James Phinney Baxter, 1831 - 1921
- Known For: Businessman, philanthropist
- Maine Connection: Born in Gorham, ME; entrepreneur - canning and packing business pioneer; 6 times mayor of Portland, ME; Baxter Boulevard, Portland named for him; donated Baxter Memorial Library to Gorham, ME
Selected Books by James Phinney Baxter
- The Pioneers of New France in New England, with contemporary letters and documents, 1999
- George Cleeve of Casco Bay 1630-1667: with collateral documents, c1998
- Christoper Levett of York: the Pioneer Colonist in Casco Bay, 1998
- Sir Fernando Gorges and his Province of Maine. Including the brief relation, the brief narration, his defence, the charter granted to him, his will and his letters, 1967.
- Historical Addresses, 1926.