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The collection contains the business and personal papers of Edwin F. Littlefield, a ship captain from Winterport, Maine. Very little biographical information is available about Littlefield, but it appears that he was a ship owner, captain and agent between 1854 and 1897, the year of his death. He was involved in management of the ships Alert, Callender, Jenny Lind, Joseph Clark, and William Wilcox, among others.
Size of Collection
2 boxes (2 cubic feet)
Dates of Collection
1814-1922, bulk 1859-1897
SpC MS 0301
Special Collections, Raymond H. Fogler Library, University of Maine, "Littlefield (Edwin F.) Papers, 1814-1922" (2015). Finding Aids. Number 112.