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Richard Wayne Bradeen Letters, 1866-1879

0.25 linear feet.

Catalog Number:M256


Agency History /
Biographical Note:

Richard Wayne Bradeen was born April 19, 1847 in Porter, Maine. He received his medical education from the Medical School of Maine at Bowdoin College, receiving his M.D. with the class of 1871. After being graduated, Bradeen practiced medicine in Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin, where he died on March 1, 1881.

Scope and Content:
Letters written by Richard Wayne Bradee, chiefly addressed to his brother, John, and written from Saco and Brunswick, Maine, between 1866 and 1869. The letters concern personal, family and local news, with the letters from Brunswick providing insight into Bradeen's life as a student at Bowdoin College.

Finding Aid/Index:

Cite as: Richard Wayne Bradeen Letters, George J. Mitchell Department of Special Collections & Archives, Bowdoin College Library

Access Restrictions: None.

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