Collection of the U.S. House of Representatives
BALDACCI, John Elias (1955-)

BALDACCI, JOHN ELIAS, a Representative from Maine; born in Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine, January 30, 1955; graduated from Bangor High School, Bangor, Maine, 1973; B.A., University of Maine, Orono, 1986; member of Bangor, Maine, city council, 1978-1981; member of the Maine state senate, 1982-1994; elected as a Democrat to the One Hundred Fourth and to the three succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1995-January 3, 2003); not a candidate for reelection to the One Hundred Eighth Congress in 2002; Governor of Maine, 2003 to 2011.

Maine Historical Society
Portland, ME
Papers: 1995, 3 items.
Invitation (with envelope) to the City of Portland's 75th anniversary of women's suffrage, held on September 13, 1995, together with a typescript speech by Congressman John E. Baldacci. The celebration at the Portland City Hall included two women who had cast their first ballot in Sept. 1920.


University of Maine
Raymond H. Fogler Library
Orono, ME
Papers: 1981, 1 folder.
The documents were prepared in 1981 by John E. Baldacci for an unidentified person discussing whether the Bangor Dam at Treat Falls in Bangor, Maine, should be disassembled or developed. The site was being considered for purchase at the time by the Swift River Company, located in Hamilton, Mass. Materials include an outline of the issues prepared by Baldacci, copies of reports and laws governing the dam, maps of the site, etc.

Papers: 2010, 1 speech.
A graduation address delivered by John Elias Baldacci on May 8, 2010.


University of Oklahoma
The Julian P. Kanter Political Commercial Archive, Department of Communication
Norman, OK
Videoreels and Videocassettes: 1988-1994, 4 commercials on 2 videoreels and 2 commercials on 2 videocassettes.
The commercials were used during John Baldacci's campaigns for the 1988 and 1990 state senatorial elections and the 1994 U.S. congressional election in District 2 of Maine, Democratic Party.