Leonard Woods, Brunswick, 1881

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Leonard Woods, Brunswick, 1881

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Engraving of Leonard Woods, fourth president of Bowdoin College in Brunswick.

Woods held the post from 1839-1866. He became president at age 39, one of the youngest college presidents in the U.S.

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About This Item

  • Title: Leonard Woods, Brunswick, 1881
  • Creator: Buttre, J. C.
  • Creation Date: 1881
  • Subject Date: 1881
  • Town: Brunswick
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Local Code: Coll. 420, Box 6/42, MS00-20.0281E
  • Collection: John S. H. Fogg autograph collection
  • Object Type: Image

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Maine Historical Society
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