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James Peet diaries : typescript copies, 1856-1865

Peet, James

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  • Format Manuscripts, Theses
  • Physical Details
    • 0.4 c.f. (1 archives box)
  • OCLC ocn466135320, ocn466140399

Summary

  • Typewritten transcript of diaries, 1856-1860, 1862-1863, 1865, of a Methodist pastor, detailing preaching tours and pastorates in Anoka, Minnesota, and the Superior and Bayfield, Wisconsin, areas, including church statistics; also concerns his service as chaplain of the 50th Regiment, United States Colored Infantry, in Vicksburg, Mississippi, and Pensacola, Florida.

Notes

  • Original diaries in possession of Ed. L. Peet, Minneapolis, Minnesota, at the time of transcription.
  • Copy of a transcription made by the Minnesota Historical Society, circa 1937.