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Council Papers, 1820 - 1976

Identifier: US-MeSA-7-7000-1986-1000

Scope and Contents

Papers of the Executive Council, a constitutionally created body whose sole purpose was to advise the Governor. All matters of State Government went before the Council until it was abolished in 1976. The records include reports, pardons, and orders.


  • Creation: 1820 - 1976


Conditions Governing Access

Files up to 1849 have been flattened. Any files after this date need to be humidified before access can be granted.


From the Record Group: 348.2 Linear Feet (495 containers)

Language of Materials

From the Record Group: English


Files are arranged by report number.

Repository Details

Part of the Maine State Archives Repository

84 State House Station
Augusta Maine 04333