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Leonard G. Freeman Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0188

Scope and Contents

The Freeman collection consists of personal papers mostly from the end of his life. Includes letters from his daughter, receipts and bills from his home, and papers dealing with his Civil War pension, and the reunions of the 14th Maine volunteers.

Dates

  • 1868-1930

Creator

Restrictions on Access

Kept at Fogler Library's offsite storage facility. One week's notice required for retrieval.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

Information on literary rights available in the repository.

Biographical Note

Leonard G. Freeman was born in 1836. He enlisted from Maxfield, Maine in Company D, 14th Maine Volunteers on 11 Dec. 1861. He served in that regiment throughout the Civil War. In 1868, he was an agent for the "Electric Health Restoring Company". In 1874, he worked for the Grand Trunk Railway of Canada. He is listed in the Bangor city directories as a laborer. He died in Bangor on May 18, 1922.

Extent

1 linear foot (1 box)

Language of Materials

English

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift.
Title
Guide to the Leonard G. Freeman Papers
Status
In Progress
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
English.

Repository Details

Part of the Raymond H. Fogler Library Special Collections Repository

Contact:
5729 Raymond H. Fogler Library
University of Maine
Orono ME 04469-5729 United States
207-581-1686