Florence James Cyr papers
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.
- 1974-2003, undated
- Cyr, Florence E., 1912-2007 (Person)
The collection is open for research.
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.
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.
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Language of Materials
Correspondence, bird counts and notes about bird sightings in and around Portland, Maine compiled by Florence James Cyr, Bates Class of 1933.
Organization and Arrangement
The collection is in chronological order.
Acquisition and Custody Information
Gift of Gary Jordan, 2007. Accession No.: 07-028.
Processed by Kat Stefko, 2007.
- Guide to the Florence James Cyr papers, 1974-2003, n.d.
- Edited Full Draft
- Kat Stefko
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- Description is in: English
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