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Goodwin, Albert Gardner, 1802-1887
Albert Gardner Goodwin (1802-1887)
0.25 linear feet (1 box)
The Albert Gardner Goodwin
papers contain correspondence between Goodwin and his family members.
Scope and Content Note
The Albert Gardner Goodwin papers contain correspondence between Goodwin and his
family members. Included in the collection are transcripts of the letters; it is
unclear why these were made or when they were made. All of the material appears to
have been bound together at some point, as there are holes punched in the sides of
the letters and transcripts.
Albert Gardner Goodwin was born on May 18, 1802 to
Nathaniel and Lydia Goodwin, in Beverly, Massachusetts. He was captain of the whaler
Hercules. Goodwin was married to Eliza Ann
Bartlett, and they had at least two children, Nathaniel (?) and Lizzie. Goodwin died
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Restrictions on Access
This collection is open for research use.
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