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Wedding planner

Identifier: M194 .P678 W4

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Scope and Contents

Bowdoin College album appropriated as a wedding planner, listing numerous invited guests to a December 1867 Newburyport (Mass.) wedding and reception of an unnamed bride from Newburyport and groom from Portland, Me. Also included are lists of names of Portland callers to the couple's Portland residence in January and February, 1868, and an inventory of wedding gifts. Guests named include Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. Also includes an incomplete ms. draft of a play written in French entitled La position delicate


  • Creation: 1867-1868

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. ;19 cm)


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

Uncontrolled Related/Analytical Title

Position delicate

Finding Aid for the Wedding planner,1867-1868
Finding aid prepared by MarcEdit.
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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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