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=== Contact Information  ===
=== Contact Information  ===
'''Address:'''<ref name="Contact">"[http://www.maine.gov/sos/arc/about/location.html Contact Information]" at Maine State Archives (accessed 1 March 2013).</ref>  
'''Address:'''<ref name="Contact">"[http://www.maine.gov/sos/arc/about/location.html Contact Information]" at ''Maine State Archives'' (accessed 1 March 2013).</ref>  
:'''''Mailing:''''' 84 State House Station<br>  
:'''''Mailing:&nbsp;&nbsp;''''' 84 State House Station<br>  
::Augusta, Maine 04333 <br><br>
::::Augusta, Maine 04333 <br><br>
:'''''Physical:''''' 230 State Street <br>  
:'''''Physical:&nbsp;''''' 230 State Street <br>  
::Augusta, Maine 04333 <br><br>
::::Augusta, Maine 04333 <br><br>
'''Telephone:'''<ref name="Contact" /> &nbsp;207-287-5795<br>'''Fax:''' &nbsp;207-287-5517<br>  
'''Telephone:'''<ref name="Contact" /> &nbsp;207-287-5795&nbsp; '''Fax:''' &nbsp;207-287-5517<br>  
'''Hours and holidays:'''<ref name="S1" /> &nbsp;Monday-Saturday 9:00 to 4:30 <br>  
'''Hours and holidays:'''<ref name="S1" /> &nbsp;Monday-Friday 8:00 to 4:00 (except legal holidays) <br>  
'''Directions, maps, and public transportation:'''<ref name="S1" /> &nbsp;{''Optional''} <br>  
'''Directions, maps, and public transportation:'''<ref name="S1" /> &nbsp;{''Optional''} <br>  

Revision as of 20:39, 1 March 2013

Maine State Archives
Maine State Library, Museum & Archives, Augusta, ME.

Contact Information


Mailing:   84 State House Station
Augusta, Maine 04333

Physical:  230 State Street
Augusta, Maine 04333

Telephone:[1]  207-287-5795  Fax:  207-287-5517

Hours and holidays:[2]  Monday-Friday 8:00 to 4:00 (except legal holidays)

Directions, maps, and public transportation:[2]  {Optional}

Internet sites and databases:

  • Repository Internet site {create a link for each bullet, and then give a line or two listing content so the reader will know if it is worthwhile to click on that link}.
  • Repository catalog online.
  • Repository database.
  • other(s).

Collection Description

{Please briefly describe the strengths and weaknesses of each collection for genealogists (about two or three sentences for smaller collections).[3] For example, explain the collection size, who (which ethnic, political, or religious groups) are covered, dates covered, jurisdictions covered, record types available, significant indexes, and any noteworthy record loss or gaps.[4]}




{Optional: Internet or guide books describing this collection for genealogists. }

Alternate Repositories

{ List (link to a Wiki article for) at least one or more other repositories that collect overlapping records, or similar family history material including central repositories, affiliated or branch repositories, higher level jurisdiction repositories, parent or daughter jurisdiction repositories. Also list neighboring repositories with similar records. Please briefly explain how each substitute repository is related.}

If you cannot visit or find a source at the Maine State Archives, a similar source may be available at one of the following.

Overlapping Collections

  • Alternate Repository {create link for each, and give line or two describing collection}

Similar Collections

Neighboring Collections


  1. 1.0 1.1 "Contact Information" at Maine State Archives (accessed 1 March 2013).
  2. 2.0 2.1 Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; no text was provided for refs named S1
  3. Source 2.
  4. Source 3.

{Optional: state Navbox goes here}