Tag Archives: Maine

Walter Perkins Amateur Newspaper Collection (MS12)

Abstract: Collection of amateur newspapers, the bulk produced between 1873 and 1874, from across the United States and Canada. They were collected by Walter E. Perkins of Biddeford, who at age 14 was producing his own paper “The Snow Flake”. Perkins … Continue reading

Posted in Archives, Processed | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Richard “Dick” Charles Baseball History Collection (MS52)

Abstract: “Dick” Charles was a reporter for 38 years at the Journal Tribune (Biddeford, Me.), daily newspaper and an avid historian. This collection contains game scores, team names, game locations and dates of games played by Biddeford and Saco amateur … Continue reading

Posted in Archives, Processed | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment