George Bragdon Diaries
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Diaries of a Civil War soldier. Included are the original diaries, a handwritten copy of one of the diaries, and photocopies of the diaries. Also included are genealogies of the Bragdon family by George F. Dow and Celia McCobb Bragdon written in 1972.
- Majority of material found within ( 1862-1863)
- Bragdon, George (Person)
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George Bragdon lived and died in Alna, Maine. He married Jane Belknap and enlisted in the Union army in May 1861 to fight in the Civil War. His granddaughter was Celia McCobb Bragdon, born in 1890.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Celia McCobb Bragdon in 1972.
- Bragdon family
- Bragdon, Celia McCobb
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- Dow, George F.
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- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Guide to the George Bragdon Diaries
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