John S. C. Abbott

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John S. C. Abbott

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John Stevens Cabot Abbott, born in Brunswick in 1805, graduated from Bowdoin College in 1825 along with Henry Wadsworth Longfellow and Nathaniel Hawthorne. Abbott became a minister, working at different churches throughout New England.

He wrote many historical works, biographies, and religious texts. He died in 1877 in Fair Haven, Connecticut.

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About This Item

  • Title: John S. C. Abbott
  • Creation Date: circa 1865
  • Subject Date: circa 1865
  • Town: Brunswick, Fair Haven
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: CT, ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 26 cm x 21 cm
  • Local Code: Photographs--People--Abbott
  • Object Type: Image

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