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Contains papers of various members of the Talbot family as well as papers written or collected by Henry Smith Whittier. Papers are extensively annotated by Barbara Talbot Whittier. Talbot family papers are arranged chronologically by family member and include minutes, 1811-1842, of the East Machias Social Library with which Peter Talbot was associated; Talbot family letters; documents associated with Frederic Talbot including a diary, 1849-1851; and Talbot family photographs and genealogical information. Also includes documents associated with Stephen C. Talbot's military service in the Civil War and a pocket diary, 1862, of Samuel Hammond Talbot.
Social Life and Customs
Size of Collection
2 record cartons
Dates of Collection
1789-1937, bulk 1849-1933
SpC MS 0488
Special Collections, Raymond H. Fogler Library, University of Maine, "Talbot-Whittier Family Papers, 1789-1937" (2015). Finding Aids. Number 57.