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Guide to the John F. Wingate diaries, 1838-1844

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Title:
John F. Wingate diaries
Creator:
Wingate, John F., 1823-
ID:
M194.W564
Date [inclusive]:
1838-1844
Extent:
2 v.; 19 cm
Repository:
George J. Mitchell Department of Special Collections & Archives, Bowdoin College Library, Brunswick, Maine 04011
Abstract:
A daily record, including mention of the Aroostook war, reading law, travels in Maine, teaching school, the Amistad trial, temperance, and religious concerns by a Brunswick, Maine, resident.
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: John F. Wingate diaries, Miscellaneous Manuscript Collection, George J. Mitchell Department of Special Collections & Archives, Bowdoin College Library, Brunswick, Maine

A daily record, including mention of the Aroostook war, reading law, travels in Maine, teaching school, the Amistad trial, temperance, and religious concerns by a Brunswick, Maine, resident.

Corporate Name(s):
  • Amistad (Schooner).
Genre(s):
  • Diaries. -- lcgft.
Geographic Name(s):
  • Maine -- Social life and customs.
  • Brunswick (Me.) -- Social life and customs.
Personal Name(s):
  • Wingate, John F., 1823- -- Diaries
Subject(s):
  • Aroostook War, 1839.
  • Slave insurrections -- United States.

"A memorandum of events commencing on the 7th day of Sept., 1838"--Vol. 1, p. [1].

John F. Wingate diaries

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

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