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  • Subject starts with "Bethel Historical Society (Bethel, Me.)"

COLL 228: Bethel Historical Society Photo Collection

Finding Aid / In-house Use Only

Large collection of color photographs, most of which document events at the Bethel Historical Society, taken by the former Executive Director of the Bethel Historical Society, Stanley Russell Howe.

Collection: Finding Aids

COLL 204: Bethel Home-coming Materials

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Correpsondence and other materials related to the "Bethel Home-coming" event, sponsored by the Bethel Historical Society and held in 1971 (also Bethel's 175th birthday) and again in 1972.

Collection: Finding Aids

The Bethel Courier index / [compiled by Danna Brown Nickerson]

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Subject Issue(s) 100th Anniversary of Bethel News/Citizen Vol. 19, No. 3 150 Years of Hotel Keeping in Bethel Vol. 7, No. 2 1796: A Special Year in Bethel's Past Vol. 20, No. 2 19th Century Medicine in Bethel,…

COLL 67: Stan Howe 70th Birthday Photos

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Photographs taken by Robert Albota at the Bethel Historical Society's retirement and 70th birthday party for former director Stanley Russell ("Stan") Howe on August 25, 2013.

Collection: Finding Aids

COLL 48: Bethel Historical Society Records

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Records of the Bethel Historical Society from the founding of the Society in 1966.

Collection: Finding Aids

COLL 30: Indian Raid '81 Materials

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Materials related to the 1981 celebration of the 1781 "Last Indian Raid" in Sudbury Canada (Bethel).

Collection: Finding Aids

COLL 29: Moses Mason House Restoration Collection

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Materials related to the restoration and dedication of the Bethel Historical Society's Dr. Moses Mason House between 1971 and 1974.

Collection: Finding Aids

Mary Valentine Wing dedication

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Video of the dedication ceremony for the Bethel Historical Society's Mary E. Valentine Wing of the O'Neil Robinson House, held on June 8, 2014. Speakers include Nancy Stowell White, Tineke Ouwinga, and Randall Bennett. This video was produced by Phil…

BHS Program: "Oral History Night: 40 Years of the Bethel Historical Society 1966-2006"

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Bethel Historical Society program, "Oral History Night: 40 Years of the Bethel Historical Society 1966-2006," on May 11, 2006.

Twenty-five Years of the Courier: A Personal Memoir

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Twenty-five Years of the Courier: A Personal Memoir by Stanley Russell Howe Masthead from an issue of Bethel's first newspaper, The Bethel Courier (1858-1861) When I became Director of the Bethel Historical Society in 1974, there was almost…

Society Marks First Decade

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Society Marks First Decade Society founder Eva M. Bean at Woodland Cemetery No one seems to know who first conceived of a Bethel Historical Society, but in 1855 thirty citizens gathered for what was recorded as an antiquarian supper with a…

The Broad Street Herald

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TheBroad Street Heraldwas the newsletter of the Bethel Historical Society from summer 2008 to spring 2015. It was printed alongside our longstanding publication The Courier, which during that period was overhauled into the Society's history journal.…

The Courier [Bethel Historical Society publication]

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The Courier(entitledThe Bethel Courier prior to 1999) is a quarterly publication of the Bethel Historical Society.It should not be confused withThe Bethel Courier (1858-1861), Bethel's first newspaper, for which it is named.The Courierhas served as…

The Bethel Courier, Vol. 20, No. 1

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Features: Some Highlights of the Past Thirty Years, Bethel Historical Society, 1966-1996 -- 1 TheBethel Soldiers of '61 by C.F. Whitman [Part 14; reprinted fromOxford County Advertiser] -- 5 Reflections of a Half Century by Leslie E. Davis [Part…

The Bethel Courier, Vol. 15, No. 1

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Features: Some Highlights of the Past Twenty-five Years: Bethel Historical Society 1966-1991 -- 1 Reflections of a Half Century by Leslie E. Davis [Part 17] -- 2 19th Century Medicine in Bethel, Maine by Joyce Wanger [Part 3] -- 8 Society…

The Bethel Courier, Vol. 10, No. 1

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Features: Bethel During the Second World War: Part II by Stanley Russell Howe -- 2 Bethel, Maine Roll of Honor, World War II -- 5 A review of The Life and Work of Ernest M. Skinner by Dorothy J. Holden [reviewed by Edward H. Hastings] --…

The Bethel Courier, Vol. 8, No. 2

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Features: The Bethel Historical Society Incorporated and the Dr. Moses Mason House: The First Ten Years -- 1 Book Note: Hartford in Pictures[reviewed by Stanley Russell Howe] Society news: Society to Reprint East Bethel Road -- 1 Editor's…

The Bethel Courier, Vol. 1, No. 1

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Features: Society Marks First Decade-- 1 The Gould Academy Story, 1836-1976[by] Francis Parkman [reviewed by Rosalind Sabin Wade] --4 "What is this Harding Fever?": A Brief Sketch of the American Artist Chester Harding by Catherine Newell --…