Finding aids and Documents online

Project Goal
178,395 Scans

Project work began in April 2014 and will be completed in 2017. Digitized portions of the collections are being linked to the online finding aids as they are created. To view digitized documents that have been created to date, visit the finding aids:

O.O. Howard Finding AidCharles Henry Howard Finding AidRowland Bailey Howard Finding Aid

Once completed, this project will present nearly 180,000 high-quality scanned images, allowing researchers from anywhere to access all of the documents and examine them in detail that rivals the experience of handling the originals.

If you have trouble scrolling smoothly through PDFs in your browser window, try downloading a PDF then opening it in Adobe Reader, changing the scroll settings by clicking View > Page Display > Enable Scrolling.

To view a sample selection of images and documents please visit the gallery section of this website.

George J. Mitchell Department of Special Collections & Archives · Staff · Hours
Bowdoin College Library, 3000 College Station, Brunswick, Maine 04011-8421 · · (207) 725-3288