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Identifier: M194 .E936

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Scope and Contents

Bound holograph memoir of Simeon Adams Evans (Bowdoin 1860) recounting student days at Bowdoin College, mention of classmate Thomas Brackett Reed, and the Bowdoin and Williams colleges' Greenland expedition under the direction of Prof. Paul Chadbourne (1860), Civil War medical service in the 13th and 14th Maine regiments, especially in the Port Hudson (La.) and Petersburg (Va.) campaigns, and, briefly, post-war civilian life in New Hampshire. Occasional correspondence, newspaper clippings, and Civil War documents laid in


  • Creation: 1889

Language of Materials

In English.

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.


.1 Linear Feet (1 v. (431 p.) ;27 cm)

Varying Form of Title

Simeon Adams Evans' reminscences


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


Finding Aid for the Reminiscences,1889
Finding aid prepared by MarcEdit.
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Anglo American Cataloguing Rules
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Repository Details

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

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Brunswick Maine 04011 USA
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