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Library Summary

Status: In Progress
Type: Real
Size: Medium (101 - 500)

Gershom Bulkeley

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Library Information
Library date
1713-12-02
Location
Library size (titles)
~300
Library size (volumes)
Sources
Will; A Digest of the Early Connecticut Probate Records, Vol. II, pp. 165-167 (dated 26 May 1712)
Thomas W. Jodziewicz, "A Stranger in the Land: Gershom Bulkeley of Connecticut." Transactions of the American Philosophical Society, New Series 78:2 (1988), pp. 73-94. Includes a transcription of a 1714-15 lists of Bulkeley's library drawn up during a probate dispute.
Library notes
Those mentioned in Bulkeley's will have currently been added; the titles listed in Jodziewicz remain to be entered.
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Entity Information
Date of birth
1636/1637
Date of death
1713-12-02
Gender
male
Places of residence
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Occupations
Legacy connections
Edward Bulkeley (son)
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