Herb Shirrefs Papers


Collection of letters, photocopies, newspaper clippings, photographs, typescripts, and other materials compiled and/or written by Herbert P. Shirrefs while researching and writing his book The Richardson Lakes: Jewels in the Rangeley Chain, published by the Bethel Historical Society in 1995.

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Photocopy of the original register/log book for Camp Bellevue on Upper Richardson Lake in Maine. Records run from 1864 to at least one entry dated 1917 (bulk 1864-1914).