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University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the George Frederick Barker Diary, 1851, 1861



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Creator: Barker, George Frederick
Title: George Frederick Barker Diary
Dates: 1851, 1861
Abstract: Daily accounts by Barker (1835-1910), renowned chemist and physicist who taught at the University of Pennsylvania from 1873-1900, of an ocean voyage from Boston to New Orleans (March-August, 1851) with some entries for the beginning period of the Civil War (July-August, 1861).
Extent: 1 volume
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History,The University of Texas at Austin

Scope and Contents

Daily accounts by Barker (1835-1910), renowned chemist and physicist who taught at the University of Pennsylvania from 1873-1900, of an ocean voyage from Boston to New Orleans (March-August, 1851) with some entries for the beginning period of the Civil War (July-August, 1861).

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Index Terms

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Barker, George Frederick.
Civil War—Civilian life.
Ocean travel.

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George Frederick Barker Diary, 1851, 1861, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

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2N241 Diary, 1851, 1861

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