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[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Maine|Maine]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Maine Archives and Libraries'''  
  
 
The following archives and libraries have collections or services helpful to researchers. One point to remember is that Maine was part of [[Massachusetts|Massachusetts]] until 1819, and so some records in Massachusetts have information about people living in Maine before that date.  
 
The following archives and libraries have collections or services helpful to researchers. One point to remember is that Maine was part of [[Massachusetts|Massachusetts]] until 1819, and so some records in Massachusetts have information about people living in Maine before that date.  
  
=== Archives ===
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=== Archives ===
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*[http://www.maine.gov/sos/arc/ Maine State Archives]<br>State House Station 84<br>Augusta, ME 04333-0084<br>Telephone: 207-287-5795<br>Fax: 207-289-5739
 
*[http://www.maine.gov/sos/arc/ Maine State Archives]<br>State House Station 84<br>Augusta, ME 04333-0084<br>Telephone: 207-287-5795<br>Fax: 207-289-5739
:A wiki article describing this collection is found at[[Maine State Archive Collections (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Maine State Archive Collections (FamilySearch Historical Records)|]]
 
  
*[http://www.archives.gov/northeast/boston/ National Archives Northeast Region (Boston)]<br>380 Trapelo Road<br>Waltham, MA 02154<br>Telephone: 617-647-8100<br>Fax: 617-647-8460
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:A wiki article describing this collection is found at [[Maine State Archive Collections (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Maine State Archive Collections (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
  
*[http://www.archives.gov/northeast/pittsfield/  
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*[http://www.archives.gov/northeast/boston/ National Archives Northeast Region (Boston)]<br>380 Trapelo Road<br>Waltham, MA 02154<br>Telephone: 617-647-8100<br>Fax: 617-647-8460
National Archives—Northeast Region (Pittsfield)<br>10 Conte Drive<br>Pittsfield, MA 01201-8230<br>Telephone: 413-236-3600<br>Fax: 413-236-3609
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=== Libraries ===
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*[http://www.archives.gov/northeast/pittsfield/ National Archives—Northeast Region (Pittsfield)]<br>10 Conte Drive<br>Pittsfield, MA 01201-8230<br>Telephone: 413-236-3600<br>Fax: 413-236-3609
  
*[http://www.bpl.lib.me.us http Bangor Public Library]<br>145 Harlow Street<br>Bangor, ME 04401<br>Telephone: 207-947-8336<br>Fax 207-945-6694
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=== Libraries  ===
  
*[http://www.umaine.edu  University of Maine at Orono]<br>Raymond H. Fogler Library, Special Collections<br>P.O. Box 5729<br>Orono, ME 04469-5729<br>Telephone: 207-581-1686<br>Fax: 207-581-1653
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*[http://www.bpl.lib.me.us Bangor Public Library]<br>145 Harlow Street<br>Bangor, ME 04401<br>Telephone: 207-947-8336<br>Fax 207-945-6694
  
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*[http://www.umaine.edu University of Maine at Orono]<br>Raymond H. Fogler Library, Special Collections<br>P.O. Box 5729<br>Orono, ME 04469-5729<br>Telephone: 207-581-1686<br>Fax: 207-581-1653
  
=== Reference Book ===
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=== Reference Book ===
  
''Public Record Repositories in Maine''. 1976. Augusta, Maine: Maine State Archives, 1976. {{FHL|124862|item|disp=FHL book 974.1 A3m}}; {{FHL|289410|item|disp=FHL film 1036235 item 6}}; {{FHL|124862|item|disp=FHL film 928040 item 4; fiche 6051251.}}  
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''Public Record Repositories in Maine''. 1976. Augusta, Maine: Maine State Archives, 1976. {{FHL|124862|item|disp=FHL book 974.1 A3m}}; {{FHL|289410|item|disp=FHL film 1036235 item 6}}; {{FHL|124862|item|disp=FHL film 928040 item 4; fiche 6051251.}}
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*[http://www.usgennet.org/socadmin/me.html Usgennet.org - on-line Historical and Genealogical Societies of Maine]
 
*[http://www.usgennet.org/socadmin/me.html Usgennet.org - on-line Historical and Genealogical Societies of Maine]
  
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The following archives and libraries have collections or services helpful to researchers. One point to remember is that Maine was part of Massachusetts until 1819, and so some records in Massachusetts have information about people living in Maine before that date.

Contents

Archives

  • Maine State Archives
    State House Station 84
    Augusta, ME 04333-0084
    Telephone: 207-287-5795
    Fax: 207-289-5739
A wiki article describing this collection is found at Maine State Archive Collections (FamilySearch Historical Records)

Libraries

  • University of Maine at Orono
    Raymond H. Fogler Library, Special Collections
    P.O. Box 5729
    Orono, ME 04469-5729
    Telephone: 207-581-1686
    Fax: 207-581-1653

Reference Book

Public Record Repositories in Maine. 1976. Augusta, Maine: Maine State Archives, 1976. FHL book 974.1 A3m; FHL film 1036235 item 6; FHL film 928040 item 4; fiche 6051251.

Maine Online Collections

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Online Records
links to online databases and indexes that may include vital records, biographies, cemeteries, censuses, histories, immigration records, land records, maps, military records, naturalizations, newspapers, obituaries, or probate records.

Web Sites

A wiiki article describing an online collection is found at:

Maine State Archive Collections (FamilySearch Historical Records)