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The Collection is composed of correspondence, financial records, photographs, and plans that were created by Cooper Milliken and his firm, for various clients. The subject of the collection is almost entirely based on his work and is geographically focused around the State of Maine with some outliers in New York and Massachusetts. Some prominent projects included the renovations of Alumni Hall, Fernald Hall and Carnegie Hall at the University of Maine. As well as the designs for the City of Old Town, the Old Town Airport, Old Town Canoe Company, the James W. Sewall Company, the Penobscot County Court House, the City of Orono and the Dow Air Force Base Exchange building.

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Architecture, Municipal building design, Public building design


Architecture | United States History

Size of Collection

16 boxes, 6 folio folders (16 linear feet)

Dates of Collection


Manuscript Number

SpC MS 1784

Milliken (Cooper) Papers and Plans, 1956-1994