Guide to the Florence James Cyr papers, 1974-2003, n.d. | MC102

Summary Information

Repository
Edmund S. Muskie Archives and Special Collections Library
Creator
Cyr, Florence James, 1912-
Title
Florence James Cyr papers
ID
MC102
Date
1974-2003, undated
Extent
0.25 Linear feet
Language
English
Abstract
Correspondence, bird counts and notes about bird sightings in and around Portland, Maine compiled by Florence James Cyr, Bates Class of 1933.

Preferred Citation

Florence James Cyr papers, Edmund S. Muskie Archives and Special Collections Library, Bates College.

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Historical Note

Florence James was born November 6, 1912, and attended Bates College, graduating with honors in 1933. While at Bates, she participated in the Outing Club, Student Government and House Council. She married Lawrence A. Cyr and lived in Scarborough, Maine, where she pursued her interests in birding, antiquing, and gardening.

Scope and Content Note

The collection is comprised of correspondence, bird counts and notes about bird sightings in and around Portland, Maine compiled by Florence James Cyr. It includes her monthly inventories of birds sighted from 1994 to 2003.

Organization and Arrangement

The collection is in chronological order.

Administrative Information

Publication Information

 Edmund S. Muskie Archives and Special Collections Library

70 Campus Avenue
Lewiston, Maine, 04240
207-786-6354
muskie@bates.edu

Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions

The collection is the physical property of Edmund S. Muskie Archives and Special Collections Library. Bates College holds literary rights only for material created by College personnel working on official behalf of the College, or for material which was given to the College with such rights specifically assigned. For all other material, literary rights, including copyright, belong to the authors or their legal heirs and assigns. Researchers are responsible for obtaining permission from rights holders for publication or other purposes that exceed fair use.

Acquisition and Custody Information

Gift of Gary Jordan, 2007. Accession No.: 07-028.

Processing Information

Processed by Kat Stefko, 2007.

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Controlled Access Headings

Personal Name(s)

  • Cyr, Florence James, 1912-

Subject(s)

  • Bird watching--Maine--Archives
  • Ornithology--Maine

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