University of Maryland Libraries Digital Collections

Journal of Leonidas Dodson, 1873-1889


Adobe Flash is required to view this image

umd:95665
umd:95666
umd:95667
umd:95668
umd:95669
umd:95670
umd:95671
umd:95672
umd:95673
umd:95674
umd:95675
umd:95676
umd:95677
umd:95678
umd:95679
umd:95680
umd:95681
umd:95682
umd:95683
umd:95684
umd:95685
umd:95686
umd:95687
umd:95688
umd:95689
umd:95690
umd:95691
umd:95692
umd:95693
umd:95694
umd:95695
umd:95696
umd:95697
umd:95698
umd:95699
umd:95700
umd:95701
umd:95702
umd:95703
umd:95704
umd:95705
umd:95706
umd:95707
umd:95708
umd:95709
umd:95710
umd:95711
umd:95712
umd:95713
umd:95714
umd:95715
umd:95716
umd:95717
umd:95718

Summary:Leonidas Dodson (1822-1889) was a banker, teacher, and prominent citizen of Easton, Maryland. The journals are a rich source of information about local and national events, and about Dodson's church, civic, and work responsibilities. They consist of diary entries, extensive quotations and transcriptions, a number of laid-in materials, and information of Dodson's death. Subjects covered include church and religion, disease and death, crime and justice, politics, temperance, the Civil War, and slavery. For more information, please see the complete finding aid at http://hdl.handle.net/1903.1/1714. Pages 48 to 163 were not digitized, as they had been left blank. Pages 43 and 44 were also not digitized since they were absent from the journal.
Creator:Dodson, Leonidas, 1822-1889
Century:1801-1900
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:Maryland
Place of origin – Settlement:Easton
Temporal subject: 1851-1860
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:Maryland
Topical subjects:United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
Slavery -- Maryland
Maryland -- Social life and customs -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Sources
Dodson, Leonidas, 1822-1889
ArchivesUM location:Leonidas Dodson papers
  • series 1
  • box 2
  • folder 3
  • accession 85-6
Repository:Historical Manuscripts
Browse terms:Personal and Family Lives
Copyright holder:Public Domain
Collection may be protected under Title 17 of the U.S. Copyright Law. To obtain permission to publish or reproduce, please contact the University of Maryland Libraries at http://digital.lib.umd.edu/archivesum/contact.jsp.