June 27
                             26    1913 July 31 - Dec 31
                             27    1914 Jan 3 - Dec 27
                             28    1915 Jan 14 - July 4
                             29    1915 July 6 - Dec 24
                             30    1916 Jan 7 - Mar 16
                             31    1916 Mar 24 - July 14
                             32    1916 July 19 - Oct 13
                             33    1916 Nov 2 - Dec 3
                             34    1916 Dec 5 -- Woodrow Wilson to KCMS, TLS
                             35    1916 Dec 5-17
                             36    1916 Dec 23 - 1917 Jan 15
                             37    1917 Jan 22 -- Kate Douglas Wiggin to      
                                    Edith Koon, ALS
                             38    1917 Jan 29
                             39    1917 Jan 30 -- Woodrow Wilson to KCMS,     
                                    TLS
                             40    1917 Jan 30 - Feb 7
                             41    1917 Feb 10 - Mar 27
                             42    1917 Mar 29 - June 3
                             43    1917 June 11 - Aug 9
                             44    1917 Aug 13 - Sept 29
                             45    1917 Oct 1 - 30
                             46    1917 Nov 5 - Dec 26
                             47    1918 Jan 3 - Feb 8
                             48    1918 Feb 9 - 26
                             49    1918 Mar 2 - Apr 8
                             50    1918 Apr 8 -- Franklin Delano Roosevelt    
                                    to KCMS, TLS
                             51    1918 Apr 12 - 18
                             52    1918 Apr 21 -- William Howard Taft to      
                                    KCMS, TLS
                             53    1918 Apr 22 - May 13
                             54    1918 May 14 - 15
                             55    1918 May 16
                             56    1918 May 17
                             57    1918 May 18
                Box      2         
                 Folder       1    1918 May 19 - 20
                              2    1918 May 21 - 22
                              3    1918 May 22 -- Woodrow Wilson to KCMS,     
                                    TLS
                              4    1918 May 23 - 25
                              5    1918 May 26 - 27
                              6    1918 May 28 - 29
                              7    1918 May 30 - 31
                              8    1918 May n.d.
                              9    1918 June 1 - 3
                             10    1918 June 4 - 5
                             11    1918 June 6 - 7
                             12    1918 June 8 - 9
                             13    1918 June 10 - 12
                             14    1918 June 13 - 17
                             15    1918 June 18 - 20
                             16    1918 June 21 - 25
                             17    1918 June 26 - 30, n.d.
                             18    1918 July 1 - 23
                             19    1918 July 26 -- Theodore Roosevelt to      
                                    KCMS, TLS
                             20    1918 July 31 - August 31
                             21    1918 Sept 1
                             22    1918 Sept 2 - 3
                             23    1918 Sept 4 - 7
                             24    1918 Sept 8 - 10
                             25    1918 Sept 11 - 12
                             26    1918 Sept 12 -- Kate Douglas Riggs         
                                    [Wiggin] to KCMS, ALS
                             27    1918 Sept 13 - 21
                             28    1918 Sept 22 - 29
                             29    1918 Oct 1 - 9
                             30    1918 Oct 10 - 17
                             31    1918 Oct 19 - 27
                             32    1918 Oct 29 - 31
                             33    1918 Nov 3 - 11
                             34    1918 Nov 12 - 18
                             35    1918 Nov 19 - 29
                             36    1918 Dec 2 - 20
                             37    1918 Dec 21 - 31
                             38    1918 n.d.
                             39    1919 Jan 5 - 31
                             40    1919 Feb 3 - Mar 31
                             41    1919 Apr 9 - 29
                             42    1919 May 1 - 28
                             43    1919 June 8 - 30
                             44    1919 July 1 - 30
                             45    1919 Aug 3 - 17
                             46    1919 Aug 19 - 31
                             47    1919 Sept 1 - 23
                             48    1919 Sept 25 -- William H. Taft to KCMS,   
                                    TLS
                             49    1919 Sept 26 - 30
                             50    1919 Oct 7 - 15
                             51    1919 Oct 16 - Nov 29
                             52    1919 Dec 1 - 31
                             53    1920 Jan 1 - 6
                             54    1920 Jan 12 -- William H. Taft to Edith    
                                    Sills, ALS
                             55    1920 Jan 13 - 23
                             56    1920 Jan 25 -- Kate Douglas Riggs          
                                    [Wiggin] to Edith Sills, ALS
                             57    1920 Jan 25 - Mar 17
                             58    1920 Apr 1 -- Calvin Coolidge to KCMS,     
                                    TLS
                             59    1920 Apr 6 - 26
                             60    1920 May 5 - June 27
                             61    1920 June 28 - July 20
                             62    1920 July 22 - Oct 18
                             63    1920 Oct 24 -- Franklin Delano Roosevelt   
                                    to KCMS, TLS
                             64    1920 Oct 24 - Dec 28
                             65    1921 Jan 4 - Feb 10
                             66    1921 Feb 26 -- Kate Douglas Riggs          
                                    [Wiggin] to Edith Sills, ALS
                             67    1921 Mar 5 - Apr 22
                             68    1921 May 2 - 28
                             69    1921 June 6 - 28
                             70    1921 July 6 - Aug 29
                             71    1921 Sept 3 - Oct 1
                             72    1921 Oct 5 - 31
                             73    1921 Nov 2 - Dec 31
                             74    1922 Jan 1 - 11
                             75    1922 Jan 12 - 20
                             76    1922 Jan 21 - Apr 12
                             77    1922 Apr 15 -- Calvin Coolidge to KCMS,    
                                    TLS
                             78    1922 Apr 18 - May 26
                             79    1922 May 27 + June 3 -- Kate Douglas       
                                    Riggs [Wiggin] to Edith Sills, ALS
                             80    1922 June 18 - Oct 6
                             81    1922 Oct 7 - Nov 19
                             82    1922 Dec 1 - 11
                             83    1922 Dec 12 - 29
                Box      3         
                              1    1923 Jan 6 - Feb 9
                              2    1923 Feb 10 - 28
                              3    1923 Mar 1 -- Warren G. Harding to KCMS,   
                                    TLS
                              4    1923 Mar 1 - 31
                              5    1923 Apr 2 - May 21
                              6    1923 June 1 - 20
                              7    1923 June 21 - July 23
                              8    1923 Aug 3 - Oct 12
                              9    1923 Oct 16 -- Calvin Coolidge to KCMS,    
                                    TLS
                             10    1923 Oct 18 - Dec 6
                             11    1923 Dec 7 - 31
                             12    1924 Jan 2 - Feb 19
                             13    1924 Feb 20 - Apr 10
                             14    1924 Apr 11 - May 2
                             15    1924 May 4 - May 27
                             16    1924 May 28 - June 21
                             17    1924 June 22 - July 2
                             18    1924 July 8 - Aug 3
                             19    1924 Aug 11 - Sept 27
                             20    1924 Sept 30 - Dec 25
                             21    1925 Jan 1 - Feb 6
                             22    1925 Feb 7 -- Herbert Hoover to KCMS, TLS
                             23    1925 Feb 7 - Mar 31
                             24    1925 Apr 4 - May 12
                             25    1925 May 13 - July 28
                             26    1925 Aug 2 - 22
                             27    1925 Aug 24 - Sept 1
                             28    1925 Sept 3 - Oct 31
                             29    1925 Nov 9 - Dec 25
                             30    1926 Jan 7 - Mar 13
                             31    1926 Mar 16 - May 27
                             32    1926 May 28 - Aug 13
                             33    1926 Aug 14 - Sept 12
                             34    1926 Sept 13 - Oct 27
                             35    1926 Nov 8 - Dec 23, n.d.
                             36    1927 Jan 10 - Feb 19
                             37    1927 Feb 20 - Apr 27
                             38    1927 May 3 - June 14
                             39    1927 June 15 - 29
                             40    1927 July 1 - Oct 29
                             41    1927 Nov 3 - Dec 30
                             42    1928 Jan 3 - 26
                             43    1928 Feb 2 - 24
                             44    1928 Feb 25 - Apr 7
                             45    1928 Apr 9 - May 13
                             46    1928 May 17 - June 6
                             47    1928 June 12 - July 16
                             48    1928 July 17 - Aug 15
                             49    1928 Aug 16 - Sept 28
                             50    1928 Oct 27 - Nov 28
                             51    1928 Dec 5 - 29, n.d.
                             52    1929 Jan 4 - Feb 28
                             53    1929 Mar 6 -- Calvin Coolidge to KCMS,     
                                    TLS
                             54    1929 Mar 7 - 23
                             55    1929 Mar 24 - Apr 20
                             56    1929 May 1 - June 7
                             57    1929 June 14 - 22
                             58    1929 June 23 - July 6
                             59    1929 July 8 - Aug 19
                             60    1929 Aug 20 - Oct 7
                             61    1929 Oct 10 - Nov 22
                             62    1929 Nov 25 - Dec 31, n.d.
                Box      4         
                 Folder       1    1930 Jan 2 - 31
                              2    1930 Feb 1 - Mar 4
                              3    1930 Mar 12 - Apr 15
                              4    1930 Apr 6 - June 9
                              5    1930 June 9 -- Robert Frost to KCMS, ALS
                              6    1930 June 18 - Aug 30
                              7    1930 Sept 6 - Oct 27
                              8    1930 Oct 29 - Nov 29
                              9    1930 Dec 3 -- Robert Frost to KCMS, ALS
                             10    1930 Dec 4 - 17
                             11    1930 Dec 17 -- Herbert Hoover to KCMS,     
                                    TLS
                             12    1930 Dec 28 - 31
                             13    1930 [Dec ?] -- Robert Frost to KCMS, ALS
                             14    1931 Jan 3 - 31
                             15    1931 Feb 6 - Mar 18
                             16    1931 Mar 23 - Apr 17
                             17    1931 Apr 20 - May 4
                             18    1931 May 5 - 23
                             19    1931 May 24 - June 10
                             20    1931 June 19 - Aug 16
                             21    1931 Aug 21 - Sept 18
                             22    1931 Sept 20 - Nov 4
                             23    1931 Nov 9 - Dec 11
                             24    1931 Dec 13 - 30
                             25    1932 Jan 1 - 29
                             26    1932 Jan 30 - Feb 15
                             27    1932 Feb 15 -- Franklin Delano Roosevelt   
                                    to KCMS, TLS
                             28    1932 Feb 17 - Mar 8
                             29    1932 Mar 10 - Apr 21
                             30    1932 Apr 27 - May 10
                             31    1932 May 14 - 31
                             32    1932 June 1 - 11
                             33    1932 June 15 - July 13
                             34    1932 July 14 - Aug 25
                             35    1932 Aug 27 - Nov 3
                             36    1932 Nov 11 -- William Butler Yeats to     
                                    Edith Sills, TLS
                             37    1932 Nov 15 - Dec 30
                             38    1933 Jan 9 - Feb 17
                             39    1933 Feb 20 - Mar 20
                             40    1933 Mar 24 - May 24
                             41    1933 June 4 - 24
                             42    1933 June 25 - July 15
                             43    1933 July 17 - Aug 2
                             44    1933 Aug 17 -- Franklin Delano Roosevelt   
                                    to KCMS, TLS
                             45    1933 Sept 11 - Dec 6
                             46    1933 Dec 7 - 31, n.d.
                             47    1934 Jan 1 - 27
                             48    1934 Feb 1 - 4
                             49    1934 Feb 5 - Mar 11
                             50    1934 Mar 14 - May 3
                             51    1934 May 7 - 28
                             52    1934 May 28 - June 16
                             53    1934 June 22 - July 22
                             54    1934 July 24 - Aug 13
                             55    1934 Aug 15 - Sept 10
                             56    1934 Sept 18 -- Franklin Delano Roosevelt  
                                    to KCMS, TLS
                             57    1934 Sept 18 - Oct 13
                             58    1934 Oct 14 - 31
                             59    1934 Nov 11 - Dec 31
                             60    1935 Jan 4 - 20
                             61    1935 Jan 21 - 27
                             62    1935 Feb 4 - Mar 19
                             63    1935 Mar 20 - Apr 1
                             64    1935 Apr 2 - 31
                             65    1935 May 3 - 17
                             66    1935 May 21 -- Franklin Delano Roosevelt   
                                    to KCMS, TLS
                             67    1935 May 26 - June 15
                             68    1935 June 20 - Sept 20
                             69    1935 Oct 3 - Dec 25
                             70    1936 Jan 3 - Feb 5
                             71    1936 Feb 5 -- Franklin Delano Roosevelt    
                                    to KCMS, TLS
                             72    1936 Feb 7 - Mar 23
                             73    1936 Mar 27 - Apr 9
                             74    1936 Apr 10 - May 9
                             75    1936 May 10 - 30
                             76    1936 June 4 - 30
                             77    1936 July 1 - 14
                             78    1936 July 17 - 30
                             79    1936 Aug 3 - 18
                             80    1936 Aug 21 - Sept 23
                             81    1936 Sept 27 - Nov 23
                             82    1936 Nov 24 - Dec 29
                Box      5         
                 Folder       1    1937 Jan 3
                              2    1937 Jan 4 -- Franklin Delano Roosevelt    
                                    to KCMS, TLS
                              3    1937 Jan 7 - 27
                              4    1937 Feb 10 - Apr 30
                              5    1937 May 1 - June 21
                              6    1937 June 22 - July 12
                              7    1937 July 13 - Aug 5
                              8    1937 Aug 7 - 21
                              9    1937 Aug 23 - Sept 13
                             10    1937 Sept 16 - Oct 6
                             11    1937 Oct 7 - Nov 5
                             12    1937 Nov 16 - Dec 17
                             13    1937 Dec 18 - 30
                             14    1938 Jan 1 - 19
                             15    1938 Jan 20 - Apr 13
                             16    1938 Apr 21 - June 30
                             17    1938 July 5 - Sept 6
                             18    1938 Sept 14 - Oct 18
                             19    1938 Oct 27 - Nov 20
                             20    1938 Nov 21 - Dec 30
                             21    1938 Dec 28 -- Franklin Delano Roosevelt   
                                    to KCMS, TLS
                             22    1939 Jan 25 - Feb 13
                             23    1939 Feb 19 - Mar 14
                             24    1939 Mar 15 - 26
                             25    1939 Mar 27 - May 2
                             26    1939 May 6 - 30
                             27    1939 May 31 - Aug 27
                             28    1939 Sept 1 - Oct 30
                             29    1939 Nov 6 - Dec 29
                             30    1940 Jan 2 - Feb 29
                             31    1940 Mar 3 - Apr 30
                             32    1940 May 1 - June 11
                             33    1940 June 13 -- Franklin Delano Roosevelt  
                                    to KCMS, TLS
                             34    1940 June 16 - Aug 19
                             35    1940 Sept 3 - 29
                             36    1940 Oct 1 -- Carl Sandburg to KCMS, TLS
                             37    1940 Oct 2 - Nov 25
                             38    1940 Nov 28 -- Franklin Delano Roosevelt   
                                    to KCMS, TLS
                             39    1940 Nov 29 - Dec 31
                             40    1941 Jan 7 - Feb 21
                             41    1941 Mar 9 - May 5
                             42    1941 May 6 - July 16
                             43    1941 July 18 -- Franklin Delano Roosevelt  
                                    to KCMS, TLS
                             44    1941 July 29 - Oct 20
                             45    1941 Nov 3 - Dec 17, n.d.
                             46    1942 Jan 2 - Feb 3
                             47    1942 Feb 4 - May 18
                             48    1942 May 26 - Aug 6
                             49    1942 Aug 12 - Sept 12
                             50    1942 Oct 16 - Dec 25, n.d.
                             51    1942 Dec 2, 7, 17 -- Eleanor Roosevelt to  
                                    Edith Sills, TLS
                             52    1943 Jan 7 - 30
                             53    1943 Feb 1 - 27
                             54    1943 Mar 2 - 27
                             55    1943 Apr 1 - 30
                             56    1943 May 1 -- Eleanor Roosevelt to KCMS,   
                                    TLS
                             57    1943 May 1 - 28
                             58    1943 June 1 - July 31
                             59    1943 Aug 5 - 29
                             60    1943 Sept 5 - 14
                             61    1943 Sept 15 - 20
                             62    1943 Oct 6 - Nov 21
                             63    1943 Dec 1 - 24
                             64    1944 Jan 1 - 29
                             65    1944 Feb 1 - 29
                             66    1944 Mar 1 - Apr 7
                             67    1944 Apr 10 -- Franklin Delano Roosevelt   
                                    to KCMS re: Bowdoin sesquicentennial,     
                                   TLS
                             68    1944 Apr 10 - May 30
                             69    1944 June 1 - 14
                             70    1944 June 15 - 30
                             71    1944 July 5 - Aug 26
                             72    1944 Sept 1 - 30
                             73    1944 Oct 2 - 31
                             74    1944 Nov 1 - Dec 31
                             75    1945 Jan 4 - Apr 29
                             76    1945 May 1 - July 13
                             77    1945 July 14 -- Harry Truman to KCMS, TLS
                             78    1945 July 17 - Dec 23
                Box      6         
                              1    1946 Jan 4 - Nov 29
                              2    1947 Jan 20 - July 11
                              3    1947 Aug 4 - Dec 19
                              4    1948 Jan 5 - 8
                              5    1948 Jan 9 -- Harry Truman to KCMS, TLS
                              6    1948 Jan 14 - Mar 5
                              7    1948 Mar 6 - Apr 6
                              8    1948 Apr 8 - 27
                              9    1948 May 3 - 14
                             10    1948 May 15 - 21
                             11    1948 May 22 - June 16
                             12    1948 June 17 - July 10
                             13    1948 July 14 - Aug 21
                             14    1948 Aug 22 - Sept 29
                             15    1948 Oct 5 - Nov 2
                             16    1948 Nov 13 - Dec 31
                             17    1949 Jan 2 - 13
                             18    1949 Jan 18 - Feb 10
                             19    1949 Feb 14 - Apr 29
                             20    1949 May 2 - 20
                             21    1949 May 21 - Sept 24
                             22    1949 Sept 25 - Oct 5
                             23    1949 Oct 6 - Dec 25
                             24    1950 Jan 1 - Mar 23
                             25    1950 Apr 12 - 28
                             26    1950 Apr 30 - May 15
                             27    1950 May 19 - June 10
                             28    1950 June 11 - July 9
                             29    1950 July 15 - Aug 24
                             30    1950 Aug 29 - Oct 10
                             31    1950 Oct 15 - 29
                             32    1950 Oct 31 - Nov 13
                             33    1950 Nov 14 - Dec 6
                             34    1950 Dec 8 - 25
                             35    1951 Jan 2 - 9
                             36    1951 Jan 11 - 26
                             37    1951 Feb 3 - Mar 15
                             38    1951 Mar 22 - May 31
                             39    1951 June 1 - 30
                             40    1951 July 3 - 30
                             41    1951 Aug 12 - Oct 18
                             42    1951 Oct 19 - Nov 15
                             43    1951 Nov 17 - Dec 27
                             44    1952 Jan 2 - 10
                             45    1952 Jan 11 - 31
                             46    1952 Feb 1 - 29
                             47    1952 Mar 4 - Apr 7
                             48    1952 Apr 8 - 16
                             49    1952 Apr 17 - 30
                             50    1952 May 2 - 10
                             51    1952 May 12 - 22
                             52    1952 May 24 - 26
                             53    1952 June 2 - 5
                             54    1952 June 6 - 8
                             55    1952 June 9 - 10
                             56    1952 June 12 - 15
                             57    1952 June 16 - 24
                             58    1952 June 25 - 30
                             59    1952 July 1 - 7
                             60    1952 July 8 - 15
                             61    1952 July 16 - 24
                             62    1952 July 25 - 31
                             63    1952 Aug 1 - 14
                             64    1952 Aug 16 - 20
                             65    1952 Aug 21 - 28
                Box      7         
                              1    1952 Sept 1 - 15
                              2    1952 Sept 17 - 30
                              3    1952 Oct 1 - 8
                              4    1952 Oct 9 - Dec 31
                              5    1953 Jan 2 - 27
                              6    1953 Mar 2 - Apr 29
                              7    1953 May 2 - 28
                              8    1953 June 4 - July 14
                              9    1953 July 16 - Sept 28
                             10    1953 Oct 7 - Dec 8
                             11    1953 Dec 11 - 27
                             12    1954 Jan 1 - Feb 28
                             13    1954 Mar 1 - Sept 25
                             14    1954 Oct 4 - Nov 13
                             15    1954 Nov 15
      5 folder            16-20    1954 Nov 16
                             21    1954 Nov 16 [telegrams]
      6 folder            22-27    1954 [ca. Nov 16]
      7 folder            28-34    1954 Nov 17
      3 folder            35-37    1954 Nov 18
      3 folder            38-40    1954 [ca. Nov 18]
      2 folder            41-42    1954 Nov 19
      2 folder            43-44    1954 Nov 20
                             45    1954 Nov 21
                             46    1954 Nov 22
                             47    1954 Nov 23
                             48    1954 Nov 24
                             49    1954 Nov 25
                             50    1954 Nov 26
                             51    1954 Nov 27 - 28
                             52    1954 Nov 29
                             53    1954 Nov 30
                Box      8         
                              1    1954 Dec 1
                              2    1954 Dec 2 - 4
                              3    1954 Dec 5 - 6
                              4    1954 Dec 7 - 9
                              5    1954 Dec 10
                              6    1954 Dec 11 - 12
                              7    1954 Dec 13
                              8    1954 Dec 14 - 16
                              9    1954 Dec 17
                             10    1954 Dec 18 - 19
                             11    1954 Dec 20 - 22
                             12    1954 Dec 23 - 25
                             13    1954 Dec 26 - 31
                             14    1955 Jan 2 - 20
                             15    1955 Jan 21 - 31
                             16    1955 Feb 2 - 10
                             17    1955 Feb 11 - 28
                             18    1955 Mar 1 - 20
                             19    1955 Mar 21 - 31
                             20    1955 Apr 2 - 12
                             21    1955 Apr 16 - 30
                             22    1955 May 2 - 16
                             23    1955 May 17 - 31
                             24    1955 June 1 - 15
                             25    1955 June 16 - 29
                             26    1955 July 3 - 15
                             27    1955 July 16 - 31
                             28    1955 Aug 4 - 31
                             29    1955 Sept 1 - Oct 6
                             30    1955 Oct 9 - Nov 2
                             31    1955 Nov 7 - Dec 25
                             32    1956 Jan 10 - Feb 29
                             33    1956 Mar 1 - Apr 28
                             34    1956 May 6 - 31
                             35    1956 June 10 - Aug 31
                             36    1956 Sept 17 - Dec 19
                             37    1957 Jan 1 - Mar 30
                             38    1957 Mar 31 - June 18
                             39    1957 June 24 - Oct 8
                             40    1957 Oct 9 - Nov 27
                             41    1958 Jan 18 - Apr 20
                             42    1958 Apr 25 - May 26
                             43    1958 May 27 - Aug 13
                             44    1958 Aug 21 - Oct 9
                             45    1958 Oct 28 - Dec 27
                             46    1959 Jan 2 - Apr 30
                             47    1959 May 1 - July 1
                             48    1959 July 10 - Sept 25
                             49    1959 Oct 8 - Dec 31
                             50    1960 Jan 4 - July 26
                             51    1960 Aug 4 - Dec 31
                             52    1961 Jan 3 - Apr 24
                             53    1961 May 1 - Aug 20
                             54    1961 Aug 30 - Dec 27
                             55    1962 Jan 14 - Mar 8
                             56    1962 Mar 11 - Apr 17
                             57    1962 Apr 19 - May 28
                             58    1962 June 7 - Aug 20
                             59    1962 Aug 21 - Oct 6
                             60    1962 Oct 9 - Nov 17
                             61    1962 Nov 28 - Dec 31
                Box      9         
                              1    1963 Jan 2 - Feb 28
                              2    1963 Mar 1 - Apr 25
                              3    1963 May 1 - 31
                              4    1963 June 1 - 30
                              5    1963 July 1 - Sept 30
                              6    1963 Oct 9 - Dec 26
                              7    1964 Jan 4 - Feb 28
                              8    1964 Mar 2 - May 18
                              9    1964 May 20 - June 30
                             10    1964 July 1 - Sept 30
                             11    1964 Oct 1 - Dec 14
                             12    1965 Jan 3 - Feb 29
                             13    1965 Mar 12 - May 14
                             14    1965 May 17 - July 8
                             15    1965 July 11 - Sept 30
                             16    1965 Oct 3 - Dec 31
                             17    1966 Jan 9 - Apr 14
                             18    1966 Apr 20 - June 2
                             19    1966 June 3 - Aug 8
                             20    1966 Aug 10 - Dec 17
                             21    1967 Jan 4 - Apr 3
                             22    1967 Apr 6 - May 26
                             23    1967 June 5 - Aug 15
                             24    1967 Aug 17 - Dec 20
                             25    1968 Jan 4 - Apr 26
                             26    1968 May 4 - June 17
                             27    1968 June 18 - July 25
                             28    1968 Aug 1 - Oct 10
                             29    1968 Oct 11 - Dec 24
                             30    1968 Dec 3 - 30
                             31    1969 Jan 1 - 31
                             32    1969 Feb 4 - July 27
                             33    1969 Aug 1 - Sept 30
                             34    1969 Oct 20 - Dec 31
                             35    1970 Jan 3 - 15
                             36    1970 Jan 16 - Feb 28
                             37    1970 Mar 7 - Oct 30
                             38    1970 Nov 7 - Dec 31
                             39    1971 Jan 3 - Mar 29
                             40    1971 Apr 8 - Dec 25
                             41    1972 Jan 3 - Dec 25
                             42    1973 Jan 19 - Sept 16
                             43    1973 Sept 21 - Dec 25
                             44    1974 Feb 28 - June 12
                             45    1975 Sept 2 - Dec 31
                             46    1976 June 5 - Aug 18
                             47    Undated
  

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Correspondence: Greeting cards

Catalog Number: M166.1.2


                Box      10        Miscellaneous greeting cards.
                Box      11        
                 Folder     1-4    Greeting cards "from Bowdoin boys during   
                                    World War II."
  

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Correspondence: Invitations, 1907-1973, n.d.

Catalog Number: M166.1.3


                Box      11        
                 Folder       5    Dec 5, 1907 - Aug 11, 1960
                              6    Dec 30, 1960 - June 10, 1962
                              7    June 16, 1962 - Dec 10, 1962
                              8    March 2, 1963 - May 5, 1966
                              9    June 9, 1967 - Aug 31, 1968
                             10    Sept 28, 1968 - Oct 17, 1973
                             11    Undated
                             12    Undated
                             13    Undated
                             14    Undated
  

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Kenneth Sills materials

Catalog Number: M166.2


                Box      11        
                 Folder      15    Class notes
                             16    Manuscript miscellany and notes
                             17    Memorial materials
                             18    School book, 1889
                             19    Speech: "Of Standards" [For the "Orange    
                                    and Black," April 1921]
                             20    Printed miscellany
                             21    Horace, Odes and Epodes: textbook
                                   annotated by Sills, 1906-1909                                                                                                                 
  

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Edith Sills materials: Writings and Speeches

Catalog Number: M166.3.1


                Box      12        
                 Folder       1    Anti-Suffrage Campaign: ms. written by     
                                    Edith L.K. Sills.
                              2    Anti-Suffrage Campaign: printed ephemera.
                              3    Anti-Suffrage Campaign: newsclippings.
                              4    "Case Against Women's Suffrage, The."      
                                    n.d.
                              5    "College Post-War, The" [2 ms. copies; 2   
                                    typescripts]. 26 December 1946.
                              6    "English Speaking Union in Maine, The"     
                                    [foreword by Edith Sills]. 1956. 
                              7    "Entertaining Undergraduates" [2           
                                    typescripts]. n.d.
                              8    [Epsilon Sigma Omicron Committee]. 14      
                                    January 1948.
                              9    "Hawaii 1941" [2 ms. copies]. n.d. 
                             10    "Hope of Preventing War, The." n.d.
                             11    [National Society of the Colonial Dames    
                                    of America]: reports by Edith L.K.        
                                   Sills. 1949-1950.
                             12    "Some Visitors in Vigrette." 1943.
                             13    "To the Episcopal Churchwomen of St.       
                                    Luke's Catheral. . ." 1965.
                             14    [Victoria Society of Maine Women]: list    
                                    of people compiled by Edith Sills.
                             15    [Women's Auxillary to the National         
                                    Episcopal Council: 50th Anniversay of     
                                   the Maine branch]. 23 May 1928.
                             16    [Women's Auxillary to the National         
                                    Council]. 9 August 1948.
                             17    Untitled. n.d.
                             18    Untitled. n.d.
  

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Edith Sills materials: Diaries, Class Books, and Notebooks

Catalog Number: M166.3.2


                Box      12        
                 Folder      19    Sunday School Book. The Church of the      
                                    Good Shepherd, Houlton, Maine. 31         
                                   January 1897.
                             20    Notebook. "Silas Marner." 1908.
                             21    Prose composition, Latin IB. Wellesley     
                                    College. 1908-1909.

                             22    Notebook. Latin IB. Wellesley College.     
                                    n.d. [pre-1911].
                             23    Diary. 1909.
                             24    Notebook. English. Wellesley College.      
                                    n.d. [pre-1911].
                             25    Notebook. French. Wellesley College. n.d.  
                                    [pre-1911].
                             26    Notebook. English. Wellesley College.      
                                    1911.
                             27    Class book. Houlton High School, Maine.    
                                    1911-1912.
                             28    Class book. Portland High School, Maine.   
                                    1914-1915.
                             29    Class book. Lenox Sch. Finch Coll., NYC.   
                                    1916-1917.
                             30    Class book. Lenox School, NYC. 1917-1918.
                             31    Class book. St. Paul's Church School.      
                                    n.d.
  

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Edith Sills materials: Printed miscellany

Catalog Number: M166.3.3


                Box      12        
                 Folder      32    1899-1947.
                             33    1955-1962.
                             34    1964.
                             35    1965-1971.
                             36    undated.
  

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Edith Sills materials: Herbaria

Catalog Number: M166.3.4


      Folio     Box      1         
                 Folder            Herbaria.
  

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Edith Sills materials: Doll collection, undated

Catalog Number: M166.3.5


      Alpha     Boxes      1-5     Doll collection         
                 
  

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Photographs

Catalog Number: M166.4


                Box      13        
                                   Kenneth Sills:
                 Folder       1      1880-1917
                              2      1918-1939
                              3      1940-1949
                              4      1950-1961
                                   Edith Lansing Koon Sills:
                              5      ca.1900-1961
                              6      1962-1978
                              7    Kenneth & Edith Sills, 1922-1954
                                   Bowdoin related:
                              8      Buildings & landscapes
                              9      Class of 1901 reunions
                             10      Graduation processions
                             11      Massachusetts Hall renovations, 1936
                             12      Miscellaneous alumni
                             13      Miscellaneous faculty
                             14      Sills Drive construction
                             15      Unidentified people
                                   Family:
                             16      Charles Morton & Elizabeth Sills         
                                      (mother & father of KCMS)
                             17      Ketchums (KCMS's mother's family),       
                                      incl. KCMS, sister, and mother, 1889
                             18      Ketchums -- miscellaneous
                             19      Mary Sills (KCMS's sister) & KCMS, 1889
                             20      Mary Sills
                             21      Miscellaneous
                             22      Miscellaneous
                             23      "Possum" album, 1908
                                   Miscellaneous images:
                          24-27      Of people
                          28-29      Of places
                 Item         1      Of places: filmstrips of Western         
                                      America.
                             30      Of things
                Box      14        
                                   Notables:
                 Folder       1      Robert Frost & KCMS
                              2      Eleanor Roosevelt & KCMS
                              3      Carl Sandburg & KCMS with student
                              4      Kate Douglas Wiggin with children
                                   Sills's travels:
                              5      World Conference on Faith & Order in     
                                      Lausanne, Switzerland, 1927
                              6      Europe, 1934
                              7      Hawaii, 1941
                              8      Visit to unknown zoo, ca.1950
                              9      Europe, 1953
                                   Photo Scrapbooks
                          10-18      Sills at Bowdoin, c.1950 [unbound].
                          19-25      Sills at Bowdoin, c. 1952- [unbound].
                          26-28      Life of Kenneth Sills [unbound]. 
                             29      Postcards.
      Folio     Box      1         
                 Folder            Miscellaneous photographs.
  

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Awards, degrees and realia

Catalog Number: M166.5


                Box      14        
                 Folder      30    American Society for the Control of        
                                    Cancer: "an award for distinguished       
                                    service in the war against cancer to      
                                    Mrs. Kenneth C.M. Sills. n.d.
      Folio     Box      1         
                 Folder       3    Bowdoin Father's Association: to Kenneth   
                                    C.M. Sills. 17 April 1952.
                                   Brunswick Teachers: to Kenneth Sills. 
                                   State of Maine: to Kenneth Charles Morton  
                                    Sills. 4 June 1952.
                Box      14        
                 Folder      31    The Deborah Morton Award given to Mrs.     
                                    Kenneth C.M. Sills, "who has in the       
                                    manner of Deborah Morton, long-time       
                                    seminary and college teacher, rendered    
                                    distinguished professional and civic      
                                    service.  To the community, given at      
                                    Portland, Maine. April 20, 1961.
                             32    First Radio Parish Church of America,      
                                    Portland, Maine [40th Anniversary]: to    
                                    Edith Sills. n.d.
                             33    Greater Portland Association for Retarded  
                                    Children, Inc.: to Mrs. Kenneth C.M.      
                                    Sills. 4 May 1965.
      Folio     Box      1         
                 Folder       4    The Hannah More Testimonial: presented to  
                                    Edith Lansing Koon. 15 June 1904.
                Box      14        
                 Folder      34    Regional Memorial Hospital Building Fund   
                                    [Brunswick, Maine]: Founder: Mrs.         
                                    Kenneth C.M. Sills. 1959.
      Folio     Box      1         
                 Folder       4    National Foundation for Infantile          
                                    Paralysis, Inc.: to Mrs. Kenneth C.M.     
                                    Sills, appointment to Chairman of the     
                                    Brunswick, Maine chapter. 30 January      
                                    1940.
                Box      14        
                 Folder      35    National Geographic Society: to Mrs.       
                                    Kenneth C.M. Sills. 31 August 1955.
                             36    Poland Spring Job Corps Center for Women:  
                                    to Mrs. Kenneth C.M. Sills. 19 April      
                                    1968.
      Folio     Volume        1    A Tribute to Kenneth Charles Morton Sills  
                                    and Edith Lanson Koon Sills by the Town   
                                    of Brunswick Maine, September 28, 1952.
      Folio     Volume        2    Signatures of Those Attending the          
                                    Ceremonies of Tribute to Mr. and Mrs.     
                                    Kenneth C.M. Sills at Brunswick, Maine,   
                                    September 28, 1952.
                Box      14        
                 Folder      37    Western Maine Wellesley Club Centennial    
                                    Award: to Edith K. Sills.  17 March       
                                    1975.
      Folio     Box      1         
                 Folder       4    Amherst College, LL.D. 1952.
                                   Bates College, LL.D. 1918.
                                   Bowdoin College, A.B. 1901.
                                   Bowdoin College, LL.D. 1934.
                                   Bowdoin College, LL.D. 1934: Edith         
                                    Lansing Koon Sills [honorary degree       
                                    refused by Mrs. Sills 1934].
                                   Bowdoin College, LL.D. 1952: Edith         
                                    Lansing Koon Sills.
                Box      14        
                 Folder      38    Boston University, L.H.D. 1949.
      Folio     Box      1         
                              5    Colby College, LL.D. 1920.
                                   Dalhousie University, LL.D. 1939.
                                   Dartmouth College, LL.D. 1918.
                                   Hannah More Academy: Edith Lansing Koon.   
                                    13 June 1906.
                                   Harvard College, A.M. 1903.
                                   Portland High School. 30 June 1897.
                                   Tufts University, LL.D. 1947.
                                   Wellesley College, A.B. 1911: Edith        
                                    Lansing Koon.
                Box      14        
                 Folder      39    Yale University, LL.D. 1941.
                             40    Animal Refuge League: "Dollar a Pet Club"  
                                    pin.
                                   Berwick Academy: Sesquicentennial guest    
                                    medal [2].
                                   Canal National Bank [Portland, Maine]:     
                                    100th Anniversary medallion.
                             41    Denmark, King of: medal given to Kenneth   
                                    Sills after World War II.
                                   ELKS Executive Board: name tag [Mrs.       
                                    Kenneth Sills].
                                   Eton College: door knocker.
                             42    Harvard Tricentennial: medallion.
                                   Honorary Fire Department pin.
                                   Massachusetts Bay Tercentenary in New      
                                    England: medallion.
                             43    Memorial Hospital [Brunswick, Maine]:      
                                    founder pin.
                                   MIT: medal.
                                   MIT: mid-century Convocation 1941 pin.
                             44    MTA Annual Convention: 1941 pin.
                                   NYU Law Center: Arthur T. Vanderbilt Hall  
                                    medallion.
                                   Pejebscot Region: medal.
                             45    Princeton Bicentennial: medallion.
                                   Protestant Episcopal Church: 52nd          
                                    Convention name medal [2].
                                   Rotary International: name tag.
                             46    Rotary International: pin.
                                   St. Christopher's Medal.
                                   Tavern Club medal.
                             47    Wells Cathedral: medal.
                                   U.S. Military Academy Sesquicentennial:    
                                    medallion.
                                   Cross.
                                   9 pence.
                                   1 wheat-penny.
      Folio     Box      2         Edith Sills' signed tablecloth.
      MRealia   Box      2         Christening bottle for the S.S. James
                                    Bowdoin, sponsored by Mrs. Edith
                                    Lansing Sills. 1943 Aug 1.
  

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Scrapbooks

Catalog Number: M166.6


                Box      15        
                                   The War Book: The United States of         
                                    America versus the Kingdom of Spain.      
                                   April 25, 1898.
                                   World War I scrapbook v.I: August 1 1914   
                                    - December 15 1915.
                                   World War I scrapbook v.II: December 15    
                                    1915 - December 14 1916. 
                                   World War I scrapbook v.III: December 14   
                                    1916 - August 4 1917.
                                   World War I scrapbook v.IV: August 3 1914  
                                    - March 8 1918.
                                   World War I scrapbook v.V: March 21 1918   
                                    - Septbember 11 1918.
                                   World War I scrapbook v.VI: September      
                                    1918 - June 1919.
                Box      16        
                                   Scrapbook kept by Sills: n.d.
                                   Sills at Bowdoin and before: c.1894 -      
                                    c.1918 [kept by Sills' mother].
                                   Sills at Bowdoin: September 14 1897 -      
                                    June 27 1901.
                                   President Sills: May 14 1918 - 1929[?].
                                   President Sills: 1918 - 1933.
                                   President Sills: 1933[?] - 1941[?].
                                   President Sills: 1941 - 1954.
                                   President Sills: c.1948.
                                   Bowdoin Sesquicentennial 1944.
                Box      17        
                                   Kenneth C. M. Sills, Candidate for the     
                                    Democratic Party in Maine for the U.S.    
                                   Senate, June 29 - September 11 1916.
                                   World Conference of Faith and Order,       
                                    Edinburgh. August 3 - 18 1937.
                                   Political and influential people           
                                    scrapbook kept by Sills.
                                   European scrapbook.
                                   Educational articles scrapbook.
                                   Trip scrapbook. February - August 1913     
                                    [contains correspondence to Sills'        
                                   mother].
                                   England's royalty scrapbook.
                                   Ketchum family scrapbook.
                                   "In Memorium: Charles Morton Sills, D.D."
                Box      18        
                                   "Looking Backwards, or A Record of the     
                                    Services of Mrs. Kenneth C.M. Sills to    
                                   the Brunswick Branch of the A.A.U.W."
                                   Edith Koon [Sills]'s scrapbook of Egypt,   
                                    Greece, Italy.
                                   "S.S. James Bowdoin Launched August 1,     
                                    1943. New England Shipbuilding            
                                   Corporation, South Portland, Maine.       
                                   Mrs. Edith Lansing Sills, sponsor."
                                   John Rood loose scrapbook.
  

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Newspaper clippings

Catalog Number: M166.7


                Box      19        
                 Folder       1    1876-1913.
                 Folder       2    1914-1917.
                 Folder       3    1918.
                 Folder       4    1919.
                 Folder       5    1921-1923.
                 Folder       6    1924-1929.
                 Folder       7    1930-1939.
                 Folder       8    1940-1947.
                 Folder       9    1948-1951.
                 Folder      10    1952-1953.
                 Folder      11    1954.
                 Folder      12    1954-1956.
                 Folder      13    1957-58.
                 Folder      14    1959-64.
                 Folder      15    1965-67.
                 Folder      16    1968.
                 Folder      17    1970-1973.
                 Folder      18    Undated.
                 Folder      19    Undated.
                 Folder      20    Undated.
                 Folder      21    Undated.
  

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