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George B. Gordon

Collection number: MS 28

Size: 1 item (0.10 cu.ft.)

About George B. Gordon

George B. Gordon, a sailor from Beverly, MA, served aboard the U.S.S. Savannah during the Civil War and on various ships afterwards.

About the George B. Gordon Diary

Diary kept between 1864 and October 1870 that describes the Union blockade of the Gulf coast of Florida and George B. Gordon’s subsequent voyages to Rio de Janeiro, Shanghai, and Liverpool. A section of the volume, from April 1866 through September 1869, is missing.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

This collection is open.

Copyright Notice

Copyright is retained by the authors of these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

Preferred Citation

George B. Gordon Diary, 1864-1870, MS 28, Milne Special Collections and Archives, University of New Hampshire Library, Durham, NH, USA.

Acquisitions Information

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