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James Baldwin Diary

 Unprocessed — Box: 1
Identifier: 1951-12-0

Content Description

A small diary containing a few pages of genealogical information of the Baldwin family including birth and death dates for several family members and describing how his family originally came to Litchfield. The majority of the diary is a retelling of American Revolutionary War events by James Baldwin. In part of the diary, Baldwin mentions the battle of Harlem Heights and a speech by George Washington. The diary may not have actually been written by James Baldwin, but was the product of someone interviewing the man. There is a transcription of the diary in a seperate folder which is stored in the same box.

Restrictions Apply

No

Dates

  • Other: Before 1843

Creator

Extent

1.00 items (Received Extent)

1.00 items