History Room

The History Room is open by appointment.

Please call or email the History Room to make an appointment. Two-hour research appointments are scheduled beginning at 11 and 2 weekdays. Saturday appointments are available on request.

If you are unable to visit, please contact us for remote services.

About Us

The Sagadahoc History & Genealogy Room supports Patten Free Library’s mission to preserve local history by collecting, preserving, and making available published and original materials pertaining to the history of Maine and Sagadahoc County.

We help patrons learn about life in the Library’s member communities by providing research assistance and instruction, collaborating with local schools and organizations, and presenting celebrated public programming both in person and online.



History Room Hours & Staff


The History Room is open by appointment Monday to Friday. Saturdays by request.


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Jill Piekut Roy, Archivist & Special Collections Librarian
Jack Martin, Assistant
Karen Richard, Assistant

Video Tour of the History Room


Photo Gallery

History Room Photo Gallery