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The collection contains photographs taken by Edwin R. Starbird, a professional photographer in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, specializing in views of the Maine woods. Included are 62 photographs taken by Starbird, including 20 identified as part of his Woods of Maine series. It also contains a folder of Starbird family papers which includes marriage certificates for Amos Starbird and Mary J. Gilkey, 1852; and for Edwin Starbird and Mattie A. Thompson, 1882; as well as a lease for a hall in Farmington, 1882, and other miscellaneous material.
Nature and Geography
Size of Collection
2 boxes (1.3 cubic feet)
Dates of Collection
SpC MS 1058
Special Collections, Raymond H. Fogler Library, University of Maine, "Starbird (Edwin R.) Papers, 1896, undated" (2015). Finding Aids. Number 12.