Henry Goddard Thomas collection, 1855-1974 (bulk 1855-1865).


Flower, Eric S. Henry Goddard Thomas collection, 1855-1974 (bulk 1855-1865).

Henry Goddard Thomas collection, 1855-1974 (bulk 1855-1865).

The collection includes the journals of a college student. The diaries cover the years 1855 to 1860 and record his life and impressions just before he entered the military service. They provide insight into the character of both Thomas and his home city, Portland, Maine. Included also are typed transcripts of the journals and a biographical sketch by Eric S. Flower, August 22, 1974. Included also is a certificate of admission to Bowdoin College as a probationary student signed by Leonardus Wood in 1855. Included also is a signed letter to Lot M. Morrill dated Feb. 25, 1865 thanking him for a confirmation.

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Bowdoin College

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Rufus King Cushing (1802-1889) was born in Brunswick, Maine, and earned degrees from Bowdoin College in 1821 and 1824. He practiced medicine in Bangor and Brewer, Maine, and served as the first city physician of Bangor in 1834. From the description of [Diplomas issued to Rufus King Cushing] 1821-1824. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 488682502 ...

Morrill, Lot M. (Lot Myrick), 1812-1883

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American statesman. From the description of Autograph letter signed : [n.p.], to W.P. Fessenden, 1862 Nov. 15. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270612916 From the description of Autograph letter signed : [n.p.], to William Pitt Fessenden, 1867 Dec. 28. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270612918 U.S. secretary of the treasury, U.S. senator from and governor of Maine. From the description of Letters of Lot M. Morrill, 1867-1868. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: ...

Flower, Eric S.

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Reference librarian, University of Maine, Orono. From the description of State of Maine photographic materials in Maine libraries, 1972. (Maine Historical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 233634682 ...

Thomas, Henry Goddard, 1837-1897

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