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Bowdoin in wartime materials

 Record Group
Identifier: A03.39

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Scope and Content

Miscellaneous military material related to Bowdoin College, the bulk dating from just after the Civil War to the conclusion of World War II. Contained within these materials are various manuscript materials including correspondence. A large portion deals with collection of information for the book "Bowdoin in the War," which is a listing of all of the Bowdoin men who fought in the Civil War, both North and South. Also, there is information collected for the book "Bowdoin in the World War," describing the men who fought for Bowdoin in World War I and also what took place on campus during the War.


  • Creation: 1836-1964


Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions.


0.3 Linear Feet

Language of Materials


Guide to Bowdoin in Wartime Materials
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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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