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John Martin: Expert Observer

Intro: pages 604-650

Approximately 1860-1865

John Martin concluded his 650-page journal writing about the effects of the Civil War on business and prices, his rustic furniture, profiles of his children, their educations, schools, vaccinations, and churches -- and numerous ilustrations of all.

Some people, places mentioned:

  • Center Street School
  • Rinaldo B. Wiggin
  • Levi B. Murch
  • Nath Harlow
  • Charles Sawtell
  • Mary Harkness
  • Ada Martin
  • Annie Martin
  • Junior Martin
  • Elmer Martin
  • Bangor High School
  • Division Street School
  • Joseph E. Littlefield
  • Bangor Girls First Select School
  • Third Parish Church
  • Prof. George Shepard
  • First Baptist Church
  • Thomas A. Hill