First-Hand Evidence

Collection Type

  • Books and periodicals

Date

1955

GUSN

GUSN-169910

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Description

In the middle of an early nineteenth-century diary, the diarist has recorded the weights of 11 Revolutionary War officers. With this rare bit of firsthand evidence, Charles H.P. Copeland examines some of the questions that arise from this startling piece of commentary.

Details

Additional Identification Number

Article ID 359

Collection Code

SC001

Collection Name

Old-Time New England

Reference Code

SC001.1955.046.161.001

Abstract

In the middle of an early nineteenth-century diary, the diarist has recorded the weights of 11 Revolutionary War officers. With this rare bit of firsthand evidence, Charles H.P. Copeland examines some of the questions that arise from this startling piece of commentary.

Date Notes

Volume 46, Number 161 (Summer, 1955)

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Record Details

Originator

Charles H.P. Copeland (Author)

Publications Referencing This Collection

(1955). Old Time New England. Boston, Mass.: Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities.

Description Level

Item

Place of Publication

Boston, Mass.

Publisher

Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities

Publisher Series

Old Time New England