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Guide to the Record book of Rev. Jonathan Edwards Adams, of New Sharon, Maine, during his two month's [sic] service with the U.S. Christian Commission in 1863 at Alexandria, Washington & Gettysburg, 1863

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Title:
Record book of Rev. Jonathan Edwards Adams, of New Sharon, Maine, during his two month's [sic] service with the U.S. Christian Commission in 1863 at Alexandria, Washington & Gettysburg
Creator:
Adams, Jonathan Edwards, 1822-1901.
ID:
M194.A3367
Date [inclusive]:
1863
Extent:
1 v. (112 p.)
Repository:
George J. Mitchell Department of Special Collections & Archives, Bowdoin College Library, Brunswick, Maine 04011
Abstract:
Ruled journal issued by the U.S. Christian Commission recording field work by Jonathan E. Adams, including providing comfort and support for wounded Union soldiers during 1863, with details of medical treatments, causes of death, last wishes of the dying, Adams's itinerary, and his expenses.
Conditions Governing Access:

No restrictions

Conditions Governing Use:

If not in the public domain, copyright is retained by the author of the items in this collection, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

Preferred Citation:

Cite as: Jonathan Adams Record Book, U.S. Christian Commission, Miscellaneous Manuscript Collection, George J. Mitchell Department of Special Collections & Archives, Bowdoin College Library, Brunswick, Maine

Ruled journal issued by the U.S. Christian Commission recording field work by Jonathan E. Adams, including providing comfort and support for wounded Union soldiers during 1863, with details of medical treatments, causes of death, last wishes of the dying, Adams's itinerary, and his expenses.

Corporate Name(s):
  • United States Christian Commission.
Genre(s):
  • Diaries. -- lcgft.
  • Personal narratives. -- lcgft.
Geographic Name(s):
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Casualties.
Personal Name(s):
  • Adams, Jonathan Edwards, 1822-1901. -- Diaries.
  • Adams, Jonathan Edwards, 1822-1901.
Subject(s):
  • Gettysburg, Battle of, Gettysburg, Pa., 1863 -- Personal narratives.
  • War wounds -- Pennsylvania -- Gettysburg.

Title from manuscript note inside upper cover.

Forms part of the Miscellaneous Manuscript Collection in the Bowdoin College Special Collections & Archives.

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