Percival Proctor Baxter, 1876 - 1969

Percival Proctor Baxter

Maine State Library Baxter Collection

  • Known For: Governor of Maine; donated Baxter State Park
  • Maine Connection: Born and raised in Portland, ME; graduated from Bowdoin College; governor of Maine; philanthropist - donated Baxter State Park, Mackworth Island for Gov. Baxter School for the Deaf


Baxter Collection at the Maine State Library

Selected Books by Percival Proctor Baxter

  • Greatest Mountain--Katahdin's Wilderness: excerpts from the writings of Percival Proctor Baxter, 1999
  • Communication of Percival Proctor Baxter addressed to Honorable Burton H. Cross, Governor..., 1953
  • Addresses 1921 to 1925, 1925
  • My Irish Setter Dogs, 1923?

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