Annual Reports of the Town of Scarborough — These reports come from the Museum Collection in the back of Book Case 1 (top shelf) or from the personal collection of Rodney Laughton. The Identifier on the individual books at Digital Maine describes the source of the book.
The Annual Reports typically include information regarding the support of the poor, the almshouse (Farm), various town bills, costs of town roads and bridges, school costs, & teacher salaries.
Town Reports Available Online
2005 thru 2017 – Scarborough Annual reports for 2005 through 2017 are available from Digital Commons, University of Maine.
There are many additional issues of the Town Reports available at the Scarborough Historical Society that have not been digitized. Visit the museum and ask a volunteer to see the original books.