James Douglas papers
1738-1850 (bulk 1738-1787)
German Immigrant's diary, Middleport (N.Y.)
This diary records the experiences and political thoughts of a German immigrant who lived in Middleport, New York, in the late 1840s. The author described his daily life and commented on current events, such as the European revolutions of 1848 and Fourth of July celebrations in the United States.
Language: The material is in German
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