CD: Histories and Genealogies of Cumberland County, Maine

CD: Histories and Genealogies of Cumberland County, Maine

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CD: Histories and Genealogies of Cumberland County, Maine; Containing Histories of Brunswick, Casco Bay, Harpswell, Harrison, Old Falmouth, North Yarmouth, Pejepscot Territory, Portland, Scarborough, Topsham, Westbrook, and Yarmouth; Plus Biographical Sketches of Leading Citizens - HB Archives.

This CD-ROM contains nine volumes of valuable historical and genealogical data pertaining to Cumberland County, Maine--essential references for historical and genealogical researchers, namely, History of Cumberland County, Maine with Illustrations and Biographical Sketches by W. W. Clayton (1880); Portland in the Past with Historical Notes of Old Falmouth by William Goold (1886); Centennial History of Harrison, Maine, Containing the Centennial Celebration of 1905, and Historical and Biographical Matter by Alphonso Moulton, Howard L. Sampson and Granville Fernald (1909); Grandfather Tales of Scarborough by Augustus F. Moulton (1925); Highlights of Westbrook History compiled by Ernest R. Rowe (1952); Ancient North Yarmouth and Yarmouth, Maine, 1636-1936: A History by William Hutchinson Rowe (1937); The Romance of Casco Bay by Herbert Milton Sylvester (1904); History of Brunswick, Topsham, and Harpswell, Maine (Including the Ancient Territory Known as Pejepscot) by George Augustus Wheeler, M.D., and Henry Warren Wheeler (1878); and The History of the State of Maine; From its First Discovery (1602) to the Separation (1820), Inclusive by William D. Williamson (1832). In addition, a master index is included which facilitates research in the more than 5,000 pages presented by these works. The pages of these books are recorded as graphic images, and the master index as a text file. The user can access any page in the set by a simple mouse-click on the appropriate index citation, and can readily scroll from page to page, forwards or backwards, as desired. The master index includes the names of people mentioned in these works, and eliminates the need to search the separate indices of the original works. The master index also includes some general topical headings and place names.

SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS-IBM: IBM-compatible 386 or higher; Windows 3.1 or higher; CD-ROM drive; at least 8 MB RAM; at least 4 MB free space on hard drive. SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS-MACINTOSH: System 6 or higher, 68020 or greater, hard disk with 18 MB free space, 6 MB memory. CD, FOLIO. 101-CD8 ISBN: 0788406019