The Brodhead Diaries 1846-1849
Keywords:American History, James Romeyn Brodhead, George Bancroft, Rutgers
AbstractThe article is based on the diaries of John Romeyn Brodhead (1814-1873), written 1846-1849, the period in which he acted as Secretary of the United States Legation to the Court of St.James under George Bancroft (1800 - 1891). They present an intimate glimpse of the personalities, politics, and culture of the period.
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