Skip to main content

John F. Wingate Diaries

Identifier: M194 .W564

  • Staff Only
  • Please use the Collection Organization section below to place requests.

Scope and Contents

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


  • Creation: 1838-1844

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.


2 Volumes (19 cm)

Language of Materials



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

Varying Form of Title

John F. Wingate diaries


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

Description rules
Anglo American Cataloguing Rules
Language of description
Script of description

Repository Details

Part of the George J. Mitchell Department of Special Collections & Archives, Bowdoin College Library, Brunswick, Maine 04011 Repository

3000 College Station
Brunswick Maine 04011 USA
(207) 725-3288