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  • Tags: 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 211: Sidney W. Davidson Papers

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Collection of correspondence and other documents relating to Sidney W. Davidson. Many pertain to the restoration of the Dr. Moses Mason House, which was overseen by Davidson and gifted to the Bethel Historical Society. A few earlier items relate to…

Collection: Finding Aids

COLL 207: Broad Street Historic District Dedication Materials

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Programs, correspondence, and other materials related to the nomination of the Broad Street Historic District to the National Register of Historic Places and the dedication ceremony on July 29, 1978.

Collection: Finding Aids

COLL 205: Elizabeth Mason Carter Papers

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Collection of correpsondence from 1971-1973 by and to Elizabeth Mason Carter, mainly having to do with her volunteer work at the Bethel Historical Society and the organizing of various talks and events.

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

COLL 196: BHS Genealogical Survey

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Collection of forms requesting genealogical information and related materials from a genealogical survey of Bethel undertaken by the Bethel Historical Society beginning in August, 1980.

Collection: Finding Aids

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

Text / Available Online

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

Finding Aid / In-house Use Only

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

Finding Aid / In-house Use Only

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

Collection: Finding Aids

COLL 7: Mason House Model Construction Photos

Finding Aid / In-house Use Only

Collection of documents and image created by James Auman during various stages of the construction process of his scale model of the 1813 Dr. Moses Mason House (2013.036.0001). The model was presented to BHS in honor of the building's 200th…

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: “Sisters of Skade: Women in Maine Skiing"

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Bethel Historical Society program, “Sisters of Skade: Women in Maine Skiing," from March 26, 2016. This program featured presentation by Scott Andrews and a panel discussion featuring Leigh Breidenbach, Leslie Miller Morrill, Nikki Pilavakis-Davoren,…

BHS Class: "Three Centuries of Bethel's Past"

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Recording from the Bethel Historical Society's winter 2000 course, "Three Centuries of Bethel's Past." Panelists included Margaret Joy Tibbetts, Rosalind Rowe Chapman, John K. Brown, and Randall Bennett. The class was coordinated and moderated by Dr.…

BHS Program: "Oral History Night: Logging and Loggers"

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Bethel Historical Society program, "Oral History Night: Logging and Loggers," recorded on March 2, 1995. A video recording of this program is also available. See V-23.

BHS Program: "Civil War Encampment"

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Bethel Historical Society program, "Civil War Encampment," held in June 15-16, 1996.

BHS Program: "The Oxford Bears"

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Bethel Historical Society Program, "The Oxford Bears," presented by Larry Glatz on June 9, 2005.

BHS Hall Memorial Lecture: “Ellsworth’s George Washington Madox (1821-1882) . . ."

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Bethel Historical Society Hall Memorial Lecture, “Ellsworth’s George Washington Madox (1821-1882) and this Down-East Democrat’s Surprising Linkage of Know-Nothing Nativism to Radical Feminism and Marxism” presented by Allan R. Whitmore, Ph.D. on…

BHS Program: "Two Centuries of Maine Homes"

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Bethel Historical Society program, "Two Centuries of Maine Homes," presented by Earle G. Shettleworth, Jr. on June 4, 2009.

BHS Program: "A History of the Old Grover Hill Road"

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Bethel Historical Society program, "A History of the Old Grover Hill Road," presented by Polly Davis on October 7, 1993.