The Roy P. Fairfield Maine History Room

Archives and special collections are housed in the Roy P. Fairfield Maine History Room at the Dyer Library. The collections contain 10,000 manuscripts, historical papers, photographs, and maps of York County and Saco surrounding areas. The Maine History room is a private area in the Dyer Library with public access supported by volunteers. At all times research will be conducted under the supervision of staff or volunteers. Call (207) 283-3861 for more information or email Anatole Brown to make an appointment.

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Regular Hours:

  • Tuesday: 12:30 PM – 3:00 PM with volunteer Paul
  • Thursday: 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM with volunteer Aldene
  • Friday: 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM with volunteer Connie

We understand that the Maine History Room is located on our second floor, with only stair access. If mobility is preventing you from accessing the Maine History Room, please know that we can accommodate you by bringing resources downstairs for your use.