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Materials in the collection include many family letters, the diaries of two members of the Hewes family, and a few documents related to the attendance of Benjamin W. Hewes at Bowdoin College. The majority of the letters were saved by Benjamin W. Hewes and were written to him by friends and family members including his parents, sisters, and cousins.
Social Life and Customs
Size of Collection
2 boxes (1.5 linear feet)
Dates of Collection
SpC MS 1741
Special Collections, Raymond H. Fogler Library, University of Maine, "Hewes Family Papers, 1843-1918" (2016). Finding Aids. Number 291.